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RN to BSN: Earn your Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree at CMC

Our online courses are a perfect fit for the working nurse

Colorado Mountain College’s RN to BSN program builds upon the clinical experience gained in the Associate Degree in Nursing (AAS) program. Students will broaden the scope of their knowledge with greater emphasis on nursing theory, community health, population focused care, research and evidenced based practices and leadership.

Working as a nurse while working toward your BSN degree at CMC is a perfect fit. Most coursework is online, allowing you the flexibility to complete assignments during times that fit your weekly work schedule.

Our curriculum is also designed to complement your work and you’ll have the chance to observe theory in action. You’ll choose fieldwork projects relevant to the area of your practice in alignment with course outcomes.

Accreditation for the BSN Program

Colorado Mountain College’s baccalaureate degree in nursing (RN-BSN) program has been approved by the Colorado Commission of Higher Education, The Colorado Department of Education, and the Higher Learning Commission.

The baccalaureate degree in nursing (RN-BSN) program at Colorado Mountain College is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, 202-887-6791.

In addition, the RN-BSN Program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, Georgia, 30326, 404-975-5000.

BSN Application Deadline

June 15, 2018

... is the deadline to apply for the Fall 2018 term

Fall Information Sessions

Come meet with us. Bring your questions about the program or application process.

Associates: Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 3:30pm
Bachelors: Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 5pm
CMC Glenwood Springs, Room 207

Associates: Thursday, October 26, 2017, 12pm
Bachelors: Thursday, October 26, 2017, 1:30pm
CMC Spring Valley, Calaway Center, Room 127

Associates: Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 1 pm
Bachelors: Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 1:30pm
CMC Dillon, Room 102

Associates: Tuesday, November 7, 2017, 4pm
Bachelors: Tuesday, November 7, 2017, 5:30pm
CMC Breckenridge, Auditorium

Program Completion

Bachelor’s Degree-Program (Spring Valley and Breckenridge combined cohorts groups)

Expected Level of Achievement Year Program Completion
>80% will graduate within 150% of length of program or 6 semesters 2017 Graduates 56%
>80% will graduate within 150% of length of program or 6 semesters 2016 Graduates 33%

This initial cohort started in October 2014, 56% of students have already graduated, and the remaining 33% are progressing towards graduation with extended time due to leave absence from for 1 year. Attrition 11% for 2014 cohort.

Graduate Program Satisfaction

Bachelor Degree-Program (Spring Valley and Breckenridge Combined)

Expected Level of Achievement Year Satisfaction Rate Number of Graduates Response Rate
≥80% 2017 Graduates In Progress In Progress In Progress
≥80% 2016 Graduates 100% 15 80%

BSN Graduate Job Placement

Bachelor Degree-Program (Spring Valley and Breckenridge combined)

Expected Level of Achievement Graduate Year Graduate Job Placement Number of Graduates Response Rate
≥80% 2017 Graduates In Progress In Progress In Progress
≥80% 2016 Graduates 100% 15 100%