dcsimg

Illinois Graduate Nursing Schools with Master's and PhD Degree Programs

Illinois Graduate Nursing Schools with Master's and PhD Degree Programs

University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing:

University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing offers a wide array of opportunities for aspiring nurses, as well as for professionals in the nursing field who want to excel in their fields. The school focuses on education, theory, and practice, creating leaders who end up in high-level administrative and educational positions all across the world. The school is located in Chicago, which allows students to study in a vibrant and diverse urban environment. The school offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate nursing program options.

Master of Science in Nursing:

This program is for students who already have backgrounds in nursing, though the school also offers options for undergraduate students who like to be on an accelerated track. The program begins with a further exploration of key nursing issues and concepts. Students take a number of courses in acute health care, mental health treatment, health education, and health and safety promotion. Students are asked to choose individual areas of study. Students must also perform clinical work that prepares them for their careers through experiential learning. Students who complete this program hold a number of different leadership positions and also go on to pursue PhD degrees.

Doctor of Nursing Practice:

This is an extremely advanced degree that allows nurses to become true leaders. It prepares them to not only make influential and crucial decisions in a clinical environment, but it also allows them to take administrative and research roles in the nursing industry. Students are asked to pick specific areas of study. They perform hours of clinical research and also use modern research methods and software. Students work closely with faculty to produce satisfactory dissertations that are defended before an academic panel.

Contact Information:

Address: UIC College of Nursing, 845 South Damen Avenue MC 802, Chicago, IL 60612

Phone Number: (312) 996-7800

Rush University College of Nursing:

This college is considered one of the most forward-thinking and innovative colleges in the country. Then school concentrates on giving its students an education that covers the most cutting-edge classroom learning, crossed with the most comprehensive clinical and field study. The program offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs, and also offers low-residency programs for professionals who cannot leave their jobs to pursue higher education degrees.

Nursing Master's for Non-Nurses:

This program is for students who are not nurses, but who do have undergraduate degrees. The program focuses on training those who would like an understanding of clinical research and leadership in the nursing profession. Students will perform clinical research and will also perform research using software and conventional library methods. This program prepares students to become nursing leaders and administrators in a number of different health profession contexts, including in-patient and out-patient situations.

Contact Information:

Address: Rush University, 600 South Paulina St., Suite 440, Chicago, IL 60612

Phone Number: (312) 942-5000

Find more related information:

  • Masters in Nursing Online
Schools
This list may contain out-of-state and online schools that accept students from Illinois
Refine School Matches
Hide filters
  • SUBJECT Clear All

    See More

  • DEGREE

    See More

  • PROGRAM TYPE

  • START TIME

    LOCATION
    Please enter valid US or Canada Zip.
            Results open in new window

            Showing schools in your area

            Matching School Ads
            M.S. in Nursing: Nursing Education
            • Develop Expertise in a Key Area of Nursing by Choosing One of Grand Canyon University's Master's in Nursing (MSN) Online Programs
            • Degree Emphases: Health Informatics, Health Care Systems, Nursing Education, Public Health, Acute Nurse Practitioner and more.
            • The MSN at GCU is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
            • The online nursing programs through Grand Canyon University can help prepare you to compete for top leadership positions, such as chief nursing officer or VP of nursing.
            • GCU's accredited program is aligned to standards established by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN).
            • Accredited
            • Online Courses
            • Flexible Scheduling
            • Accelerated Programs
            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits
            M.S.N. - Nursing Education
            • Walden’s MS in Early Childhood Studies program delivered through Tempo Learning® is designed to help you promote positive learning experiences for all children.
            • Our program can help you gain the knowledge and professional competencies that prepare you for leadership roles, in and out of the classroom.
            • Improve your ability to work with children in diverse learning environments by critically examining trends, applying research to relevant problems, and making informed decisions.
            • Our custom-paced, competency-based education option for working professionals means that your progress is measured by the demonstration of skills, abilities & knowledge in a particular area of study.
            • Our competency-based assessments allow you to demonstrate what you know about real-life and work-applicable situations—and then move on to the things you still need to learn.
            • Accredited
            • Online Courses
            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits
            MS in Health Education

            Building on Purdue's mission to provide greater access to affordable, world-class education, Purdue University Globaldelivers a fully personalized online experience that's tailored to working adults. By opening the doors to adults who need flexibility to fit learning into their busy lives, we make it possible to achieve a high-quality education from a prestigious university system—completely online.

            • Online Courses
            Master of Science in Nursing - Nursing Education
            • Personalized learning that’s guided by industry trends
            • Technology-driven approach designed to help you reach your potential
            • Access to real-world learning and strong thought leadership
            • Convenient ways to complete your degree even with a busy schedule
            • Online Courses
            • Accelerated Programs
            • Financial Aid
            Master of Science in Nursing
            Since 1977, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career-focused education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals.  Our student-centered approach remains at the foundation of the Keiser University mission and continues to attract students who prefer a more personal learning experience. 
             
            At Keiser University, you will find a warm, friendly community with faculty and staff truly committed to your success.  Our small class sizes, individualized attention, and one-class-at-a-time schedules create a positive learning environment where you can excel.  Whether your goal is to prepare for a new career or to advance with your current employer, Keiser University is designed around your needs. 
             
            Keiser University Advantage
            • Associate, Bachelor's, Master's and Doctoral degree programs
            • Day, Evening, and Online Classes
            • Financial Aid to Those Who Qualify
            • Job Placement Assistance Available
            • Military-friendly, scholarships for qualified active duty personnel, Veterans, and dependants.  Yellow Ribbon program participant, approved for Veterans training
             
            Programs and delivery format vary by campus. Courses are subject to change.
             
            Keiser University's programs and curriculum remain in-line with technology and workforce trends, helping you develop the skills and qualifications necessary to succeed in today's job market.  Our career-focused programs make it possible for you to graduate in less time than you may think. 
             
            Keiser University is a private, not-for-profit university.
            Show more [+]
            • Online Courses
            General Education - Doctor of Education
            • Northcentral University was founded in 1996 to provide working professionals around the world with unprecedented access to richly engaging, professionally relevant, and academically-rigorous education from a U.S. university.
            • As a regionally accredited, private, online and graduate-focused university, NCU offers doctoral, master’s and bachelor’s degrees in business, technology management, education, and psychology, as well as doctoral and master’s degrees in marriage and family therapy.
            • Accredited
            • Online Courses
            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits
            M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Social Studies

            Online Learning at Concordia University–Portland

            If education is your passion, Concordia University-Portland is your university. One of the most respected names in learning today, Concordia offers several fully online Master of Education (MEd) programs—most of which can completed in one year—and a fully online Doctorate of Education (EdD) program. Our graduates stand out with the skills, integrity, and compassion  necessary to meet the ever-changing needs of students today. Together, we're all making an impact in education.

            • Accredited
            • Online Courses
            • Flexible Scheduling
            • Accelerated Programs
            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits