Inspired to Advance

Welcome to Marian University. 

As a nurse, you know the importance of providing quality care to your patients. We share your passion for serving and helping others. At Marian, we've been educating health care professionals for over 100 years – it's who we are. Our nursing programs will provide you with exceptional instruction from passionate faculty members who are committed to helping you take your career to impressive new heights.

MSN Program

Our MSN program will prepare you to make a positive impact on the lives of your patients and future nurses. We provide the opportunity for you to specialize as a family nurse practitioner or nurse educator, both of which can be completed in 2 ½ years.
Cost: $710 per credit
Delivery: courses are offered on-ground
Courses begin: January and August

RN-BSN Completion Program

As a student in the RN-BSN completion program, you'll gain powerful preparation to practice nursing in a broad range of settings and with a rich diversity of populations. You can complete your BSN degree in as few as 15 months with an ADN from a Wisconsin Technical College, or in as few as 19 months with an ADN from another accredited program.
Cost: $430 per credit
Delivery: 100% online (or on-ground as a part of our RN-MSN program)
Courses begin: January, May and August

Sample schedules for Wisconsin Technical College graduates
January start (16 months)
May start (15 months)
August start (16 months)

Sample schedules for graduates of other accredited programs
January start (19 months)
May start (19 months)
August start (21 months)

RN-MSN Program

The streamlined RN-MSN program of study provides RNs with the options to earn a master’s degree in less time than it would take to earn a BSN degree followed by a MSN degree. You can complete the program in approximately four years, dependent on transfer credits, and will position yourself for career advancement by specializing as a family nurse practitioner or nurse educator.
Cost: $430 per undergraduate credit and $710 per graduate credit
Delivery: courses are offered in online, on-ground and hybrid formats
Courses begin: March and August

Nurse Educator Certificate

We have crafted our nurse educator certificate for RNs who have already earned a master's degree and want to teach nursing. You'll gain the knowledge and experience to teach in both academic and non-academic settings – and graduate ready to inspire the next generation of nurses.

Now, it's time for the next step.

By sharing your contact information and area of interest, we can get you all the information you're looking for and provide you with personal, one-on-one assistance. Fill in and submit your information, and within 24 hours one of our dedicated admission counselors will be in touch with you to discuss how we can help advance your career as a nursing professional.

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Ready to get started and achieve your goals at Marian University? Apply today!

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Have additional questions? We're happy to help! Contact us direct at or 920-923-7650.

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Fun Fact

On May 1, 2008, Marian College was officially recognized as Marian University (Source: Marian University Archives).

Campus Info

Marian University
45 S. National Ave.
Fond du Lac, WI 54935-4699


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