The Masters of Science in Nursing (RN to MSN option) degree is a competency-based program that builds on the foundation of previous nursing education at the associate degree or diploma levels. The BSN portion of the degree focuses on contemporary nursing practice in the developing of skills and competencies using technology-based learning. It is structured to develop high quality, highly educated BSN nurses preparing graduates who are equipped to function in new roles as members of healthcare teams in many settings by expanding nurses
WGU Texas offers degrees, not classes. As a competency-based online university, progress through your degree program is determined by demonstrating your competence through carefully designed assessments and completion of a capstone project. As a student in this program, you will complete the courses listed below in order to graduate. These courses are required. Each course contains a study guide and recommended learning resources for you to use. Your assigned mentor will help guide you through the process.