More than ever, we are dedicated to those who have a calling to serve their communities.
With the evolving public health situation, we have moved our BSN degree program to an online learning platform in order to continue supporting our student’s educational goals. You can now start any of our 3-year campus programs in May online until it’s safe to transition back to campus.
3-Year Bachelor of Science in Nursing
BSN Degree Program
BSN Curriculum FAQs
All students begin their hands-on learning in high technology SIMCARE CENTER™ located on each campus. Once fundamental skills have been mastered and validated, students begin on-site, direct patient-care learning opportunities, or “clinicals”.
Generally, clinicals last for the duration of the clinical course. Clinical shifts average six to eight hours, one to two days per week. Most clinicals are scheduled during the week. However, second shift and weekends may be possible. The bachelor's degree program has a total of 10 clinical courses.
Chamberlain College of Nursing students may have opportunities to experience practice settings that include large and small hospitals, long-term care facilities, community and public-health agencies, faith-based service organizations, independent practices, ambulatory care centers, public health agencies, military services (Army, Navy, and Air Force), Veteran’s Administration Medical Centers, schools, home health environments… anywhere healthcare is delivered. Students also may participate in service-based learning in other countries via the Global Health Education Program.*
*The Global Health Education Program is subject to availability based on campus location.
Chamberlain College of Nursing recognizes that nursing is an intellectually, mentally, and physically demanding profession. Students seeking admission should be aware that all graduates are expected to assimilate basic competencies and abilities throughout their education with or without reasonable accommodation.
Chamberlain students or applicants with a LPN or LVN license have the opportunity to earn the 3-year BSN degree with up to 9 proficiency credits for qualifying students who pass skills validation tests and proficiency exams.
To be eligible to apply, students must be admitted to the BSN program and hold an unrestricted, active or in-active license, as a practical/vocational nurse from the US or a jurisdiction that is an associate member of the National Council of the State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) with no active discipline or restrictions on the license.
How do I get in?
Tuition & Expenses
What types of financial assistance are available?
Chamberlain nursing programs are approved for federal financial aid. More than 90% of Chamberlain students receive some form of financial aid. View tuition and expense information for the BSN Program.
Financial aid is available in the form of federal and private loans, scholarships, grants and work-study to those who qualify. Your admissions representative will work with you to build a schedule that will work with your life and finances, whether that is one class or three. Check out the Net Price Calculator for an estimate of federal and institutional aid.
Average student tuition is less than $51K* for the BSN program.
*Average tuition based on 49 transfer or proficiency credits, 122 credit hour curriculum, $699/credit hour tuition rate. and average institutional aid granted. Books and fees not included. Does not apply to the Sacramento California Campus.
BSN Degree Locations
The 3-Year Bachelor of Science in Nursing program is available at 22 locations across the country