100% Online, Accredited, and Supportive

Whether you’re a recent community college graduate seeking an RN to BSN program or an experienced nurse seeking a graduate degree to advance your career, the University of New Hampshire College of Professional Studies offers flexible online programs designed for working professionals. Regionally accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE) and the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), we consistently hold a top position in the U.S. News & World Report online rankings for online college programs. Our highly supportive academic advising model sets us apart.

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Scholarships & Partnerships

Access and affordability are top priorities for the University of New Hampshire College of Professional Studies. New Hampshire’s community college nursing graduates are eligible for a tuition benefit when they’re admitted to our RN to BSN Pathway program. Exclusive partnerships with local health care systems and hospitals maximize tuition reimbursement funds for every degree level.

Our Online Nursing Programs Include:

  • RN to BSN Nursing Courses (30 Credits)

    • Our high-quality, innovative RN to BSN curriculum maximizes your previously earned college credit. You can transfer up to 90 credits and fulfill your non-nursing requirements!

    • This Bachelor's Completion program requires an earned associate degree, helps you expand your professional opportunities, and meets the employment qualifications and demand for nurses of the future. 

  • MSN Health Care Leadership Courses (30 Credits)
    • Finish in 18 Months or Less
    • Prepare to drive change and improve care on a larger scale with a Master of Science in Nursing Health Care Leadership. Acquire the skills to transition into advanced positions where you can advocate for policy changes, plan and implement quality improvement initiatives, and make informed decisions that drive quality outcomes. 

    • This program is fully aligned with the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) Essentials of Master’s Education in Nursing. It focuses on the competencies needed to transition into advanced nursing positions. 

    • To be eligible, you must have a BSN and RN license.

Explore Your Guide to Pursuing an Online Nursing Degree

Today, more than ever, nurses are pursuing advanced degrees online to move their careers forward affordably and conveniently. If you’ve been holding back because it’s been a few years since you were last in school – or you’re anxious about managing a degree program with a busy life – you’ll find that the UNH College of Professional Studies was built for professionals just like you. We offer a range of support to help you achieve your nursing goals. Our free Guide to Online Degrees for Working Nurses offers insight into online education for working nurses. 

Topics Include:

  • The advantages of online nursing programs
  • Types of online programs for working nurses and how they can increase your job opportunities and salary
  • Insight into how our online programs work – orientation, lectures, assignments, testing, and engaging with your classmates
  • How to succeed as an online student
  • Paying for your online nursing degree
  • Preparing to apply – your next steps

After you download our guide, an advisor will follow up with more information.

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing and master’s degree program in nursing at UNH College of Professional Studies are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (ccneaccreditation.org).

Request More Information And Download Our Guide
Call us toll-free at (855) 472-4255 to speak with an advisor or tell us a little more about yourself and your interests. We’ll send you information on our program options and benefits.

If you are interested in learning more about all program offerings within University of New Hampshire, please visit www.unh.edu