If you aspire to achieve or advance your career in nursing — to saving lives and making a difference — the School of Nursing and Health Professions has a program for you.


Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program

  • Four-year program that will prepare you to become licensed as a registered nurse
  • Clinical experiences throughout the region in a variety of settings
  • Pediatric rotation in Memphis at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

RN to BSN  program

  • For registered nurses looking to complete their Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
  • Offered 100% online
  • Can be completed in one full calendar year
  • Clinical component emphasizing leadership and community health competencies

DNP post-master's program

  • Designed for  advanced practice registered nurses to advance their careers
  • Two year program
  • 100% online

Doctor of Nursing Practice program

  • Full-time study for three years
  • Year one is 100% online 
  • Practice hours to prepare you for competent advanced practice
  • Choose from two specializations: 


The baccalaureate degree program in nursing/Doctor of Nursing Practice program
Accredited by: Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education,
655 K Street, NW, Suite 750,
Washington, DC 20001,

Master of Science in Nursing and Doctor of Nursing Practice Programs
Accredited by: Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs
Expiration Date: Fall 2021
Next site visit: Fall 2021

Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA)
222 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, Ill. 60068-4001
Main Number: 847.655.1160
Fax: 847.692.7137
Email: c om