Program Overview

Are you ready to take the next step? Discover ways to lead in the world of nursing through MidAmerica Nazarene University's RN-BSN program.

With our accelerated program, you can complete your degree at your own pace, online, whether part-time or full-time.

You Should Know

  • Fully online
  • Fulfill a minimum of 30* credit hours at $388 per credit hour
  • Complete in as little as 12 months, or at your own pace

We've helped hundreds of working nurses go back to school and complete their bachelor degrees.

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at MidAmerica Nazarene University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington DC, 20001, 202-887-6791.

The University accreditation is through the Higher Learning Commission.

Next Opportunity**

  • February 14, 2022

*A minimum of 30 credit hours must be taken at MNU to graduate. Most RN-BSN students will need approximately 40-42 credit hours to graduate. We offer complimentary transcript evaluations to determine how many hours will transfer to MNU. The total number of credit hours required to graduate with a BSN is 120 hours, which includes both credit earned at MNU and through transfer credit.
**For application deadline information, please contact us at 913-971-3800 or at

Attend an Information Session

Costs & Value

A degree from MNU is a competitively priced, affordable option designed for students with a busy schedule. We’re here to help you find the best options to assist you as you work toward earning your degree.

  • Credit Hours: 30 minimum*
  • Tuition: $388/credit hour**

Payment Options

Your degree is an investment in your future. We have a variety of different payment options available, so you can choose the option or combination of options, that best fits your situation. Total cost, including fees and tuition, will be calculated based on your program, and can be divided into multiple payments.

Family Education Discount

MNU partners with many metro companies, organizations, and schools to provide reduced education costs for employees. With these partnerships, employees and some immediate family members can receive a discount on the RN-BSN Program.

Military/Veteran Financial Aid

MNU appreciates the service and protection that the Military provides for us all. We offer a Military Financial Aid Program that can help active military, veterans and their spouses reposition themselves in the working world.

*A minimum of 30 credit hours must be taken at MNU to graduate. Most RN-BSN students will need approximately 40-42 credit hours to graduate. We offer complimentary transcript evaluations to determine how many hours will transfer to MNU. The total number of credit hours required to graduate with a BSN is 120 hours, which includes both credit earned at MNU and through transfer credit.
**Prices effective July 1, 2020 for new starts.

Job Opportunities

A degree like RN-BSN from MNU can open doors on your career. Our Career Options tool lets you explore real-time current job opportunities that this degree could qualify you for. We've pre-selected the Kansas City metro for you, but if you're located elsewhere, or looking to move, simply update the location and you can see job opportunities anywhere in the U.S.

Get Started!


Try our Career Insights Survey to get your customized job profile report!

Explore Now!

Our People are the Difference

Our faculty and staff know how difficult starting or resuming college can be. With a Christlike mindset, we are here to support your success throughout your program.

Do you live outside Kansas?

States require that the MidAmerica Nazarene University be authorized to deliver university-level distance and online education to their residents. Find out if your state is included in our Online Degree Authorization agreements.