Second-Degree BS Curriculum

Academics & Admissions

Our accelerated 14-month curriculum is designed to help you reach your nursing goals quickly and efficiently. That’s why we pair you with a faculty advisor who’s committed to helping you navigate the fast and intense pace.

Student testimonial

Professors at the School of Nursing help prepare us to be amazing nurses and give us the confidence we need to get out into the field.

Lisa Mikolajczyk, ’19

We offer this full-time program in person at our Newark campus. The accelerated curriculum is based on coursework from your previous degree, like your general education, behavioral, and social science classes, in addition to 63 credits of nursing coursework that you’ll take at Rutgers.


Previous curriculum sheets

With our 200+ clinical partnerships throughout NJ, you’ll gain the quality hands-on experience needed to hone your skills and develop your critical thinking in real time.**


**Clinicals are held day or evening and on the weekends, while classes are generally held during the day. We strongly encourage students to have reliable transportation to travel to clinicals and potentially to the other campus, though most classwork will be completed on campus