Frequently Asked Questions


How quickly can I complete the bachelor’s degree in nursing?

Following the plan of study, you will complete the bachelor’s degree in nursing in two years. However, you are able to adjust your schedule to complete in less or more time as needed. 

Can I take classes online or face-to-face?

The RN to BSN program is 100% online. No face-to-face classes are available. 

What financial assistance is available to help me pay for college?

COTC awards more than $1 million in scholarships to students each year.

Every student is encouraged to complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid(FAFSA) to be considered for grants, scholarships and loans. Students who complete the FAFSA are automatically considered for some scholarships. Other scholarships require an application.

See scholarships for more information, or connect with the Office of Student Financial Services at 740.366.9435 or email