Concurrent Enrollment Program

ODU School of Nursing

The Concurrent Enrollment Program presents an opportunity for individuals to obtain a BSN in a timely manner while remaining in their local community. This program is for students who have earned a baccalaureate degree in another discipline and desire to enter professional nursing and obtain a baccalaureate degree in nursing (BSN). 

The concurrent enrollment nursing student will complete upper division BSN nursing courses online at Old Dominion University while concurrently enrolled in Riverside Professional Nursing Program prelicensure nursing courses. This program offers a seamless progression from completion of the diploma program at Riverside to completion of the BSN at ODU.

Concurrent Enrollment Admission Eligibility:

  • Prior completion of a bachelor's degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Admission to Old Dominion University as a second degree, degree seeking student.
  • Confirmed admission to Riverside School of Health Careers Professional Nursing Program.
  • Completion of the following prerequisite courses:

Anatomy & Physiology I
Anatomy & Physiology II
Chemistry I
Chemistry II
Developmental Psychology

Following graduation from the Riverside Professional Nursing Program and successful completion of the NCLEX-RN licensure exam, the student will be awarded 33 nursing transfer credits (at no cost) toward completion of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree (BSN). 

For more information about the Concurrent Enrollment Program call the Old Dominion School of Nursing at 1-800-yourBSN (1-800-968-7276) or e-mail Janice Hawkins, ODU Academic Advisor.

Old Dominion University School of Nursing, Norfolk, VA

Phone Number(s):
1-800-yourBSN (1-800-968-7276)


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