Chamberlain University has more than 125 years of history preparing extraordinary nursing graduates and healthcare professionals.
Whether you're an aspiring nurse looking to launch a rewarding career, a nursing professional looking to advance your career, or a professional looking to impact public health, Chamberlain offers the degree programs, options and resources to help you succeed.
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Chamberlain is committed to providing quality and accessible nursing education. Our team is with you every step of the way, providing the information you need to make the decisions that best serve you.
RNs: Complete Your BSN Online
Are you a registered nurse?
Advance your degree in as few as 3 semesters
If you are a registered nurse with an active RN license looking to earn your BSN, Chamberlain's RN to BSN Online Degree Completion Option can help prepare you for the next step in your career.
RN-BSN students entering in the 2016/17 school year received an average of 87
credit hours between CCAP, transfer and proficiency credit
Complete the RN to BSN online option in as few as 3 semesters with year round, full time enrollment
Of the RN-BSN students enrolling in the Fall 2016 cohort 75% received institutional aid or qualified for a special tuition rate in their first academic year
The duties and titles of registered nurses often depend on where they work and the patients they work with. While there are many possibilities for working with specific patient groups, below are examples of a few examples provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics:
Designed by RNs for RNs, the curriculum is meant to challenge your thinking about nursing and your role as a professional nurse as well as help you prepare for expanded roles.
Courses on your schedule with no mandatory login times and 24/7 access to the online library, Helpdesk, tutoring services & career services
Responsive faculty respond to you within 24 hours on weekdays & 48 hours on weekends
All that's required is a current RN license approved by your state and you get 77 proficiency credits before you even begin
Experiential learning activities enhance the curriculum as you apply knowledge in the classroom and in your current role
You can be full-time or part-time, whichever works for your schedule. All RN to BSN courses are offered every 8 weeks.
RN-BSN students entering in the 2016/17 school year received an average of 87 credit hours between CCAP, transfer and proficiency credit
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How do I get in?
A nursing diploma or Associate Degree in Nursing from an institution recognized by the Department of Education.
Next Session Starts May 6Our admission representatives are available to answer your questions about admission requirements and walk you through the application process.
As an RN, we know you’re coming to Chamberlain with valuable credits from your previous experiences. To maximize on your experiences and education, we are committed to making the transfer process seamless for you. View the Transfer Guide to learn more.
Next Session Starts January 7Our admission representatives are available to answer your questions about admission requirements and walk you through the application process.
Chamberlain provides you with individualized support throughout your educational journey beginning with the admissions process. Your admissions representative will work with you to build a schedule that will work with your life and finances, whether that's one class or three. Check out the Net Price Calculator for an estimate of federal and institutional aid.
Costs subject to change each session and vary by individual circumstances. Program availability varies by state/location
View tuition and expenses information for the RN to BSN Online Degree Completion Option.
Chamberlain partners with healthcare institutions, community colleges and associations to provide accessible educational opportunities for registered nurses.
Call 877.751.5783 or request information to see if you qualify for a group-specific tuition rate
because of your association with one of our healthcare partners.
Accreditation, State Authorizations & Approvals
Chamberlain University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (www.hlcommission.org), a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
The baccalaureate degree in nursing program, master's degree in nursing program, and Doctor of Nursing Practice program at Chamberlain University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington DC 20001, 202-887-6791.
For the most updated accreditation information, visit chamberlain.edu/accreditation.
See accreditation and state authorization information or view a full list of program approvals by state.
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