Loyola University Chicago

Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing

Undergraduate

The Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, part of Loyola's Health Sciences Division, offers a wide range of degree programs including undergraduate, graduate, and dietetics programs. At the undergraduate level, the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and the Accelerated BSN (ABSN). Students will also have the opportunity to get involved in research through the Undergraduate Nursing Research Scholar Program (UNRSP).

Choosing the Right Program 

ProgramDesigned forLevelOutcomes
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Students with a high school
diploma (incoming freshman)
Undergraduate To earn a
BSN degree
and a RN license (after passing NCLEX)
Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN) Students with a previous non-nursing bachelor's degrees Undergraduate To earn a BSN degree and RN License (after passing NCLEX)
RN-BSN Licensed, professional nurses who wish to complete their B.S.N. through an entirely online course program Undergraduate To earn a BSN degree

Admission & Application