Overview of Northeastern’s Accelerated Nursing Program in Boston
If you are ready for a career change, Northeastern University’s second-degree accelerated nursing program in Boston can put you on the fast track to become an RN. Following a rigorous blend of online and onsite curriculum, the 16-month ABSN program enables you to develop the nursing skills required to provide safe, effective patient care at the entry level.
How the Accelerated Nursing Program Works
Northeastern University’s full-time ABSN program in Massachusetts follows a rigorous, 16-month curriculum consisting of online coursework, hands-on learning, and clinical experiences.
- Online coursework completed via an interactive e-Learning platform.
- Hands-on learning and testing takes place at the dedicated program site in Burlington.
- Nursing simulation labs are held on campus at the Behrakis Health Sciences Center.
- Clinical experiences are provided both within and outside of the Metropolitan Boston area in a variety of health care settings.
Due to its intense format, we advise our ABSN students to view the program as a full-time job. It’s also important that students stay highly motivated during their 16 months in the program as well as utilize the various support resources that are available to them.
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