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Online Campus – for Registered Nurses

Online Nursing Programs

For Registered Nurses (RN) wanting to earn their BSN. We have built our program for people on-the-go. Most students complete the program in 12-16 months or take more time if life demands.

Speak with an Enrollment Counselor today: 1-844-848-1515.

For Registered Nurses (BSN, RN) wanting to earn their MSN.

Based on the nurse leader competencies developed by American Organization for Nursing Leadership (AONL) and jointly developed by HCA leaders, this MSN option provides knowledge and skill development for baccalaureate-prepared nurses interested in advancing into a leadership role within the healthcare setting.

This MSN option gives you the opportunity to explore flexible new pathways in your nursing career, share your passion with tomorrow’s nurses, and help shape the future of nursing.

The Online MSN program is 36 semester credit hours with courses offered over 8-week terms.

Speak with an Enrollment Counselor today: 1-844-848-1515.

Frequently Asked Questions

Because distance education authorization requirements vary by state, the program may not be available in all states. In order to enroll and continue enrollment in the program, students in the Online RN to BSN  or Online MSN program must remain a resident of a state in which Galen has all necessary approvals. Please contact our Admissions team for questions related to your specific state.

In the evaluation of transfer credit, Galen utilizes TES®, the Transfer Evaluation System from CollegeSource which is the premier interactive database of course data from institutions of higher education to track and display previously approved courses for transfer. The equivalencies shown are for information purposes only and are subject to change due to changes in curriculum. Galen does not transfer in developmental, pre-licensure, or nursing courses taken prior to achieving an RN license.

If you have college credit that you would like to compare to this listing, please go here and follow instructions. If an equivalency is not listed, please contact one of our admissions representatives at (877) 223-7040 who can work with you to submit your courses for evaluation.

Our online faculty share the same commitment and dedication to student success as their on ground counterparts. Online nursing degree program faculty are required to respond to online education students’ requests within twenty-four (24) hours. While the online faculty is focused on academic questions raised by students, Galen maintains technical support twenty-four (24) hours a day, seven (7) days a week, to ensure that students are able to log on and send messages to their instructors any time needed.

Yes, Federal Financial Aid is available to students who qualify.  For more information about student loans, please contact your campus Financial Aid department.

Regional Accreditation
Galen College of Nursing is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Galen College of Nursing.

Programmatic Accreditation

The associate degree in nursing program offered at Galen College of Nursing’s Main Campus in Louisville, Kentucky, and off-campus instructional site in Hazard, Kentucky, is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400, Atlanta, Georgia 30326, 404-975-5000,

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

The master’s degree in nursing program is a candidate for accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400, Atlanta, GA 30326, 404-975-5000,

Take a moment to view the technical requirements for our courses.