Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing in one year!

For more than 20 years, new and experienced Registered Nurses have chosen UW Bothell to complete their Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree! Nurses can advance their education and career in our unique hybrid program that combines in-person and online learning.

This hybrid format fits both the busy schedule of a working nurse and the needs of personal commitments. The RN to BSN program prepares you for success and excellence in nursing!

Convenient & flexible

  • Multiple locations
    Our program is offered at Bothell, Everett, and Shoreline.
  • Various starts
    Our program admits students in January and September.
  • Hybrid schedule
    Your classes meet in person every other week.
  • Full-Time track
    You will take two to three courses in a quarter and graduate in 12 months.
  • Part-Time track
    Give yourself some flexibility by taking one course at a time.

Graduation Rate

The BSN program has one of the highest completion rates, with an over 90% graduation rate year after year!

Recognizing the role of the nurse

UW Bothell faculty member Justin Gill recognizes nurses’ vital role in providing health services and continuing their education.

What’s next for your career?

Information for future students

The RN to BSN at UW Bothell provides a pathway for students who have earned an Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) and want to advance their education and career by earning a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN). If you want to learn more about the RN to BSN pathway to a Nursing career, please visit Become a Registered Nurse.

Opportunities on the Seattle campus

The University of Washington Seattle offers a BSN and an Accelerated BSN program (for those holding a Bachelor’s degree in another field). If you would like to learn more about their programs, call 206-543-8736 or e-mail asknursing@uw.edu.


The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at the University of Washington Bothell is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791 (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).