Adelphi University

Second Degree Accelerated BSN


Basic Information: Adelphi Univeristy is located in Garden City, New York.  This accelerated BSN degree is called the Professional Acceleration to Healthcare (PATH) program.  This program is for students who have already earned a bachelor's degree in another field and have finished the basic requirements for their BSN. 

Must Dos: Students must apply to Adelphi University and to the College of Nursing.

Program Length: This program is 14 months long and starts during summer semester.  The plan of study can be found here.

Nursing Prerequisites: Courses include Anatomy & Physiology I/II, Microbiology, Chemistry, Pathophysiology, Genetics, Statistics, Developmental Psychology, and Nutrition.  Students must complete these courses with a grade of C+ or higher.

Prior Classwork Information: Students must have a GPA of at least a 3.0 or higher.

Application Information: The application deadline for the College of Nursing is January 15th.  The application information for Adelphi University can be found here

Admission Tests: No admission tests listed.

Tuition: Tuition information can be found here

Financial Aid/Scholarships: Financial aid information can be found here. Scholarship information can be found here

Updated: June 2014.