What They’re Known For
Loyola focuses on enhancing your talents to the fullest by developing the whole person. This represents the true Jesuit tradition and our number-one priority: quality of education. We instill within you the competencies needed to be successful as well as a commitment to professionalism, integrity, and dedication to the community. Providing the curriculum and expert support of a top-ranked university, Loyola University New Orleans School of Nursing prepares working nurses like yourself for critical leadership roles in the health care industry, evident by a proven legacy that spans more than 30 years.
RN to BSN
Have a greater impact on patients and expand your career options by earning your online Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN-BSN) at Loyola University. The online RN-to-BSN program is a bachelor’s completion degree that enhances your critical thinking and communication skills through a comprehensive curriculum that covers various aspects of contemporary nursing — from appraising the health of individuals to becoming an informed consumer of research. With step-by-step support, Loyola prepares you with the specific knowledge required to take the next step in your career and become the best nurse possible.
Master of Science in Nursing
Advance your career, earn a better salary, and provide superior care in a specialized role by earning your Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) through Loyola University New Orleans’ online program. Choose from these concentrations—Nursing Leadership or Nurse Educator—each with unique curricula designed for in-demand careers.
Doctor of Nursing Practice
The online Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) at Loyola University New Orleans, which features BSN and MSN entry tracks, empowers you with the administrative-level development of knowledge and critical skills that are needed to provide better care as an Executive Nurse Leader and Nurse Practitioner. Embrace your calling by transforming health care systems and having an even greater impact the lives of patients and their loved ones. Channel your passion by learning from Loyola University’s award-winning faculty and utilizing prestigious academic resources.
- 100% online coursework: A regionally accredited traditional university with CCNE-accredited RN-BSN, MSN and DNP programs
- Dedicated School of Nursing librarian ready to help you with research
- Step-by-step support from a dedicated network of credentialed faculty and accomplished alumni who are ready to help you achieve your goals
- Personal Support Center that offers 24/7 technical support
- Multiple specializations: Choose the concentration area that is important for your career goals
Why We Love Loyola
Loyola’s online nursing programs offer students the academic resources, step-by-step faculty support, and flexible schedules they need to succeed. Plus, Loyola’s School of Nursing is consistently ranked by both U.S. News and World Report as one of the premier nursing schools in the country.
Loyola University New Orleans is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)* and the School of Nursing programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)**.
*Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033, (404) 679-4500.
**Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 887-6791.