A second degree of caring and service
Nurses with bachelor’s degrees are in high demand, and according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the profession is expected to grow 16% by 2024. At Concordia, our Bachelor’s in nursing second degree accelerated program is available for those who have already received a bachelor’s degree or higher and want to streamline their BSN experience.
Have you recently discovered a passion for nursing, but you feel stuck because you have a bachelor’s degree in business, education, or any other number of fields? Don’t toss up your hands and give up! At Concordia, if you already have a bachelor’s degree, you can get your BSN in 14 months! You get the full treatment: access to our amazing faculty, experiences in clinical, lab and simulation situations, and our incredible curriculum, which builds on a Christian foundation with web-based resources and simulations that promote active, engaged learning.
What to expect
If you choose to jump start your Nursing - Second Degree Accelerated Program of Concordia University Wisconsin, you won’t be doing it alone. Students who progress through this program are part of a cohort. They are immersed in the content, one course at a time, with clinical courses taken concurrently with the corresponding theory course. Web-based resources are used side-by-side with clinical, lab, and simulation experiences. This is the complete package. And it only takes a little over a year.
- Emergency Room Nurse
- Operating Room Nurse
- Medical-Surgical Nurse
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Pathophysiology Across the Lifespan
- Christian Caregiving
- Health Assessment Across the Lifespan
- Fundamentals of Professional Nursing
- Evidence-Based Nursing and Change Management
- 14 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , International
Plan to apply 3-4 months prior to your intended start date.
DisciplinesNursing View 587 other Masters in Nursing in United States
- Graduation from the equivalent of US high school
- GPA equivalency of a 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
- Proof of English language proficiency with minimum scores of 61 TOEFL, 6 IELTS or 55 PTE (students without these scores can still apply for conditional admission)
- ACT or SAT is not required for admission, but a result will increase scholarship options
International30060 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 30060 USD per year during 14 months.
National30060 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 30060 USD per year during 14 months.
Living costs for Mequon
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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