Chamberlain College of Nursing - Online School

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Chamberlain College of Nursing - Online School

About Chamberlain College of Nursing - Online School

Designed by RNs for RNs
Chamberlain's RN to BSN option and MSN degree program offer convenient 100% online coursework, no mandatory login times and no campus visits. This flexible framework allows you to continue in your current role while you pursue your degree. And, because the curriculum is developed and taught by RNs who are also educators, you know you are learning what you need to push your skills forward now – and in the future.

Over 125 Years of Excellence in Nursing Education
For more than 125 years, Chamberlain College of Nursing has been at the forefront of quality nursing education. Chamberlain is increasing access to nursing education nationwide with 19 campuses offering the three-year Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree program and flexible online degree programs, including the RN to BSN Online Degree Completion option, Master of Science in Nursing and Doctor of Nursing Practice degree programs. Chamberlain is advancing healthcare by preparing the nurses, nurse leaders and nurse educators of tomorrow.

A Single Purpose
At Chamberlain College of Nursing, all we teach is nursing. Our focus on the nursing discipline has provided valuable insight into the evolving needs of our students, the profession and our partners in the healthcare arena.

Local to the Community with a National Reach
Our vast network of nationwide campus locations and online flexible options for RN to BSN option and MSN students put us in the unique position to provide quality nursing education to the regions that need it most while confronting the national nursing shortage.


RN to BSN Online Degree Completion Option
For licensed RNs looking to advance their career.
Chamberlain's RN to BSN Online Degree Completion Option allows registered nurses to earn a BSN degree in as few as 3 semesters. Practice experiences in the RN to BSN Online Degree Completion option involve a variety of activities that include direct care and indirect care experiences.

The RN to BSN Online Degree Completion Option combines the flexibility and convenience of online learning, which allows you to continue to work while furthering your education.

  • 100% Online coursework and no travel requirements
  • No mandatory login times
  • Receive 77 proficiency credits upon acceptance for your experience

Military, Veteran's Affairs and Chamberlain Education Partner nurses may qualify for group tuition rates. Ask your admissions representative if your employer, nursing association or the community college you earned your associate degree from has an education agreement with Chamberlain.


Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Online Degree Program
For BSN prepared RNs looking to advance their education and careers.
The CCNE accredited1 MSN curriculum provides you with the foundation and support you need as you expand your nursing practice. The program is designed to take one course a session, allowing you to continue in your current work role and still spend quality time with your family.

  • No GRE or entrance exam required
  • Scholarships and group tuition rates are available for those who qualify
  • Complete in as few as two years taking one course at a time, with year round, full time enrollment

After completing the core nursing courses, you'll begin taking your specialty track courses in one of these areas:

  • Executive – Emphasizes organization leadership including managerial communication, organizational change, and decision-making
  • Educator – Focuses on educational foundations, instructional methods, program assessment and evaluation, and curriculum

development

  • Informatics – Focuses on the management of data and information, including healthcare information workflow, and project management
  • Healthcare Policy – Prepares nurses for roles in research, design and implementation of policies, as well as evaluation of policy outcomes

Toward the end of your program you will complete a practicum specific to your chosen specialty, allowing you to work with a mentor near you as you apply newly acquired skills in real-world settings.
Military, Veteran's Affairs and Chamberlain Education Partner nurses may qualify for group tuition rates. Ask your admissions representative if your employer, nursing association or the community college you earned your associate degree from has an education agreement with Chamberlain.

1The Master of Science in Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, 202-887-6791.


MSN Family Nurse Practitioner
For RNs looking to become and advanced practice registered nurse specializing as a family nurse practitioner

Chamberlain's Master of Science in Nursing degree program offers a Family Nurse Practitioner specialty track. In just 2.5 years, you can complete the FNP curriculum and prepare for your national FNP certification.
The MSN FNP curriculum provides you with the foundation and support you need you prepare to expand your nursing practice. Interactive case studies, an immersion weekend, and small class sizes help you build your clinical skills and confidence as you prepare to become an FNP.

  • No GRE or entrance exam required
  • CCNE-Accredited1
  • Certification preparation is included in the curriculum

Flexible and Convenient: Online coursework means you can schedule your classwork around your work schedule, though you will need to apply thoughtful time management during your practicum courses.
Academic Support: Academic advisors and engaged faculty are with you every step of your journey, providing guidance and support with coursework and your practicum experiences.

Real-World Experience: You'll learn from practicing FNPs who bring real-world experience to your classes, for rich and engaging learning experiences.

1The Master of Science in Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, 202-887-6791.


Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Online Degree Program
For MSN prepared RNs and APRNs looking to advance their education and careers.
Chamberlain's Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program is designed for MSN prepared registered nurses (RNs) and advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) who are ready to take their practice to the next level and act as champions for a more effective healthcare system.

  • Earn your DNP degree in as few as 6 semesters, with year round, full time enrollment
  • 100% online coursework with 24/7 access to courses
  • Personalized advising
  • Customized, four-part project and practicum experience that fits with your area of practice and interest

Earning your DNP degree from Chamberlain gives you more than the credential. It provides the knowledge and confidence to help transform healthcare where you have the power to influence it the most.

Accreditation/Approvals
Chamberlain College of Nursing is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC, www.hlcommission.org). HLC is a regional agency that accredits U.S. colleges and universities at the institutional level. The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree program (includes the RN to BSN Degree Completion Option), the Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree program (includes the FNP & all specialty tracks) and the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree program at Chamberlain College of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, 202.887.6791). Accreditation provides assurance to the public and to prospective students that standards of quality have been met. For the most updated accreditation information, visit chamberlain.edu/accreditation.

Program/program option availability varies by state/location. Chamberlain reserves the right to update information as it becomes available. Information is current at the time of publication. Comprehensive consumer information is available at chamberlain.edu/studentconsumerinfo.

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