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Working Registered Nurses can earn a BSN with the convenience of online courses at a fully accredited university. Each year, we offer two online cohorts, allowing students to begin working on their BSN in either January and August.

      • All coursework is 100% online.

      • New cohorts begin in August and January of each year.

      • Four semester (16 month) program

      • Orientation is held on campus prior to the start of the program.

      • Application deadlines: November 1 (January cohort) and June 15 (August cohort).

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The Gateway Program enables working registered nurses to obtain a baccalaureate degree in nursing while maintaining their roles in career and family.


CCNE logoThe baccalaureate degree in nursing at The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).