ResU offers Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree programs in Nursing, Bachelor’s and Certificate programs in Health Informatics and Information Management and a Bachelor’s Degree program in Imaging Technology.

Choose the program that fits your interests and your background and discover what ResU can do for you. For over 100 years we have prepared students for successful careers in healthcare. Today we’re proud to offer a healthcare education that – by almost any measure – is second to none. From our faculty to our facilities to our programs, Resurrection University is among the very best and always will be.

Ten reasons why ResU is right for you!

  • 1

    Programs are flexible and convenient

    We offer fall, spring or summer start dates with day, evening and weekend classes.

  • 2

    We stand for a century of excellence

    For more than 100 years ResU has prepared students for success in healthcare.

  • 3

    You may be eligible for Financial Aid

    80% of our students receive financial aid.

  • 4

    We offer real-world experience

    Our campus is located in a hospital and you learn from experienced professionals.

  • 5

    Our facilities are as advanced as they come

    We offer state-of-the-art equipment and classrooms that include our high-tech simulation lab.

  • 6

    Class sizes are small

    The average class is 35, and clinical classes include no more than 8 or 9 students. Classes range from 30-60 students and clinical classes include no more than 12 students.

  • 7

    We offer one of the “Nine Hot New Majors”

    According to US News & World Report, HIIM is one of the hottest new allied healthcare majors in the country.

  • 8

    You can experience Service Learning

    It’s the opportunity to provide care where it’s needed most in your community and around the world.

  • 9

    We’re part of Presence Health

    We have the support and the resources of the largest Catholic health care system in Illinois.

  • 10

    You will continue our tradition of excellence

    Graduating from ResU makes you part of a family and a network that offers endless support and opportunity.

ResU is an upper-division university. Successful applicants will need to transfer in a number of credits from other colleges or universities.


Undergraduate Programs

We offer a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing program, an innovative BSN for RNs program, a Bachelor’s Degree in Health Informatics and Information Management program, a Bachelor's Degree in Imaging Technology program, and a joint degree program with Concordia University.

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Graduate Programs

We offer a Master's Degree in Nursing with the following majors available: Clinical Nurse Leader, Nurse Administrator, Nurse Educator, and Nurse Practitioner. We also now offer a Doctor of Nursing Practice program to begin in January 2016.

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HIIM Post Baccalaureate Certificate

For students who have already earned their bachelor’s, master’s or doctorate degree we offer a unique HIIM Certificate program that provides the knowledge and skills needed to successfully enter this rapidly growing field.

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Service Learning

Service Learning is a special academic elective that allows students to volunteer their services in the Chicago area as well as in several international communities.

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Resurrection University is an active participant in research and welcomes and supports projects from ResU and Presence Health professionals as well as from people outside of the ResU community.

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