Northeastern University Bouvé College of Health Sciences School of Nursing

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The Northeastern University nursing school is offering students the opportunity to earn an accelerated BSN. This second-degree program is offered to students in both Boston and Charlotte, NC.

Our accelerated nursing program can be completed in as few as 16 months of program curriculum study. It features a blended education format with online courses, in-person skills and simulation labs, and real-world experience with clinical rotations.

Visit or call 1.866.892.3819 for information on how to change your career with our ABSN.

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Northeastern Nursing Pride

When you attend our ABSN program, people take notice. See what it means to be a Northeastern nursing graduate.

Northeastern University is synonymous with nursing excellence—so much so, you’ll want to see what it feels like to graduate from our 16-month ABSN...

Nursing Simulation Labs

Students in our ABSN program tell us that nursing simulation labs are great confidence boosters. Find out why? Discover how our ABSN program’s nursing simulation lab scenarios provide diverse, highly realistic patient care experiences across the healthcare...

How Northeastern Prepares You for the Real World | Accelerated Nursing

By choosing our ABSN program, you have access to some of the best clinical placements in the country. See for yourself: Partnering with several of the nation’s top health care facilities, Northeastern provides ABSN students with amazing clinical practice opportunities.

Online Accelerated Nursing Coursework

While assignment deadlines still apply, see how our online ABSN program courses let you learn at your own pace. Online accelerated nursing coursework provides Northeastern University ABSN students flexibility to complete classes through interactive modules.


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Having a say in patient care

Healthcare demands are taking toll on physician health. Good thing nurses are starting to have more say in patient care these days. The demands of practicing medicine in the U.S. are taking a toll on physicians' health and impacting the way doctors care for patients, according...

Charlotte Nurse Innovation Night - Nurse Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Nurse innovation! We're taking a look at how nurses are revolutionizing healthcare innovation in Charlotte on Oct. 26. More info here: Join us for an evening of networking and engaging with leading healthcare startups and entrepreneurs in Charlotte, North Carolina at an event...

Nursing Simulation Labs: Realism Without Risk

How does our ABSN program teach you to think like a nurse? Our simulation labs have a lot to do with it. Details here: Nursing simulation teaches you to how to apply clinical judgement and problem-solving skills in a wide variety of realistic patient care scenarios.

What You Can Expect From Our ABSN Program

“Our ABSN program is very fast-paced." Take a listen to what Tiffany says you need in order to be a successful ABSN student. Check out our free ABSN program guide. It will walk you through different aspects of the accelerated program, from online courses to onsite...

Key Takeaways From Northeastern University ABSN Nursing Interviews

Wonder what it's like being a Northeastern ABSN student? Wonder no more! And don’t miss the key takeaways. We asked students and staff what they thought about the Northeastern University nursing experience. Here are the key takeaways from these...

ABSN Program | Student Story

The journey to nursing school is different for everyone. Meet Patti, a mom who joined our ABSN program to help other moms. Let Patti's story inspire your future in nursing.

Admissions for the Accelerated BSN Program

What is our ABSN program admissions process like? Current students can tell you firsthand. Our admissions counselors take what is typically an overwhelming process and make it as straightforward as possible.

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