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As an ABSN student, your clinical practicum plays a vital role in your future success as a nurse. See just how far our nursing curriculum goes to develop your clinical skills in diverse areas of practice.

While changing careers at 40 may seem crazy or scary to some, Megan, a 2017 Northeastern ABSN program graduate, will tell you it’s one of the best decisions she’s ever made. Before nursing school, Megan, now in her forties, spent 10 years raising her kids and volunteering for hospice—two roles she claims shifted her perspective Read the full article…

If you’ve ever thought about pursuing a career in nursing, there’s never been a better time than now to do so. Not only do we have one of the most accessible Accelerated BSN programs around, there’s also a huge demand for registered nurses all over the country. So maybe it’s time you asked yourself: Do Read the full article…

We recently sat down with students and staff of our 16-month ABSN program, asking them what they enjoy or find unique about the Northeastern University nursing experience. Starting with admissions and ending with NCLEX preparation, here are some key takeaways from these conversations. Admissions: Feel the Support If you can’t wait to become a nurse, Read the full article…

Wish you would’ve studied nursing as an undergraduate? Well it’s time to stop the “woulda, coulda, shoulda” and take action. By enrolling in our Boston or Charlotte-based accelerated nursing program, you can use your existing BS degree to earn a BSN in as few as 16 months. What does “as few as 16 months” mean Read the full article…

The reality of nursing is that no two patient care situations are alike. Because every patient has a unique personality and background, nurses need to be able to adapt their approach to care. One of the ways our ABSN program prepares you for the profession includes having you participate in diverse nursing simulation lab scenarios. Read the full article…

There are nursing careers outside the hospital that are attainable with an ABSN from Northeastern University.

Today, the field of nursing is more diverse than ever. By earning your nursing degree through the Accelerated BSN program at Northeastern University, you’ll be prepared to practice the profession by land, sea, or air in as few as 16 months. Consider these 12 nursing careers outside the hospital. 1. Clinical Research Nurse Working with Read the full article…

Since 1898, Northeastern University has been a firm believer in experiential learning, an approach to education that combines thinking (coursework) and doing (real-world application). For students in our four-semester ABSN program, experiential learning means taking nursing theory knowledge and being able to apply it at some of the most prestigious health care facilities in the Read the full article…

Whether you’re dealing with a toddler who doesn’t want to get dressed in the morning, or battling with a teen who knows it all, motherhood pretty much makes everything else in life seem like child’s play. And it doesn’t matter if you work or stay at home, being a mom is hard—period. Therefore, it’s important for Read the full article…

A nursing degree from Northeastern University holds a lot of value in healthcare. Not only does our School of Nursing have a reputation for graduating students who lead the way in nursing practice, education, and research, U.S. News & World Report, in its 2017 rankings, listed Northeastern as one of the top 40 national universities Read the full article…

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