Why Choose Rue Education?


Rue Education has an over 25-year proven track record of helping motivated adult learners advance their careers by earning credit toward their nursing degrees from Excelsior College, a regionally accredited, nationally recognized institution of higher education. Here are just a few reasons why nearly 100,000 successful healthcare professionals chose Rue Education to help them earn credit toward their degree:



Rue Free Academic Assessment

Free Academic Assessment
Rue’s Educational Consultants offer complimentary academic assessments to help you determine what subjects you need to earn your Associate of Science in Nursing Degree (subjects you’ve already taken may be applied to this degree program – we’ll help you figure out which subjects may transfer).

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Rue Distance Learning

Rue Learning Systems
Rue’s success over the years has enabled us to perfect the learning experience. Rue Learning Systems are the result of years of practical experience, input from nursing students, and research into how adults learn best in the distance learning environment.

Learn About Rue's Distance Nursing Education 

Rue Academic Advisors

Academic Advisors
From getting started through passing your state board exam, Rue's Academic Advisors walk you through the entire degree-earning process.  Academic Advisors offer you time management tips, study skills, test-taking tips, technical support -- along with encouragement and motivation.

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Rue Nurse Educators

Academic Support Services
Rue has a complete support network including educators to answer any content questions, and online tutors who work closely with ASN students to provide interactive feedback.  Subject matter experts with PhD and master's degrees create the Learning Systems so you get the most accurate information available.

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Rue Grants and Financing

Grants and Financing
Rue's Learning Systems are made even more affordable with a variety of payment plans and financing for every budget.  Grants are often available.

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Rue Independent Study

Rue's independent study program allows you to earn your degree without having to take classes in the traditional college setting.  Rue Education gives you the flexibility to learn the way that suits you best: using Rue’s online system or Rue’s offline products.

Learn More About Rue's Distance Nursing Education Options 

Rue Guarantee

Success Guarantee
Rue's promise of quality is backed by our written guarantee of academic success.  Our quality shines through with a monthly pass rate that averages over 88%* – which is well above the industry standard.

Guarantee Your Success With Rue  

Rue Mentors

Rue Mentor Connection

Rue Mentor Connection, nursing student based, Excelsior graduate monitored online discussion forum, lets you stay in touch with others earning their degrees with the help of Rue's learning systems.
Stay Connected with Other Nursing Students 


*Based on reported scores.