BSN@Home (RN to BS) Program


Students are admitted and enroll for courses through UW–Madison and must meet all degree requirements for the nursing program. The baccalaureate degree in nursing will be awarded by UW–Madison. The program is nationally accredited and approved by the Wisconsin State Board of Nursing.

Eligibility Requirements

  • A registered nurse with an associate degree in nursing or graduation from a three-year nursing program
  • A minimum grade point average of 2.5
  • Meets university admission requirements at UW–Madison

Application Process

Students apply online for admission to the BSN@Home Program through the UW–Madison Office of Undergraduate Admissions, indicating "Nursing (Collaborative Program)" as their intended major. Apply online at:

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Information for International Nurse Candidates

Students who have earned an Associate’s Degree in Nursing (ADN) (or equivalent degree) through an international institution are eligible for admission consideration to the BSN@Home program. Review the program’s International Nurse Admission Requirements (pdf) for more information.