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). The school also offers several non-nursing undergraduate degree programs which are the Bachelor of Science in Health Systems Management and the Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science. 

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
Bachelor of Science in Health Systems Management (non-nursing)
Students with a high school diploma or some college credit

Undergraduate

To earn a BS in Health Systems Management
B.S. in Exercise Science Students with a high school diploma (incoming freshman) Undergraduate To earn a BS in Exercise Science

Admission & Application

Undergraduate Admission

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