*Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Registered Nurses, on the Internet www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/registered-nurses.htm. National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short-term economic or job conditions, and do not guarantee actual job growth.
†Our RN-to-Bachelor of Science in Nursing graduates earned an average of 111 credits prior to beginning coursework at the University. We can accept a maximum of 135 quarter credits of prior learning. Based on 3,399 graduates from 2013 through 2017. Note: these data were reported prior to the March 2018 purchase of Kaplan University by Purdue University and subsequent creation of Purdue University Global. Individual experiences will vary. Purdue Global does not guarantee transferability of credit. Future transfer credit savings are subject to review and the academic policies of Purdue Global. See the University Catalog for Prior Learning Assessment policy. Speak to an Admissions Advisor to see how many credits you may be eligible for.
‡Based on Kaplan University RN-to-BSN graduates from 2013–2017 who entered their program with eligible transfer credits beyond the minimum admissions requirements. Note: these data were reported prior to the March 2018 purchase of Kaplan University by Purdue University and subsequent creation of Purdue University Global. Tuition savings calculated as 20 quarter credit hours x $315.00 = $6,300.00. Individual savings will vary. Purdue Global does not guarantee transferability of credit. See University Catalog for the Prior Learning Assessment policy. Future transfer credit savings are subject to review and the academic policies of Purdue Global.
§The Magnet Recognition Program® is a registered trademark of the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Students are responsible for understanding the requirements of optional certification exams. The University cannot guarantee students will be eligible to sit for or pass exams. In some cases, work experience, additional coursework beyond the Purdue Global program, fieldwork, and/or background checks may be necessary to be eligible to take or to successfully pass the exams.
#Purdue Global cannot guarantee employment or career advancement. Additional certification or licensing may be required to work in certain fields.
**While many of Purdue Global's degree programs are designed to prepare graduates to pursue continued graduate- or doctorate-level education, the University cannot guarantee that students will be granted admission to any graduate or doctoral programs.
††Purdue University acquired Kaplan University in March 2018 and created Purdue University Global, which is following the same curriculum format and instructional delivery methods as developed and used by Kaplan University. These disclosures are based on Kaplan University data reported prior to the acquisition.