Northeastern University—Charlotte ABSN Program

As a Top-50 university, the Northeastern Bouvé College of Health Sciences School of Nursing prepares nurse leaders in practice, education and research. Today, we offer that same quality nursing education to our Charlotte campus via our accelerated nursing program.

Following the same CCNE accredited ABSN curriculum as our Massachusetts campus, the second-degree ABSN program in North Carolina leverages your existing non-nursing bachelor’s degree so you can receive a quality nursing education in 16 months. The program follows a rigorous, full-time format that comprises online coursework, hands-on learning and clinical practice experiences.

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A Unique Path to a Nursing Career

Based on our long and rich history of nursing education, our 16-month accelerated nursing program in Charlotte is in a unique position to prepare you for a nursing career in multiple diverse areas of health care. Applying a blended education model, our second-degree ABSN program combines online coursework with hands-on learning and clinical practice to give each student the best possible academic foundation for succeeding in today’s advanced healthcare environments.

And with three start dates per year, you can get started on your nursing career sooner.

Experiential Simulation Labs at our Charlotte Campus

Northeastern simulation manikinComplimenting what our ABSN student learn online, our nursing simulation labs get you as close as possible to real-world patient care situations. Outfitted with advanced medical equipment and high-fidelity medical manikins, these labs take your nursing competency to the next level—making you feel as if you are in an actual hospital setting.

These labs allow you to apply the nursing theory you learned online in a safe, controlled environment under the guidance of a clinical instructor. Our Charlotte accelerated nursing students visit our campus located in uptown at:

Northeastern University-Charlotte
101 North Tryon Street
Suite 1100
Charlotte, North Carolina 28246

Clinical Partnerships near Charlotte, North Carolina

Clinical rotations are where your education comes together and you put into practice what you are learning online and in simulation labs. Our ABSN program has clinical ties with prominent healthcare facilities in Charlotte and throughout the region where you will experience and practice your nursing skills in a variety of specialty areas. Our clinical partners include:

  • Carolinas HealthCare System (Atrium Health)
  • Novant Health

Contact us to learn more about our ABSN clinical healthcare partnerships in Charlotte.


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