Bachelor of Science (BSN)

A bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) degree from UIC Nursing Springfield will provide you with an excellent foundation for a fulfilling, lifetime career as a nurse – one of the fastest growing professions in the U.S.

As one of the nation’s leading colleges of nursing, UIC Nursing Springfield offers an excellent education with some of the nation’s foremost nursing leaders as your instructors, conveniently located in Springfield. You will be surrounded by energetic and supportive peers, receive personal and professional guidance, and work with outstanding clinical partners on the UIS campus and with nearby partner Memorial Health.

Traditional BSN

Admission: Fall only

Admission to the traditional BSN program requires 57 credit hours of college-level coursework. Students complete their BSN over four full-time semesters (no summers), and after graduation, they are eligible to sit for the RN licensure exam.

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If you are interested in beginning a BSN, but don't have any prior college experience or credit, apply today for the UIS Pre-Nursing program. UIS and UIC partner to create a seamless path to earning an in-demand degree which positions you for a job upon graduation.