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Northeastern University’s ABSN Program Hits the Road in 2016

Are you a soon-to-be college graduate who’s worried about future job prospects or unhappy with your major? Northeastern University’s Accelerated BSN program is a great choice for bachelor-educated professionals who are looking to make the move to nursing. How does the ABSN program work? Let us explain: 1. Online Coursework Our ABSN curriculum involves more Read the full article…

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How to Make a Video Essay: Application Tips for Accelerated Nursing Programs (Part III)

Continuing from our two-part series on application tips for accelerated nursing programs and how to write an effective nursing school essay, Northeastern University has recently added a short, two-minute video essay to the accelerated BSN program admissions process. In part III, we bring you advice for making a video essay. In today’s health care industry, Read the full article…

Categories: Applications, Northeastern Accelerated BSN

What to Expect from Nursing School Clinicals

One of the most important parts of your Accelerated BSN education will be your nursing school clinical experiences. Coupled with your online classes and simulation labs, your clinicals will take place at some of Boston’s top health care facilities, where you can work with real patients. But what can you really expect from your nursing clinical Read the full article…

Categories: Northeastern Accelerated BSN, Northeastern Nursing Programs, Online Learning
New Year. New Career

New Year, New Career: 5 Steps to a New Career in Nursing

Many people start January with the good intentions of making a new year’s resolution. But as the weeks go by, few of them are able to maintain the discipline to stick to these resolutions. It’s hard to break bad habits, and it’s frightening starting on a new journey. Northeastern University’s Accelerated BSN program can help your Read the full article…

Categories: Applications, Financial Aid, Northeastern Accelerated BSN
Ready for a change to nursing?

Ready for a Career in Nursing? 3 Options for Earning Your Nursing Degree

As the year draws to a close, it’s time to look forward to the New Year, examine your goals, and decide if you are ready for change. Perhaps, like many others, you’ve decided that you want to pursue your passion and are ready for a career in nursing. But with so many degree options, you Read the full article…

Categories: Boston Nursing Programs, Northeastern Accelerated BSN, Northeastern Nursing Programs, Nursing Career
Nursing Student Advice from a Northeastern ABSN Graduate

Nursing Student Advice from a Northeastern ABSN Graduate

Nursing school can seem like a frightening prospect, especially if you are in an accelerated program like the ABSN program at Northeastern. Do you have to give up your social life and favorite hobbies in order to earn your Bachelor of Science in Nursing in just 16 months? Of course not! Stephen Winglass, a graduate Read the full article…

Categories: Northeastern Accelerated BSN, Northeastern Nursing Programs, Nursing Motivation

Magnet Hospitals in Boston: Why Magnet Status is Great for Second Career Nurses

So you’re interested in furthering your education and are considering getting your accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Northeastern. You might be wondering what sets Northeastern University apart. Northeastern University partners with outstanding hospitals in Boston, and many are Magnet hospitals. Magnet status, not to be confused with magnets you put on your fridge, Read the full article…

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How bad is it to pull an all-nighter? It's really bad.

How Bad is it to Pull an All-Nighter? It’s Really Bad.

Maybe you didn’t get as much studying done as you needed to. Maybe you have a big test tomorrow, so you figure that you’ll just pull an all-nighter to get everything done. Don’t do it! Pulling an all-nighter is not good for your body or your brain. You may be wondering, how bad is it Read the full article…

Categories: Nursing Motivation
The Advantages of Online Learning You Didn't Know

The Advantages of Online Nursing Classes You Didn’t Know

Picture this: You have made the decision to change careers and become a registered nurse. After less than two years of accelerated nursing classes, you’re working in your dream health care setting. You’re looked to for guidance by nursing students, you comfort your patients and their families, and you’re happy with your fellow nurses as Read the full article…

Categories: Northeastern Accelerated BSN, Online Learning
Nursing Specialties in Demand

Which Nursing Specialty in Demand Should I Pursue? [Quiz]

Although you may know that you are ready to become a registered nurse, you still need to decide on what exactly you want to do as a registered nurse. After all, there are many nursing specialties in demand that fall under the umbrella of nursing. No matter what your interests are, you will be able Read the full article…

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