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At Eastern Illinois University, your opportunities extend as far as you can imagine. If you can dream it, you can do it. With our challenging—yet supportive—environment, accelerated RN to BSN online program, and history of academic excellence, EIU can give you the confidence for a lifetime of opportunities.

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RN to BSN Online

The 100% online RN to BSN program is designed to enhance your nursing practice, prepare you for leadership positions and lay the foundation for graduate studies. In this accelerated program, you will expand your nursing knowledge and gain a balanced view of values, theory and research to form an evidence-based, safe, holistic nursing practice.

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About EIU

Eastern Illinois University offers superior, accessible undergraduate and graduate education programs. Students are guided by a faculty known for excellence in teaching, research, creative activity, and service. Graduates are prepared to become responsible citizens and leaders.

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Reasons to Love EIU

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CCNE Accredited

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at Eastern Illinois University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

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Nationally Ranked

EIU is the #12 top public regional university in the Midwest—the highest-ranking regional comprehensive public university in Illinois, per U.S. News & World Report (2022)


HLC Accredited

Eastern Illinois University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission


Online programs at EIU are accessible, affordable, flexible and crafted to give you the competencies and credentials to advance professionally.

Online Program Advantages:

  • Convenient—Accelerated 7- and 8-week courses are accessible whenever and wherever you want.
  • Student Focused—We make an extraordinary investment in our students! We want you to have the confidence and competence to excel in school—and in life.
  • Flexible—Take as many or as few courses as you like and pay by the course as you learn.
  • Solid Preparation for the Future—EIU graduation rates are well above national averages. Year after year, EIU ranks high in job placement and alumni and employer satisfaction.
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