RN-BS Nursing (RN-BSN) Frequently Asked Questions
For general questions regarding Utica College, please go to General Frequently Asked Questions.
- Are there clinicals?
- How long is the program?
- Is the program 100% online?
- Are there books?
- Do you accept transfer credits?
- Where do I find the Nursing Handbook?
Are there clinicals?
Utica College values the clinical application of theory. Student directed clinical practicums are part of some courses and occur in the student's own community.
How long is the program?
The program can typically be completed in 3 years or less. However, it may be completed sooner based on transfer credits or student case load.
Is the program 100% online?
Yes. You will take all coursework and tests online. There are also no residencies or clinicals.
Are there books?
Yes. Students enrolled in an online program at Utica College purchase textbooks via our online bookstore. UC will ship the books to your home so that you have them in time for the start of class.
Do you accept transfer credits?
Yes. We will accept between 60 to 90 transfer credits if past coursework meets Utica's criteria.
** For more questions, please call (866) 295-3106 to speak with a Program Manager.