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new RNs needed nationally by 2028

10,000 or more
RNs needed in Maryland by 2025

annual RN salary

A nursing education designed to be among the best in America.

The need for proven, dedicated nursing professionals has never been greater. Whether you're new to nursing or looking to expand and enhance your expertise, the University of Maryland School of Nursing offers you an exciting opportunity to make a difference.

UMSON offers two Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) options:

Entry-Into-Nursing BSN

for those who:

  • do not have a previous nursing degree
    (including those who have a bachelor's degree in a field other than nursing)

offered at:

No matter which location you choose, you'll experience the same curricula and course progression, and complete the same requirements. 

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RN-to-BSN Option

for licensed RNs who have a:

  • diploma in nursing
  • associate degree in nursing

offered fully online

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