The Accelerated Second Degree in Nursing program is designed for a highly motivated individual aspiring to a career in nursing. 

Accelerated Second Degree in Nursing

Accelerated Second Degree Class of 2016

The Accelerated Second Degree in Nursing program is designed for a highly motivated individual aspiring to a career in nursing. Candidates for this program will hold an associate, baccalaureate, or higher degree in a non-nursing major and complete entry requirements.

The program uses a cohort model where an entering class is maintained as a cohesive group moving through nursing classes together. The program of study is designed for an accelerated pace where students complete a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing in two academic years, plus one intensive summer semester (20 months).

Application deadline for the program is March 15, 2017.

The program is fully accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and is currently undergoing curriculum refinement in order to offer the most contemporary nursing education available to students.

Informational Sessions

The Admissions Office conducts regular information sessions from August through March. These session are an important part of the process and are designed to answer a majority of the questions you might have about this program. 

Register for an Information Session

Contact Us

Xiomara DeLobato
Associate Director of Admissions
(413) 265-2206
delobatox@elms.edu