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Accelerated Nursing Program

Two students in accelerated nursing programs wear MSU scrubs and consult a textbook for help while using medical supplies.

Interested in an accelerated nursing program? 

The accelerated second-degree BSN is designed for students who have earned a bachelor’s degree or higher in another field and want to complete a Bachelor of Science in nursing. This is a full-time, 15-month option.


Graduates of the accelerated nursing program are highly qualified, caring and professional nurses who work in a variety of settings to meet the health care needs of individuals, families and communities.

Alumni work at: 

  • Sparrow
  • Spectrum Health
  • Detroit Medical Center
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center 
  • Rush University Medical Center
  • William Beaumont Health System
  • Henry Ford Health System

Alumni work as: 

  • Hospice nurses
  • Intensive care nurses
  • Emergency care nurses
  • Adult acute care nurses
  • Pediatric nurses
  • Public health nurses
  • School nurses
  • Home care nurses

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