The distance ABSN is a full-time program designed to get you to your goal of becoming a nurse in under two years. You can expect the same high-quality learning experience in this accelerated, online program as you would if you attended the University campus.

What can I expect from my online learning experience at Elmhurst?

  • Dedicated student success advisors will guide you every step of the way, from application through graduation, to ensure you have access to the resources you need to be successful.
  • A placement coordinator will work with you to secure a placement site and a preceptor to provide a seamless clinical placement process.
  • You’ll receive support and mentorship from caring faculty who are committed to your success.
  • Seven-week asynchronous courses provide some flexibility in your schedule.
  • Robust content is designed for the eLearner and delivered through an education portal.

What our students say about Elmhurst

While Elmhurst University Department of Nursing is recognized for our quality education and excellent outcomes, our commitment to student success is what defines us. Our faculty provides students with individualized attention and are passionate about helping students succeed and achieve their dreams.

Diane Salvador, Executive Director, Department of Nursing and Health Sciences