Pennsylvania BSN in Nursing School Highlights
Schools with RN-BSN Programs
There are 45 nursing schools in Pennsylvania with CCNE or ACEN accredited RN to BSN / BSN programs. Philadelphia and Pittsburgh are host to many of the nursing schools in PA, but there are also rural areas where students decide to go to college.
Pennsylvania universities average enrollment is 6,819 students (national average is around 8,000). Temple University (35,000+), University of Pennsylvania (24,000+), and Drexel University (21,000+) are among the largest universities in the state. Most options, however, have enrollments of around 5,000 students. Some schools have under 1,000.
There are 25 different cities in Pennsylvania with nursing schools offering CCNE or ACEN-accredited Bachelor's in Nursing degrees. As previously mentioned, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh have the most, but other cities like Villanova, Scranton, and Reading also have different options.