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Why Choose the Green River LPN to BSN Nursing Program?

  • Small class sizes, to foster a positive learning experience
  • Hybrid Learning, 1-2 days per week of in-person coursework
  • Supportive cohort model
  • Students can work as an LPN while pursuing their BSN
  • Clinical sites and experiences in the community and acute care settings designed to meet your learning needs and help you grow as a nurse 
  • Scholarships available for all students
BSN Applications and Admissions

BSN Program Information

Embark on your journey to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) at Green River College, where our LPN to BSN program offers a seamless transition for aspiring nurses. This two-year, eight-quarter program commences each fall, providing a comprehensive and structured path for LPNs looking to advance their careers.

  • Two-year, eight-quarter program starting each fall and concluding in the summer.
  • Admits 32 students per year.
  • The BSN application cycle runs from February 1st to 4pm on April 1st each year.


  • Tuition: Approximately $14,000 for the two-year program (excluding fees and supplies). Details here.
  • Fees: Around $2,400 cover lab equipment, clinical requirements, and course materials.
  • Nursing Supplies: Roughly $185 (scrubs, scrub patches, name pin, stethoscope, etc.).
  • Immunizations: Approximately $35+.
  • Insurance: $20 per year for student liability insurance.
  • Other Costs: Varying expenses for drug screening, BLS certification, state board fees, and technology requirements.

About our Program

Green River College’s Practical Nursing Program prepares students for careers as licensed practical nurses.

Application & Admissions

How to apply, forms, frequently asked questions, and more.

Important Dates

Upcoming information sessions and workshops related to the program.

Costs & Funding

Cost and funding resources that can help you in your pursuit for advancing your future career.

Information Sessions & Workshops

Information sessions for Green River's LPN to BSN program

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Information Sessions & Workshops

Information sessions for Green River's nursing programs including certificates, LPN, and BSN.

You can book an information session with our nursing advisor using the link below. 

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BSN Accreditation

The Green River College LPN-BSN Program is pursuing accreditation from the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA), located at 2600 Virginia Avenue, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, DC 20037; phone 202-909-2487. Interested parties are invited to submit third-party comments in writing directly to NLN CNEA, attention Dr. Teresa Shellenbarger, NLN CNEA Executive Director, no later than May 6, 2024 to

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Contact & Location

For more information or to make an appointment, please contact us at:

  • Nursing Admissions
    Career and Advising Center
    Student Affairs & Success Building, 104
    253-288-3482 or

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Accreditation Information

Green River College LPN-BSN Program holds pre-accreditation status from the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation, located at 2600 Virginia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, 20037. 202-909-2487. Holding pre-accreditation status does not guarantee that initial accreditation by NLN CNEA will be received.