Binghamton University

Second Degree Accelerated BSN


Basic Information: Binghamton University is located in Binghamton, New York.  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 Binghamton University and to the College of Nursing.

Program Length: The program takes 12 months total to complete and starts in late May every year.

Nursing Prerequisites: Courses include two composition courses, Statistics, Biology, Anatomy & Physiology I/II, two Chemistry courses (including Inorganic, Organic, and Biochemistry), Psychology, Developmental Psychology, and Microbiology. Prerequisite courses must be completed with a grade of a C- or better. Prerequisite courses must be completed with a grade of a C- or better.

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

Application Information: Students must apply to the College of Nursing by November 15th.  The application information for Binghamton University can be found here.  Students must also complete the supplemental application form by logging onto the BU Brain, scrolling to the bottom of the home page, and clicking on the online undergraduate supplemental application form.

Admission Tests: No admission tests listed.

Tuition: Tuition information can be found here

Financial Aid/Scholarships: Financial aid and scholarship information can be found here

Updated: April 2014.