Looking to turn your LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) into an RN (Registered Nurse)? If you have already obtained an LPN or Paramedic license, you may go through the RN bridge program to pursue an Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) degree at the Southwest Baptist University-Salem Campus or the Southwest Baptist University-Springfield Campus in conjunction with the Mercy College of Nursing and Health Sciences of SBU.
To be admitted into the LPN to RN or paramedic to RN bridge program, you must submit:
Visit the SBU-Salem Campus page to learn more about the campus, admissions process, cost and financial aid, and more.
For questions, contact Courtney Smith, Health Professions Coordinator, at (573) 729-7071, ext. 7312 or cgsmith@SBUniv.edu.
Visit the SBU-Springfield Campus page to learn more about the campus, admissions process, cost and financial aid, and more.
For questions, contact Charlie Hungerford, director of admissions, at (417) 447-8670 or chungerford@SBUniv.edu.
Southwest Baptist University is a Christ-centered university and is committed to the integration of faith and academics in all programs and degrees. Class discussions include open dialogue about how faith impacts the academic discipline. Students are encouraged to consider their own faith and how they will incorporate their faith in their chosen career paths. SBU's goal is to produce academically qualified career professionals who are also servant leaders in today's global society.