Accelerated BSN Program

Rutgers’ School of Nursing (formerly UMDNJ) and College of Nursing are merging. Programs and Curriculum are being updated.

ABSN STudents in the Simulation Lab

The Accelerated BSN Program, offered by Rutgers School of Nursing in collaboration with Rutgers College of Nursing, is designed for students who have already earned a bachelor's degree in another field and wish to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree. Following completion of the program, students will be eligible to take the NCLEX examination to become a registered nurse.

Newark & New Brunswick Campus: The Accelerated BSN degree is based on a prerequisite core of general education and basic, behavioral and social sciences required of all students, and 62 pre-licensure credits of nursing coursework offered by the Rutgers SN on the Newark campus.

Stratford:The Stratford campus will be merging programs with Rutgers School of Nursing| Camden. They will offer an accelerated BS Degree. Details can be found on the Rutgers - Camden website.

Full-time study is required during this Program. (View our BSN Degree Part-time Program »)

There is limited seating. Applications will be reviewed after the application deadline

NurseNALC - Pre-Nursing Program
This innovative program is free to accepted students entering the Accelerated BSN Program. Read More »

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