There are multiple pathways into Walden’s bachelor’s and master’s degree programs. When you enroll, you can choose the educational track that exactly fits your professional needs and interests.

Nursing Tracks Nursing Tracks
RN to BSN
RN to BSN to MSN
RN to MSN
BSN to MSN
Time to completion may vary by student

Choose the RN to BSN track if you are a registered nurse who wishes to earn your bachelor’s degree through our Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Completion Program.

Choose the RN to BSN to MSN track if you are a registered nurse who wants the opportunity to earn your BSN while working toward your MSN. With this accelerated program of study, you can earn both your bachelor’s and your master’s degrees in less time and at a lower cost than earning each degree separately. You will enroll at the bachelor’s level and take both bachelor’s- and master’s-level courses and then apply for admission to Walden’s MSN program following completion of undergraduate requirements.*

Choose the RN to MSN track if you are a registered nurse entering the MSN program with a hospital diploma, an associate degree in nursing, or a bachelor’s degree other than a BSN. This track is available in the following specializations:

Choose the BSN to MSN track if you are a registered nurse entering the MSN program with a BSN. This track is available in the following specializations:

*You can enter this track through either the BSN or MSN program, depending on your previous educational experience. Speak with an enrollment advisor to decide which track is best for your goals.