BSN Programs in Illinois


There are 38 nursing schools in Illinois that provide BSN program. We gathered some key information about each school to help you learn more about the schools' characteristics and the programs they provide.

Where applicable we also list weighted average NCLEX pass rate of the students who attended the schools in the last 3 years.

Aurora University
Aurora, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 94.10%

Benedictine University
Lisle, IL


Blessing Rieman College of Nursing and Health Sciences
Quincy, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 89.80%

Bradley University
Peoria, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 97.40%

Chamberlain University-Illinois
Addison, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 80.40%

Chicago State University
Chicago, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 77.20%

Dominican University
River Forest, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 88.70%

Eastern Illinois University
Charleston, IL


Elmhurst College
Elmhurst, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 88.00%

Governors State University
University Park, IL


Illinois State University
Normal, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 94.90%

Illinois Wesleyan University
Bloomington, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 92.40%

Lakeview College of Nursing
Danville, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 69.10%

Lewis University
Romeoville, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 94.20%

Loyola University Chicago
Chicago, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 91.70%

MacMurray College
Jacksonville, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 98.70%

McKendree University
Lebanon, IL


Methodist College
Peoria, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 89.90%

Millikin University
Decatur, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 80.30%

North Park University
Chicago, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 86.10%

Northern Illinois University
Dekalb, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 91.30%

Olivet Nazarene University
Bourbonnais, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 85.90%

Resurrection University
Chicago, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 86.70%

Rockford University
Rockford, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 78.40%

Rush University
Chicago, IL


Saint Anthony College of Nursing
Rockford, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 96.70%

Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing
Peoria, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 83.00%

Saint Xavier University
Chicago, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 83.60%

Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
Carbondale, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 78.10%

Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville
Edwardsville, IL


St. John's College-Department of Nursing
Springfield, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 91.60%

Trinity Christian College
Palos Heights, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 98.70%

Trinity College of Nursing & Health Sciences
Rock Island, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 92.20%

University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 82.40%

University of St Francis
Joliet, IL


Western Illinois University
Macomb, IL

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • RN: 93.60%


Closed Schools/Programs

DePaul University
Chicago, IL

BSN Program closed in 2014