RN to MSN Bridge Program Overview Drexel's MSN bridge program is for RN's who have a BSN equivalent or a Bachelor’s degree in a field other than nursing and now wish to pursue their MSN degree. The required “bridge course” in the MSN Advance Role Track is NURS 335: Genetics and Genomics: Application to Nursing Practice (3.0 quarter credits.) This class is available entirely online, is delivered in 10-week, quarter term session and includes a required field experience. This course is offered in any given term, and includes mandatory synchronous class meetings. After successfully completing all requirements and admission to the MSN program, you'll progress directly into graduate-level courses. The BSN is not awarded in this program.To apply, please complete the admission process to the MSN program of your choice and seek initial advisement from the MSN program academic advisors. Eligible MSN ProgramsMSN Clinical Nurse LeaderMSN in Clinical Trials ResearchMSN in Innovation and Intra/Entrepreneurship in Advanced Nursing PracticeMSN in Leadership in Health Systems ManagementMSN in Nursing EducationNurse Practitioner programs are not eligibleProgram FeaturesSynchronous online lectures are offered in a highly interactive e-Learning method that both challenges and engages studentsThe master's degree in nursing at Drexel University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing EducationAn experienced and board certified faculty from Drexel’s acclaimed College of Nursing and Health Professions For questions, please contact:Redian Furxhiu Student Services Manager Clinical Nurse Leader, Clinical Trials, and Nursing Education tracks267.359.5691 firstname.lastname@example.orgAmy Pelak Rothstein Student Services Manager Innovation and Nursing Leadership tracks267.359.5692 email@example.comState restrictions may apply to some programs. Learn more. Curriculum NURS 335 Genetics and Genomics: Application to Nursing Practice 3.0Total Credits3.0This course focuses on current issues in genetics, genomics, and pharmacogenomics and healthcare. Genetic and genomic influences across the healthcare continuum (health prevention, health promotion, disease management, and personalized medicine) are addressed. Admissions Criteria To be considered for admission, please apply to the eligible MSN program of your choice and then submit the required documents for that program. Once accepted into the program you may request to waive the bridge course. Tuition The tuition rate for the academic year 2016-2017 is $913 per credit. (A 10% discount off Drexel's regular tuition rate of $1014 per credit) Academic Calendar Term Classes Begin Classes End Exams Begin Exams End Fall 2016 September 19, 2016 December 3, 2016 December 5, 2016 December 10, 2016 Winter 2017 January 9, 2017 March 18, 2017 March 20, 2017 March 25, 2017 Spring 2017 April 3, 2017 June 10, 2017 June 12, 2017 June 16, 2017 Summer 2017 June 26, 2017 September 2, 2017 September 5, 2017 September 9, 2017 Apply today for the RN-MSN Bridge Program Apply now to begin your application for obtaining a Drexel degree online! or Any problems? Find help or contact us.