Get ahead with your BSN Degree

Demand is growing faster than ever for nurses to have their BSN degree. The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor has long been home to one of the best nursing programs in Texas. Now, through MyWay at UMHB, Registered Nurses with an Associates Degree in Nursing have the opportunity to receive a Bachelor of Science in Nursing through our fully online competency-based education program.

Finish your degree at your own pace

The MyWay program is a competency-based education (CBE) program. At UMHB, that means you learn at your own personal pace, then decide when you’re ready to take an assessment to demonstrate competency. No waiting for the test date to arrive! Once you’ve demonstrated mastery of an assessment, you’re free to move on to the next one. All this happens while a part of a personal support system of success coaches and faculty.

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You choose your payments

One-Time

A single payment of

$3,250

or

Monthly

6 monthly payments of

$542

All resources are included so there are no textbook fees. In fact, there are no additional or hidden fees. Financial aid is also available for MyWay.

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Admission requirements

Prospective students seeking admission to the RN to BSN program must:

  • Hold an active, unencumbered Registered Nurse’s license within your state
  • Be employed as an RN and maintain employment as an RN throughout the duration of the degree
  • Have an overall grade point average of 3.0 or higher
  • Have a minimum of 24 hours of specific courses which will count toward the BSN degree
  • For new ADN graduates, conditional admittance may be granted upon successful completion of NCLEX-RN and employment as an RN
  • Reside within Texas or one of the approved National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA) States: http://nc-sara.org/sara-states-institutions

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Courses you will take

Our RN to BSN program is designed around competencies instead of courses.

  • Plan of Care
  • Levels of Evidence
  • Evaluate Interventions
  • Patient Delegation
  • Integrate Policies
  • Plan Communication
  • Nursing in the Community

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Enjoy the flexibility

Offering a fully online delivery, MyWay lets you work when you like, wherever you are. All content, assessments, and interactions are accessed through our custom-designed online system. You can set your own calendar and move at your own pace, and any clinical work required can be completed where you’re already working. New terms start each month, so you can begin when you're ready, take the time you need on challenging subjects, and move more quickly through familiar topics. As a transfer-friendly program, our admissions counselors will ensure that your Associate Degree will accelerate your time to completion.

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Get more from your tuition

Master as many credit hours as you can during your 6-month subscription for a flat rate of $3,250—the more you complete, the more affordable it becomes. We offer full or monthly payment plans to help you budget. All resources are included so there are no textbook fees. In fact, there are no additional or hidden fees. Financial aid is also available for MyWay.

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Learn from the best

Developed by UMHB faculty and focused on the highest quality of teaching and research, the MyWay curriculum and learning environment reflect UMHB’s Scott & White School of Nursing standards of excellence in education. Personal success coaches and 24/7 online tutoring will help you reach your academic goals. You'll enjoy personal interactions with UMHB faculty and staff, and you'll even have the opportunity to join online communities with other students. MyWay brings UMHB to you - where you are!

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How CBE Works

Here's a breakdown of how competency-based education (CBE) works for you.

We collaborated with industry leaders and faculty members to create Competencies that all students should know when they graduate.

Faculty members from UMHB created assignments and assessments (badges) to measure the Competencies then content (apps) to help people show evidence of knowing the Competencies.

Students transfer in as many courses as possible, sign up for a 6-month term, and work with a Student Success Coach to finish apps and badges until they earn the degree.

You have coaching and you have professors helping you out. You can really do it if you set your mind to it. If it wasn't for the MyWay program, I wouldn't have been able to get my degree and change my family's life. See for yourself and apply today.

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Program Accreditation

The baccalaureate degree in nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. The School of Nursing is a member of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing and is approved by the Texas Board of Nursing.

The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, telephone 404-679-4500, http://www.sacscoc.org for questions about the accreditation of the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor.