Pathways to Nursing

Flow Chart Pathways to Nursing – see outline after image


Pathways to nursing start with a High School Diploma

  1. Licensed Vocational Nurse, 12-18 months
    1. Transition Program to Registered Nursing ADN 1 year
      1. Transitional Program to Baccalaureate Degree *
        1. Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) (FNP) 2 years *
           
  2. Registered Nurse, Associate Degree 2 years
    1. Transitional Program to Baccalaureate Degree *
      1. Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) (FNP) 2 years *
         
  3. Registered Nursing Baccalaureate Degree (BSN) *
    1. Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) (FNP) 2 years *
       
  4. College Graduate with a Bachelors Degree in Another Field
    1. Registered Nurse Associate Degree 2 years
      1. Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) (FNP) 2 years *
    2. Accelerated Second Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN) 18 months *
      1. Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) (FNP) 2 years *

* Offered at Stan State

Stanislaus State offers BSN, MSN, and FNP degrees through these programs

  • Pre-licensure
  • RN-BSN
  • RN-BSN (Online)
  • ASBSN
  • MSN
  • FNP