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  Illinois Approved Nursing Education Programs

Other Post-Licensure Programs


Illinois Approved Nursing Education Programs

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Nursing School/Program

Program City
All American Nursing School Alsip

Ambria College of Nursing

Hoffman Estates

Americare Technical School

Chicago

ATS Institute of Technology

Chicago

Beck Area Vocational Ctr

Redbud

BestMed-Care Institute Dolton

Black Hawk College

Moline

CAAN, Coalition of African American Nurses, Inc. Matteson

CALC Institute of Technology

Alton

Capital Area School of Practical Nursing

Springfield

Carl Sandburg College

Galesburg

CCC-Malcolm X College Chicago

CCC-Wilbur Wright College

Chicago

Chicago Public Schools

Chicago

CMK Healthcare Glendale Heights
College of DuPage DuPage

Danville Area Community College

Danville

Elgin Community College

Elgin

Great Paragon Healthcare, Inc. Chicago

Heartland Community College

Normal

Highland Community College

Freeport

Illinois Central College

East Peoria

Illinois College of Nursing Lombard

Illinois Eastern Community College of Nursing

Olney

Illinois Valley Community College

Oglesby

International Career Institute Lincolnwood

J. Renee Career Facilitation, Inc.

Crystal Lake

John A Logan Community College

Carterville

John Wood Community College

Quincy

Joliet Junior College

Joliet

Kankakee Community College

Kankakee

Kaskaskia College

Centralia

Kishwaukee College

Malta

Lake Land College

Mattoon

Lincoln Land Community College

Springfield

Morraine Valley Community College Palos Hills

Morton College

Cicero

Northbrook College of Health Care

Wheeling

Northwestern Inst. of Health & Tech

Chicago

Oakton Community College

Des Plaines

Omega/American Hope Institute

Rosemont

Parkland College

Champaign

PCCTI-PC Center Training Institute Oak Brook

Rend Lake College

Ina

Richland Community College-AD

Decatur

Rock Valley College

Rockford

Sauk Valley College

Dixon

Shawnee Community College

Ullin

South Suburban College

South Holland

Southeastern Illinois College

Harrisburg

Spoon River College

Canton

Triton Community College

River Grove

William Rainey Harper College

Palatine


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Hospital Schools of Nursing

Program City

Graham Hospital School of Nursing

Canton


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RN Associate Degree Program

Program City
Ambria College of Nursing Hoffman Estates

Black Hawk College

Moline

Carl Sandburg College

Galesburg

CCC-Malcolm X College

Chicago

CCC-Richard J Daley College

Chicago

CCC-Truman College

Chicago

CCC-Wilbur Wright College Chicago

College of DuPage

Glen Ellyn

College of Lake County

Grayslake

Danville Area Community College

Danville

Elgin Community College

Elgin

Heartland Community College

Normal

Highland Community College

Freeport

Illinois Central College

East Peoria

IL Eastern Community College-AD

Olney

Illinois Valley Community College

Olglesby

ITT Technical Institute Orland Park

John A Logan College

Carterville

John Wood Community College

Quincy

Joliet Junior College

Joliet

Kankakee Community College

Kankakee

Kaskaskia College

Centralia

Kishwaukee College

Malta

Lake Land College

Mattoon

Lewis & Clark Community College

Godfrey

Lincoln Land Community College

Springfield

McHenry County College Crystal Lake

Morraine Valley Community College

Palos Hills

Morton College

Cicero

Northwestern College Bridgeview

Oakton Community College

Des Plaines

Parkland College

Champaign

Prairie State College

Chicago Hghts

Rasmussen College Rockford, Romeoville/Joliet

Rend Lake College

Ina

Richland Community College

Decatur

Robert Morris University

Chicago

Rock Valley College

Rockford

Sauk Valley College

Dixon

Shawnee College

Ullin

Southwestern Illinois College Belleville

Belleville

South Suburban College

South Holland

Southeastern Illinois College

Harrisburg

Spoon River College

Canton

Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences-AD

Rock Island

Triton Community College

River Grove

Waubonsee Community College

Sugar Grove

William Rainey Harper College

Palatine


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RN Baccalaureate Program

Program City

Aurora University

Aurora

Blessing-Rieman Cllg/Culver Stockton Cllg *ACCL

Quincy

Bradley University *ACCL

Peoria

Chamberlain College of Nursing Addison

Chicago State University

Chicago

Elmhurst College

Elmhurst

Illinois Wesleyan University

Bloomington

Lakeview College of Nursing

Danville

Lewis University *ACCL

Romeoville

Loyola University *ACCL

Chicago

Mac Murray College, Division of Nursing

Jacksonville

Mennonite College of Nursing at ISU *ACCL

Normal

Methodist College of Nursing *ACCL

Peoria

Millikin University

Decatur

North Park University

Chicago

Northern Illinois University

DeKalb

Olivet Nazarene University

Bourbonnais

Resurrection University *ACCL Chicago

Rockford College

Rockford

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville *ACCL

Edwardsville

St. Anthony College of NRSG-DE

Rockford

St. Francis Medical Center College of Nursing

Peoria

St. John’s College, Department of Nursing

Springfield

St. Xavier University-DE

Chicago

Trinity Christian College

Palos Heights

Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences *ACCL Rock Island

University of Illinois at Chicago

Chicago

University of St. Francis, Leach College of Nursing

Joliet

Western Illinois University Macomb

* ACCL = Accelerated RN Baccalaureate Program: one of the admission criteria into this program is a baccalaureate or higher degree in another discipline.

* Please note: the RN Baccalaureate Programs listed above with *ACCL” also have a generic/undergraduate RN program.

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Masters Entry Level Program, RN, MSN

Program City
DePaul University Chicago
Milikin University Decatur
Rush University Chicago
University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago

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Other Post-Licensure 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
Eastern Illinois University Charleston
Governors State University University Park
Mennonite College of Nursing at 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  

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RN Baccalaureate-Completion Programs Private Universities

Program City
Aurora University Aurora
Benedictine University Lisle
Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing Quincy
Chamberlain College of Nursing Addison
Concordia University River Forest
Elmhurst College Elmhurst
Jacksonville University Jacksonville, FL
Lakeview College of Nursing Danville
Lewis University Romeoville
Loyola University Chicago
MacMurray College Jacksonville
McKendree University Lebanon
Methodist College of Nursing 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 Christian College Palos Heights
Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences Rock Island
University of St. Francis, Leach College of Nursing Joliet
Villanova University Villanova, Pennsylvania
Wheaton College Wheaton
RN Post-licensure Nursing Certificate Programs  


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Graduate Education Programs - Public Universities

Program City
Governors State University (MSN, DNP) University Park
Mennonite College of Nursing at Illinois State University (MSN, Ph.D. in Nursing) Normal
Northern Illinois University (MS - Major in Nursing) DeKalb
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (MSN, DNP) Edwardsville
University of Illinois at Chicago (MSN, DNP, PhD in Nursing) Chicago
Types of MSN programs


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Graduate Education Programs - Private Universities

Program City
Aurora University (MSN) Aurora
Benedictine University (MSN) Lisle
Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing (MSN) Quincy
Bradley University (MSN) Peoria
Chamberlain College of Nursing (MSN) Addison
DePaul University (MSN, DNP) Chicago
Elmhurst College (MSN) Elmhurst
Lewis University (MSN, DNP) Romeoville/Fox Valley Region
Loyola University (MSN, DNP, PhD in Nursing) Chicago
McKendree University (MSN) Lebanon
Millikin University (MSN) 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) Rockford
St. Francis Medical Center College of Nursing (MSN, DNP) Peoria
St. Xavier University-DE (MSN) Chicago
University of St. Francis, Leach College of Nursing (MSN, DNP) Joliet
Types of MSN programs


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Graduate Education Programs - Nurse Anesthesia Programs

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

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Illinois Approved Nursing Education Program Pass Rates - Last 5 Years

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Illinois Approved Nursing Education Program Pass Rates - Last 5 Years PDF


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Illinois Approved Nursing Education Programs On Probation

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Illinois Approved Nursing Education Programs On Probation PDF


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Admission / Graduation Data - Last 3 Years

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Admission / Graduation Data - Last 3 Years PDF


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