Bachelor Online


Eastern Illinois University

14 months
297 USD/credit 8146 USD/year
297 USD/credit 8146 USD/year
297 USD/credit 8146 USD/year
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Build on your existing knowledge and experience to create an evidence-based, safe, holistic nursing practice with our 100% online Nursing program at Eastern Illinois University. Plus, prepare for leadership positions and lay the foundation for graduate studies.


The accessible Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing online program at Eastern Illinois University gives you the framework of knowledge to expand your professional capabilities and advance your nursing career.

This CCNE-accredited RN to BSN program is taught by committed, experienced faculty who care about your education and offer you extraordinary support. We offer an interdisciplinary approach, focusing on each individual student, and work with you to determine exactly what you need to achieve with the program.

Designed in an accelerated online format to meet the needs of working nurses, our relevant curriculum builds on your experience and expands your nursing knowledge with current values, theory and research to form an evidence-based, safe, holistic nursing practice.

In this program, you will:

  • Further develop your clinical decision-making, evidence-based practice, and evaluative nursing skills
  • Prepare for participation as a collaborative member of the health care team, as a manager, leader and coordinator of care, and as one who participates in professional activities
  • Foster accountability and responsibility for professional development and lifelong learning
  • Advance the development of an ethical values system for an informed nursing practice
  • Develop a framework by which you can serve clients in a variety of settings with diverse needs
  • Cultivate knowledge and research to form an inquiry-based practice

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theoretical Foundations of Professional Nursing Practice
  • Advanced Nursing Health Assessment
  • Pharmacogenomics
  • Research in Professional Nursing
  • Leadership and Management in Nursing
  • Nursing, Health Care, Policies & Politics
  • Public Health Nursing
  • Professional Seminar
  • EIU Senior Seminar

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 14 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 SCH



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General requirements

The following criteria are used for admission to the RN to BSN online program:

  • 2.0 or greater cumulative GPA AND 2.0 or greater at last institution attended.
  • Valid, unencumbered nursing license, or student must pass the NCLEX before registering for 4000-level courses.
  • Official transcripts, submitted directly from all colleges/universities attended.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8146 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 297 USD per credit during 14 months.
  • National

    8146 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 297 USD per credit during 14 months.
  • In-State

    8146 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 297 USD per credit during 14 months.

Per Credit Hour


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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