A UW Nursing Degree That Fits Your Life

Choose From Two Online Formats

You need a BSN degree—but you’re busy. Not to worry. You can complete an accredited University of Wisconsin Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree online. And you can even decide how you want to learn by choosing the path that best fits you: UW Flexible Option or BSN@Home.


Which RN to BSN Path Is Right for You?

You have your associate degree in nursing and an RN license. Now, you need to complete your Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) to move your career forward. University of Wisconsin System offers two online options, both designed for busy nurses like you, to earn your degree as conveniently as possible.


Want the format of a traditional instructor-directed online program? Earn a BSN degree from one of six University of Wisconsin campuses.

  • Complete a curriculum that combines the expertise of UW nursing faculty at six campuses
  • Engage with other nursing students
  • Pay affordable tuition
  • Take courses on a semester schedule
    • All core courses are offered online, asynchronously every term (fall, spring, summer)
    • 7 and 14-week course options available in fall and spring.


Flexible Option

Prefer to study independently? Earn a UW-Milwaukee BSN online through the competency-based UW Flexible Option.

  • Work at your own pace
  • Use your nursing experience to progress through the curriculum faster
  • Save time and money on your degree
  • Start any month
  • Earn a degree from the nationally recognized UW-Milwaukee College of Nursing


nursingonline.wisconsin.edu program is a collaboration of UW Extended Campus and:

  • UW-Extension
  • UW-Eau Claire
  • UW-Green Bay
  • UW-Madison
  • UW-Milwaukee
  • UW-Oshkosh
  • UW-Stevens Point