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Save up to 20% on tuition with American River College and Excelsior

Students are eligible for benefits.

Next Start Date
June 27
Courses Start
Every 8 Weeks
Transfer Up To
90 Credits
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This partner is eligible for Excelsior’s Concurrent Enrollment Program (CEP)

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Damita

Damita Thomas, Partnership Specialist

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dthomas@excelsior.edu
773-691-9106

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Excelsior College is an accredited, 100% online, not-for-profit college that specializes in helping adult learners earn a degree, meet their goals, and advance their careers.

100% Online Instruction

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8 and 15 Week Courses

40 Degree Programs

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Tuition and Transfer Credit Information

Tuition (per credit)

$410 *

Non-Partner Price $510

Partners save $100 per credit

* Tuition per credit reverts to the non-partner rate if the student does not complete a minimum of twelve (12) Excelsior College online course credits.

Academic Services Fee (per course credit)

$28

Library services, academic advising, evaluation of transfer credit, and academic program planning.

Technology Fee

(Effective July 15, 2019)

$20*

For investments in and continuing improvements to technology services.

*Per course credit and per exam.

Graduation Fee (one time)

$125

Tuition (per credit)

$595 *

Non-Partner Price $695*

Partners save $100

* An all-inclusive rate that covers the use of student services, technology and the processing of student records for degree conferral. Note that course materials are not included in tuition.

Tuition per credit reverts to the non-partner rate if the student does not complete a minimum of twelve (12) Excelsior College online course credits.

Tuition and fees subject to change without notice. There is a small, separate fee for graduation regalia. For more Information visit our Commencement page.

Excelsior College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. For a full listing of Excelsior’s accreditations, including individual programs, visit www.excelsior.edu/accreditation. Excelsior College is a Title IV-eligible institution offering federal student aid to students who qualify in course-based programs. Excelsior College does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, religion, creed, disability, marital status, veteran status, national origin, race, gender, or sexual orientation in the educational programs and activities which it operates.

Make the most of your time and effort as you move forward with your associate degree while in Excelsior's Concurrent Enrollment Program (CEP). This plan provides you with an opportunity to earn your associate degree in nursing at American River College while completing degree requirements toward a Bachelor of Science in nursing with Excelsior's online degree program.

Working closely together, both colleges will guide you through the process. Once you graduate with an associate degree from American River College and become a Registered Professional Nurse, you may only need 25-30 credits to complete an Excelsior Bachelor of Science in nursing.

See sample CEP Course Requirements
Make sure to let our admissions team know you are interested in our concurrent enrollment program through American River College.

Apply and Enroll Form:

Questions regarding concurrent enrollment? Contact us at: concurrentenrollment@excelsior.edu.

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These are only guides to show how credits could transfer into an Excelsior College degree program. Actual transferability of credits is dependent upon current Excelsior College degree requirements and policies based on the date a student is admitted. All students will be reviewed individually to evaluate the transferability of their credits into an Excelsior College degree program.

How To Get Started

Your representative is here to answer all your partnership benefit questions and to help you get started at Excelsior. Reach out today using the contact form on this page.

Review program admission requirements if you’re interested in our nursing programs or graduate degrees, or to see if you’re eligible for our partnership rates.

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“Excelsior gave me the opportunity to follow my dreams.”

Caleen Oliver
BS in Nursing