Earn a BSN Degree in as Few as 16 Months

Are you looking to transition into the nursing profession? If you already have a non-nursing bachelor’s degree, the Northeastern University Accelerated BSN program near Boston makes it possible to earn a quality second-degree BSN in as few as 16 months.

Based in Burlington, Massachusetts, our ABSN program site offers three start dates a year — in January, May, and September — meaning you won’t have to wait long to start nursing school. Plus, you’ll get an admissions decision from us within a few weeks of applying.

As a full-time ABSN student at Northeastern, you’ll complete a rigorous blend of online and onsite curriculum over the span of four semesters.

What sets our ABSN program in Boston apart? It offers:

  • A continuation of a legacy preparing nurse leaders in practice, education and research.
  • State-of-the-art program site in Burlington, featuring advanced hospital equipment and clinical task trainers.
  • Strong partnerships with Boston-area healthcare employers, providing you networking opportunities with some of the region’s best and brightest during clinical rotations and a solid start to your nursing career.

While the accelerated path to nursing is challenging, it will prepare you to enter the workforce a confident, practice-ready nurse.