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A GRACELAND Education

We realize you have many choices when it comes to furthering your education. At Graceland, we strive to offer quality programs that are tailored to the working adult.

Graceland is excited to offer the following online programs to Mercy staff and employees with a 20% tuition reduction:

20% tuition
REDUCTION
guarantee

RN-BSN Degree student

Admission Requirements

  • Current RN licensure in the United States.

  • Minimum 2.5 cumulative grade point average on all previous coursework.

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Graceland's RN-BSN degree is geared toward today’s hardworking nurses. You can earn your degree in only one year entirely online with no campus visits or clinicals required. Our program can also be tailored to your area of interest. For example, if you are a pediatric nurse or want to be one, all of your assignments can possibly be pediatric-related. 

There are 28 hours* required for this degree:

Introduction to Evidence Based Practice 
Leadership Roles in Nursing 
Global Health and Policy Issues 
Health Assessment
Pathophysiology-Related Pharm 
Community Health in Nursing
Refective Practice
Professional Seminar I 
Senior Capstone 
Professional Seminar II
*This does not include any general education or support courses that may be required.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
2 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
2 s.h.

Per Semester
Hour (s.h.)

Total
Program Cost

$475

$13,300

With Mercy's 20% tuition reduction:
$380


$10,640




 

BA-HCM Degree student

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum 2.0 cumulative grade point average on all previous coursework.

Bachelor of Arts in Health Care Management

Not everyone who works in healthcare is a doctor or nurse. There are many others who work just as hard to keep the system running efficiently and effectively for each patient. With this degree, graduates will be prepared to explore regulation, policy and financing within clinical and nonclinical settings. 

There are 30 hours* required for this degree:

Principals of Marketing 
Healthcare Finance and Economics 
Human Resources and Organizational
     Behavior for Healthcare
Introduction to Healthcare Informatics 
Healthcare Electronic Database Systems 
Electronic Data Management 
Quality Assurance in Operation Management 
Leadership in Healthcare 
Legal Aspects of Healthcare Management
Internship in Healthcare Management
*This does not include any general education or support courses that may be required.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.

3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
Per Semester
Hour (s.h.)
Total
Program Cost
$395

$11,850

With Mercy's 20% tuition reduction:
$316

$9,480




 

OLBA Degree student

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum 2.0 cumulative grade point average on all previous coursework.

Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership

Be prepared for leadership positions across a wide range of career fields. You’ll gain practical skills and strategies to help you lead, motivate and encourage individuals in a workplace setting.

There are 45 hours* required for this degree:

Principals of Management
Skills in Organizational Leadership
Human Resource Management
Ethical Leadership in a Global Society 
Financial Accounting 
Managerial Accounting 
Interpersonal Communication 
Confict Resolution
Intercultural Communication 
Organizational Behavior 
Industrial /Organizational Psychology 
Concepts and Theories of Leadership
Principals of Microeconomics
Microcomputer Business Applications
Management of Information Systems
*This does not include any general education or support courses that may be required.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
 
Per Semester
Hour (s.h.)
Total
Program Cost
$355

$15,975

With Mercy's 20% tuition reduction:
$284

$12,780




 

BUAD Degree student

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum 2.0 cumulative grade point average on all previous coursework.

Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration

Gain a solid understanding of key business concepts today’s employers are looking for. This degree integrates management, marketing, accounting and finance to push your career into the fast track.

There are 45 hours* required for this degree:

Principals of Management 
Management of Information Systems 
Principals of Marketing 
Business Law 
Financial Accounting 
Managerial Accounting 
Principals of Business Finance
Seminar in Business Policy 
Math for Decision Making
Organizational Behavior 
Human Resource Management 
Introduction to Statistics 
Microcomputer Business Applications 
Principals of Macroeconomics 
Principals of Microeconomics 
*This does not include any general education or support courses that may be required.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
3 s.h.
 
Per Semester
Hour (s.h.)
Total
Program Cost
$355

$15,975

With Mercy's 20% tuition reduction:
$284

$12,780




 

Graduation Requirements

Must have a total of 120 hours
(this includes transfer work from previous schools)

30 hours must be taken from Graceland

39 hours must be upper division
(upper division hours are 3000-level courses and above)


 

Programs have full- and part-time options. Graceland admissions representatives are available at any time via email or phone. Please reach out to your local Human Resources personnel regarding additional Mercy benefits or requirements.

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Accredited:
Graceland University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (800.621.7440, www.hlcommission.org).
CCNE Accreditation logo
The baccalaureate degree in nursing/master's degree in nursing/Doctor of Nursing Practice and post-graduate APRN certificate at Graceland University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202.887.6791.

Graceland offers acceptance into
these programs every 8 weeks!

APPLY NOW!

Fill out the application online. Please go to www.graceland.edu/Apply
Gather required materials:
  • All official transcript(s) in a sealed envelope
    We need all transcripts from all schools attended including high school. Ask to have the official transcripts sent to your home versus sent directly to us. Leave them sealed when they arrive.
  • Licensure verification (RN-BSN only)
    Please visit your state's website for online verification including expiration date. Print your individual licensure to include in your packet.
  • Enrollment agreement form
    We provide this to you after you apply. Read it over, initial and sign it. and return it to the university.
Mail packet to:
     Graceland University
     Attn: Admissions
     1401 W. Truman Road
     Independence, MO 64050

Financial Aid

Students may be eligible for both federal and state grants and loans through Graceland. You can apply for these loans by going to www.fafsa.ed.gov and filing a FAFSA using Graceland's school code - 001866.

Payment Plans

Graceland University offers easy, interest-free payment plan options as well.

Contact an Admissions Representative today!
800.833.0524 or distancelearning@graceland.edu

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