Nursing Degrees

Our online nursing programs bring healthcare and empathy for others together as one, allowing you to grow professionally and as a person.

 

Expert knowledge and skilled care can’t be found just anywhere. Our flexible, smart, and supportive learning environment gives you the skill set that healthcare professionals seek.

The Concordia University Online School of Nursing offers a wide variety of degree levels and online nursing degree programs, including doctorate of nursingmasters of nursingbachelors of nursing, and certificates in nursing, as well as online degree programs such as a BSN degree, RN to MSN programs, and Doctorate of Nursing Practice, providing you with the education and training you need to be a skilled, knowledgeable, and empathetic health care provider. Graduates of our online nursing programs boast the critical thinking and professional skills that their chosen concentrations demand.

As a Christ-based university, we are proud of our religious foundations. Our students consider these integral parts of preparing for their calling to serve others, both professionally and personally.

The People

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“I’m always available to answer questions, and I work very hard to give students the support they need.”
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“Concordia's program has provided me with excellent insight into leading others.” - Jayme Martin
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Why Concordia University Online?

When you choose Concordia University Online, you receive an online / distance learning program that feels like you are right on campus.

Our Online Student Success Advisors (OSSAs) answer all your questions directly, and help you throughout your entire collegiate experience. Thought-leaders in distance learning education and their areas of study, our faculty will bring you the world-class education and support you expect.

  • A record of excellence in online education
  • Curriculum with Christian values, so you can take your faith to work
  • Programs that provide skills for the real-world and your immediate career goals
  • Exceptionally accredited and accomplished faculty
  • Amazing online student support

Programs

Doctorate

A Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree from Concordia University prepares nurses with the leadership skills necessary for the highest level of practice.  Our focus on the professional and spiritual challenges faced in the nursing profession gives us a unique approach to education, producing some of the best leaders in the industry. To accommodate the schedules... more >
Area of Study Nursing
Next Start Date Varies
Credits

38

Cost Per Credit

$751

Total Cost

$28,538

Masters

The medical field is growing so quickly that demand for skilled nurses and nurse practitioners is higher than ever. The online RN-BSN-MSN program is offered to those students who currently hold an associate's degree in nursing from an accredited school, are currently working as an RN, or are licensed as an RN in the state... more >
Area of Study Nursing
Next Start Date Varies

Credits: 121 for BSN, additional 27-29 for MSN

BSN Coursework:

85 credits (maximum credits to be transferred from previous undergrad degree)

21 credits at undergraduate rate of $471/ credit. ($9,891)

15 credits at graduate rate of $682/credit. ($10,230)

Total tuition to BSN only: $20,121

MSN Coursework:

Tuition Cost for Nurse Practitioner Degree
(29 credits at graduate rate: $19,778)

Tuition Cost for Nurse Educator Degree
(27 credits at graduate rate: $18,414)

Total RN-BSN-MSN-Nurse Practitioner tuition: $39,899

Total RN-BSN-MSN-Nurse Educator tuition: $38,535

 

A strong and healthy family is your bedrock through life and it's important to have the absolute best care available for them. Make an impact on someone's life and their loved ones by providing expert care, gained from our Family Nurse Practitioner Track. You will learn how to make decisions independently that directly affect patient... more >
Area of Study Nursing
Next Start Date Varies
Credits

41

Cost Per Credit

$682

Total Cost

$27,962

Improve the everyday quality of life for seniors and their families with expert care. The Gerontology track available in our online Master of Nursing program is designed for professional nurses who are dedicated to using their talents to help the elderly live healthier and more fulfilling lives. Learning about the people you serve helps you... more >
Area of Study Nursing
Next Start Date Varies
Credits

41

Cost Per Credit

$682

Total Cost

$27,962

The online nursing masters degree program builds on a bachelors in nursing foundation to advance prospective nurse practitioners, adult primary-care practitioners, and nurse educators. Our supportive online classes, built on Christian foundations, provide the skills necessary for ongoing personal and professional growth. From daily interaction with likeminded students and nursing professionals, to dedicated instruction on... more >
Area of Study Nursing
Next Start Date Varies
Credits

41

Cost Per Credit

$682

Total Cost

$27,962

Become a critical player in preparing a new generation of nurses for the complex and evolving health-care industry when you choose the Master of Nursing - Educator track at Concordia University Online. From our supportive online classrooms filled with dedicated students to our Christian foundations, our holistic approach to blending health-care practices with spiritual guidance... more >
Area of Study Nursing
Next Start Date Varies
Credits

39

Cost Per Credit

$682

Total Cost

$26,598

Bachelors

The medical field is growing so quickly that demand for skilled nurses and nurse practitioners is higher than ever. The online RN-BSN-MSN program is offered to those students who currently hold an associate's degree in nursing from an accredited school, are currently working as an RN, or are licensed as an RN in the state... more >
Area of Study Nursing
Next Start Date Varies

Credits: 121 for BSN, additional 27-29 for MSN

BSN Coursework:

85 credits (maximum credits to be transferred from previous undergrad degree)

21 credits at undergraduate rate of $471/ credit. ($9,891)

15 credits at graduate rate of $682/credit. ($10,230)

Total tuition to BSN only: $20,121

MSN Coursework:

Tuition Cost for Nurse Practitioner Degree
(29 credits at graduate rate: $19,778)

Tuition Cost for Nurse Educator Degree
(27 credits at graduate rate: $18,414)

Total RN-BSN-MSN-Nurse Practitioner tuition: $39,899

Total RN-BSN-MSN-Nurse Educator tuition: $38,535

 

The demand for trained and professional medical staff continues to grow. Now that a general shortage of doctors is leading hospitals to rely more heavily on highly educated nurses to share some of the responsibilities that doctors once held, demand will be even higher. Another reason to receive a full bachelor degree is that a... more >
Area of Study Nursing
Next Start Date Varies
Credits

121

Cost Per Credit

$471

Total Cost

$56,991

Certificates

This online certification is for master's-level nurses who want to add a new clinical emphasis to their expertise. Customize your certificate with one of these two specialized options: Family Nurse Practitioner  or Adult/Gerontology Primary Care NP. In our advanced health assessment classes, which can be part of a full- or part-time course load, you'll learn... more >
Area of Study Certificates
Next Start Date Varies
Credits

35

Cost Per Credit

$682

Total Cost

$23,870

This 9-credit or 15-credit graduate certificate provides participants with a foundation in the knowledge and skills required to teach in a nursing education program. Those who complete the program will be eligible to sit for the Certification for Nurse Educators (CNE) exam through the National League for Nursing. Upon completion of the graduate certificate, all... more >
Area of Study Certificates
Next Start Date Start Anytime
Credits

15

Cost Per Credit

$682

Total Cost

$10,230