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					                                                                                        RN to BSN DegRee PRogRam oNliNe




   Compare Jacksonville University
   Not all RN to BSN programs are created equal. Use this worksheet to help you compare degree
   programs and make sure the university you are considering provides the features you need!

     Criteria                        Jacksonville University                                        Other University
     Degrees Online                  Jacksonville University (JU) offers an online rn to Bsn
                                     degree program designed for busy working RNs, like
     Does the university offer an    yourself, who are looking for a CCNE-accredited nursing
     RN to BSN program with          school. You can complete your degree in as little as 24
     online convenience?             months – anytime, anywhere – 24/7.



     COst                            With Jacksonville University, you’ll find no hidden fees
                                     and no extra out-of-pocket expenses.
     What will the program           •	 $425 per credit hour
     actually cost me?               •	 $35 application fee
                                     •	 $225 estimated cost for books per course

     ADmissiOn requirements          Enrolling in the program is easy. You can even take your
                                     first nursing class while you complete the formal applica-
     What kind of documents          tion process. JU requires the following for admission:
     are required for admission?     •	 Graduation from a state-approved Associate’s Degree in
                                         Nursing (ADN) or Diploma nursing program
                                     •	 Active U.S. registered nurse license
                                     •	 “C” or better in general education courses where
                                         transfer credit is requested

     leArning envirOnment            Jacksonville University gives you a solid, traditional edu-
                                     cation in an unconventional setting – an easy-to-navigate
     What is the online class-       online classroom.
     room like?                      •	 Lectures accessible via
                                          •	 Online streaming video
                                          •	 CD-ROM
                                          •	 MP3 audio downloads
                                     •	 Online library
                                     Faculty assistance through live chat, discussion boards
                                     and dedicated email

     FlexiBility                     There is no need to learn on someone else’s schedule or
                                     even at a designated location. Experience the flexibility of
     Can I choose my own             anywhere, anytime learning.
     learning schedule?              •	 Watch your lectures with or without Internet access
                                     •	 No mandatory logon times
                                     •	 No campus attendance
                                     •	 Eight-week sessions
                                     •	 Six sessions per year




9417 Princess Palm Avenue | Tampa, FL 33619-8313 | Toll Free 866-768-6276 | Fax 800-497-3397 | www.JacksonvilleU.com

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   Compare Jacksonville University (continued)
     Criteria                        Jacksonville University                                        Other University
     trAnsFer CreDits                Jacksonville University appreciates the effort you’ve put
                                     into your education. Your official transcripts will be care-
     Will the university honor       fully evaluated by a JU academic advisor.
     my diploma, associate’s         •	 If your diploma program partnered with a regionally
     degree or any prior                accredited institution, you should be eligible to receive
     courses?                           transfer credits
                                     •	 If your credits were earned from a regionally accredited
                                        school, your academic advisor will consider your course
                                        work for transfer credit
                                     •	 No matter how long ago you were in school, JU will
                                        consider your course work for transfer credit
                                     •	 If you are a military nurse, you are encouraged to apply
                                        – no matter where you are stationed

     FinAnCiAl resOurCes             Money need not be a barrier to continuing your educa-
                                     tion. Jacksonville University is committed to helping you
     Continuing my education         understand all the financial options available to you.
     is a great investment, but      •	 Interest-free payment plans
     how can I pay for it?           •	 Financial aid (federal and state)
                                     •	 Employer tuition assistance
                                     •	 Credit card payments
                                     •	 Military aid
                                     •	 NNEI (VA nurses)

     suppOrt                         JU is here to provide the assistance you need through
                                     dedicated enrollment representatives and more.
     Will I be able to get sup-      •	 Technical support is available via phone, email and
     port when I need it?               chat, Monday – Sunday
                                     •	 Customer support is available via phone, email and
                                        chat, Monday – Friday
                                     •	 Correspond with your academic advisor
                                     •	 Professors are available via email, live chat, discussion
                                        board and phone

     CurriCulum                      •	 Nursing required courses – 33 credits
                                     •	 Non-nursing required courses – 58 credits*
     What types of courses           •	 RN licensure credit – 30 credits
     are required in the BSN
     program?                        *Subtract your transfer credits from here.

     the university                  JU is a private university established in 1934 with
                                     outstanding faculty and academics.
     Is this a real accredited       •	 One of the largest online RN to BSN degree programs
     university that I can be           in the country
     proud to include on my          •	 Repeatedly named one of “America’s Best Colleges” by
     resume?                            U.S. News & World Report



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9417 Princess Palm Avenue | Tampa, FL 33619-8313 | Toll Free 866-768-6276 | Fax 800-497-3397 | www.JacksonvilleU.com

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