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EdAssist and Rivier University have partnered to offer educational resources and benefits to EdAssist client employees — providing the ability to achieve academic and professional goals! The partnership will also build EdAssist client employees’ leadership capacity by providing educational programs with practical and applicable experiences.

The discount applies to both spouses and dependents, and both new and existing students should complete the information form to learn more about total discounts available. Rivier University offers online undergraduate and graduate degrees, including award-winning and nationally ranked nursing programs. Each degree is geared toward the needs of working professionals who want tangible results.

Awards & Accolades

In rankings across four categories, Rivier earned top rankings both nationally and regionally, and placed as the #1 private nursing school in New Hampshire.

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Rivier’s RN to BSN Program Ranked No. 1: Our online RN to BSN program is ranked first among all other programs in New Hampshire.

Rivier University is ranked among the top U.S. Nursing Schools of 2020 by Nursing Schools Almanac.

Select a Program

This program provides a selection of career-driven courses and an Addiction Studies track to help you gain the specific skills you need for a career in human services.

  • Duration: 2.5-4 years
  • Total Credits: 120
  • Multiple Start Dates & Rolling Admissions

Gain a strong foundation of psychology and learn hands-on skills for career advancement in the field of psychology or human services.

  • Duration: 2-4 years
  • Total Credits: 120-121
  • Multiple Start Dates & Rolling Admissions

Learn topics such as business management, marketing, business writing, budgeting, and strategic management to gain a strong foundation in business principles and practices.

  • Duration: 2-4 years
  • Total Credits: 120
  • Multiple Start Dates & Rolling Admissions

Build a foundation of knowledge to create better health systems around you with coursework in multiple public health-related areas.

  • Duration: 2-4 years
  • Total Credits: 123
  • Multiple Start Dates & Rolling Admissions

Learn foundational skills you can apply to a variety of careers in both the public and private sectors and customize your learning for specific career goals.

  • Duration: 2-4 years
  • Total Credits: 120
  • Multiple Start Dates & Rolling Admissions

Advance your nursing career and impact the lives of others. As a BSN-prepared nurse, you’ll enjoy a broad scope of practice and develop the skills necessary to help save more lives.

  • Duration: 2-4 years
  • Total Credits: 120
  • Multiple Start Dates & Rolling Admissions

Learn current business trends and emerging technologies to understand both worlds and make smart decisions to help business and technology work cohesively.

  • Duration: 1-2 years
  • Total Credits: 36
  • Multiple Start Dates & Rolling Admissions

Build upon your foundation and skills with individualized learning and interprofessional experiences that focus on preparing public health professionals to improve the health of communities and individuals within diverse populations.

  • Duration: 2-3 years
  • Total Credits: 42
  • Multiple Start Dates & Rolling Admissions

Gain the skills and knowledge you need to serve as a primary healthcare provider and prepare for the AANP or ANCC family nurse practitioner exam with courses focused on advanced theory and clinical nursing topics, as well as readiness exams.

  • Duration: 3-5 years
  • Total Credits: 36-49
  • Multiple Start Dates & Rolling Admissions

Learn a broad-based business education with a focus on leadership, problem-solving, and strategic innovation.

  • Duration: 2 years
  • Total Credits: 36
  • Multiple Start Dates & Rolling Admissions

Gain a broad education in the traditional areas of business, as well as in the cross-disciplinary skills of leadership, problem-solving, and strategic management.

  • Duration: 1-2 years
  • Total Credits: 36
  • Multiple Start Dates & Rolling Admissions

Learn a strong foundation in business functions while providing concentrated study in the strategies and approaches of managing information technology.

  • Duration: 1-2 years
  • Total Credits: 36
  • Multiple Start Dates & Rolling Admissions

Build a broad-based competency in leadership, problem-solving, and strategic management skills along with key topics in marketing.

  • Duration: 2 years
  • Total Credits: 36
  • Multiple Start Dates & Rolling Admissions

Teach in all areas of healthcare delivery, including schools of nursing, acute care facilities, and other healthcare settings.

  • Duration: 2 years
  • Total Credits: 36
  • Multiple Start Dates & Rolling Admissions

Advance your skills to improve population health and patient outcomes as you prepare for senior leadership roles throughout healthcare.

  • Duration: 2 years
  • Total Credits: 36
  • Multiple Start Dates & Rolling Admissions

Prepare to lead interdisciplinary healthcare teams and improve systems of care, patient outcomes, quality, and safety.

  • Duration: 2.5 years
  • Total Credits: 39
  • Multiple Start Dates & Rolling Admissions
  • Two Specialty Tracks: DNP Systems Leadership and DNP Professional Practice

The Rivier Advantage

Affordable Earn a competitive degree at a competitive price.

Personal Small class sizes and real-world experience provide students the skills they need for success.

Flexible Start when you want with rolling admission and terms beginning every seven weeks.

Dynamic Obtain a quality education from a university with more than 80 years of experience educating students.

Accreditation

Rivier University is fully accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education, Inc (NECHE). In addition, the following online programs have specific accreditation:

Rivier University’s ASN, BSN, MSN, Post Master’s Certificates, and DNP programs located in Nashua, NH are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400, Atlanta, GA 30326, (404) 975-5000.

  • The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the associate nursing program is Continuing Accreditation.
  • The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the baccalaureate nursing program is Continuing Accreditation.
  • The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the master’s nursing program is Continuing Accreditation.
  • The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the post master’s certificates nursing programs is Continuing Accreditation.
  • The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the doctoral nursing program is Initial Accreditation.

View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program.

A C B S P Accredited

Rivier’s undergraduate business programs in business administration, business management, finance, and marketing as well as the University’s Master of Business Administration programs are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP, 11520 West 119th Street, Overland Park, KS 66213, (913) 339-9356, www.acbsp.org,

Strategic Partners Program

With Rivier’s Strategic Partners Program, we can provide innovative and relevant degree programs for professionals to advance their knowledge and careers. And as a bonus, employees of Rivier’s partners are eligible for tuition discounts.

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Click here for a complete list of Rivier’s corporate partners.

About Rivier University

Rivier University is a Catholic institution that welcomes students from all backgrounds and provides a transformative and supportive educational experience. Throughout our history, we have been dedicated to providing a learning environment that educates the whole person — mind, body, and spirit. Our graduates excel professionally, academically, and in service to their communities.