Academics

Prepare for your future in nursing with a top-ranked education.

Known for academic excellence, Creighton University is where you’ll thrive. The rigorous nature of our fully accredited programs is why Creighton students succeed inside the classroom and beyond. Choose an undergraduate degree for pre-licensure programs or an advanced degree in nursing beyond the bachelor’s degree.

Nursing Academics Info

Programs:

BSN Traditional – designed for first-year college freshman or transfer students
BSN Accelerated – an intensive one-calendar-year program option for individuals who have hold a non-nursing bachelor’s or higher degree
RN to BSN Program – for accomplished RNs who want to complete the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN). Students can choose to pursue this online program on a full-time or part-time basis.
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) – this program prepares graduates for advanced practice competencies
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) – designed for nurses seeking a terminal degree in nursing practice
Post-Graduate Certificate – for nurse practitioners who want to expand their scope of practice.  The clinical nurse leader (CNL) post-graduate certificate is designed for nurses who have a master’s degree in nursing and want to be eligible to take the CNL certification examination.
Outcomes Management and Care Coordination Leadership Certificate – for practicing registered nurses who want to expand their professional nursing practice.

The graduate degree programs include online core coursework and a mix of on-campus and online courses depending on your selected specialization.