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 Post-Licensure Nursing Education Programs

The State of Illinois Department of Professional Regulation does not regulate or give approval for these types of programs.


RN Baccalaureate-Completion Programs Public Universities

Program City
Chicago State University Chicago
Eastern Illinois University ** Charleston
Governors State University ** University Park
Mennonite College of Nursing - IL State University ** Normal
Northern Illinois University ** DeKalb
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville ** Edwardsville
University of Illinois at Chicago ** Chicago
Western Illinois University School of Nursing ** Macomb
RN Post-licensure Nursing Certificate Programs  

Summary List of Illinois RN Baccalaureate Completion Programs, Public and Private Universities

**The asterisk denotes that the program is either offered online or the program has a large online component.
    Please go to the program’s website for details.


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RN Baccalaureate-Completion Programs Private Universities

Program City
Aurora University ** Aurora
Benedictine University Lisle
Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing and Health Sciences ** Quincy
Bradley University Peoria
Chamberlain College of Nursing ** Addison
Elmhurst College Elmhurst
Gannon University Erie, Pennsylvania
Jacksonville University Jacksonville, FL
Lakeview College of Nursing Danville
Lewis University Romeoville
Loyola University ** Chicago
MacMurray College ** Jacksonville
McKendree University ** Lebanon
Methodist College ** Peoria
Millikin University Decatur
North Park University Chicago
Olivet Nazarene University Bourbonnais
Purdue University Calumet Hammond, IN
Rasmussen College Aurora, Mokena/Tinley Park, Rockford, Romeoville/Joliet
Resurrection University Chicago
St. Anthony College of NRSG-DE ** Rockford/Freeport
St. Francis Medical Center College of Nursing Peoria
St. John’s College, Department of Nursing ** Springfield
St. Xavier University - DE ** Chicago
Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences Rock Island
University of St. Francis, Leach College of Nursing ** Joliet
Villanova University Villanova, Pennsylvania
RN Post-licensure Nursing Certificate Programs  

Summary List of Illinois RN Baccalaureate Completion Programs, Public and Private Universities

**The asterisk denotes that the program is either offered online or the program has a large online component.
    Please go to the program’s website for details.


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Graduate Education Programs - Public Universities

Program City
Governors State University (MSN, DNP) University Park
Mennonite College of Nursing - Illinois State University (MSN, Post-Masters DNP, PhD) ** Normal
Northern Illinois University School of Nursing and Health Services (MS - Major in Nursing) DeKalb
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (MSN, post-masters DNP) Edwardsville
University of Illinois at Chicago (MS, DNP, PhD in Nursing, AGMS) Chicago
Graduate Education Specialization Focus
Graduate Degree Advanced Practice Specialization

Summary List of Illinois RN Baccalaureate Completion Programs, Public and Private Universities

**The asterisk denotes that the program is either offered online or the program has a large online component.
    Please go to the program’s website for details.


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Graduate Education Programs - Private Universities

Program City
Aurora University (MSN) Aurora
Benedictine University (MSN, DNP) Lisle
Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing and Health Sciences (MSN) ** Quincy
Bradley University (MSN, DNP) ** Peoria
Chamberlain College of Nursing (MSN, DNP)** Addison
DePaul University (MS, DNP) ** Chicago
Elmhurst College (MSN) Elmhurst
Lewis University (MSN, DNP, MSN/MBA)** Romeoville/Fox Valley Region
Loyola University (MSN, DNP, PhD) ** Chicago
McKendree University (MSN, MSN/MBA) ** Lebanon
Methodist College (MSN) Peoria
Millikin University (MSN, DNP) Decatur
North Park University (MSN) Chicago
Olivet Nazarene University (MSN) Bourbonnais
RUSH University (MSN, DNP, PhD in Nursing)** Chicago
Resurrection University (MSN) Chicago
St. Anthony College of Nursing (MSN, DNP) ** Rockford
St. Francis Medical Center College of Nursing (MSN, DNP) Peoria
St. Xavier University-DE (MSN, MSN/MBA) ** Chicago
University of St. Francis, Leach College of Nursing (MSN, DNP) ** Joliet
Graduate Education Specialization Focus
Graduate Degree Advanced Practice Specialization

Summary List of Illinois RN Baccalaureate Completion Programs, Public and Private Universities

**The asterisk denotes that the program is either offered online or the program has a large online component.
    Please go to the program’s website for details.


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Graduate Education Programs - Nurse Anesthesia Programs

Program City
The Millikin University and Decatur Memorial Hospital Nurse Anesthesia Program (DNP: Nurse Anesthesia) Decatur
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science Nurse Anesthesia Program (DNAP: Nurse Anesthesia) North Chicago
RUSH University (DNP: Nurse Anesthesia) Chicago
The School of Nurse Anesthesia, NorthShore University HeatlhSystem School of Nurse Anesthesia/DePaul University (DNP: Nurse Anesthesia) Evanston
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (DNP: Nurse Anesthesia) Edwardsville

Summary List of Illinois RN Baccalaureate Completion Programs, Public and Private Universities


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