A Career Helping Others

The Bureau of Labor Statistics projected healthcare occupations to grow 19% from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations, adding about 2.3 million new jobs.

Why Study Nursing & Health Studies at RMU?

  • Complete a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2.5 years
  • Study in simulation labs including a high-tech operating room, birthing center and breathing simulator
  • Enroll in accelerated associate, bachelorís and masterís degree programs
  • In-class license preparation and program specific certifications such as:
    • CCMA
    • PTCB
    • ExCPT
    • CST
    • ASEP Coaching
  • Top 10 regionally rated Illinois hospitals are within 35 minutes of campus

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Experience Makes Experts

"In my externship, I was able to serve as a First Assistant in a video-assisted lung transplant surgery at Rush Hospital."

Cynthia B., Surgical Technology Student


Robert Morris University Illinois is a private, not-for-profit associate, baccalaureate, and master's degree-granting institution, accredited by the Higher learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (230 South LaSalle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60604, 312.263.0456) and authorized by the Illinois Board of Higher Education (1 N. Old State Capitol Plaza Suite 333, Springfield, Illinois 62701-1377, 217.782.2551, IBHE Feedback). Robert Morris serves over 4500 students interested in getting an education that meets the demands of today's business, graphic arts, health care, culinary and technical world at its main campus in Chicago as well as at locations in Arlington Heights, DuPage, Elgin, Orland Park, Schaumburg, Springfield, Peoria and Lake County.