Loyola University Chicago

Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing

Tuition & Fees

RN-to-BSN Online Degree: Invest Now to Enhance Your Career and Future

The RN-to-BSN online program at Loyola University Chicago’s Niehoff School of Nursing expands your job opportunities, advancing your career and increasing your earning potential. Fees can be offset by loans or the financial aid program we offer. Don’t let tuition costs stop you from furthering your education and success. It’s a worthy investment that will bring great returns throughout your nursing career.

Loyola's RN-to-BSN Online Tuition Requirements

Loyola's RN-to-BSN online program is reasonably priced when compared to other nursing schools across the country. We are committed to making professional education affordable to all who desire a successful nursing career.

  • Tuition is $646 per credit hours for the 2020–2021 academic year. For students admitted Fall 2020 and after, the RN-BSN student must complete a minimum of 33 credit hours of required courses.  The RN-BSN student may also obtain a maximum of 18 credits by the nursing portfolio, and a maximum number of 66 eligible transfer credits. Any additional core requirements or deficit in portfolio credits must be satisfied with additional course work at the current rate of tuition. 

    More details on tuition and fees can be found here.

Current Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarships are available to RN-BSN students.  To be considered for any applicable scholarships, students must apply through the Financial Aid office.  More information regarding the process and requirements, please click here.

Designed for nurses with a current RN license, this interactive program allows students to complete their Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree in a minimum of three semesters. We have made provisions for scholarships, financial aid, and education loans to make it easier. Students can choose a payment mode and plan that suits their budget. Here is how to qualify for financial aid.

Loyola makes it easy to enroll in our RN-to-BSN online program because we recognize previous education and professional development. Take advantage of up to 18 credits for prior learning through professional development and an interactive program delivered by highly qualified instructors. We also offer online elective courses for those who need to complete additional credits.

If you have questions about the program, application requirements, or would like a transfer credit evaluation, contact Shannon Yeager at syeager1@luc.edu, or call 312.915.8859 to schedule a phone appointment.