Quinnipiac University

Second Degree Accelerated BSN


Basic Information: Quinnipiac University is located in Hamden, Connecticut. 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 Quinnipiac University and to the College of Nursing. 

Program Length: The program is one year in length starting in August.

Nursing Prerequisites: Courses include Anatomy & Physiology I/II with Lab, Microbiology with Lab, Statistics, 6 credits of English, 3 credits of Fine Arts, 6 credits of Social Science, 6 credits of Humanities, 7 credits of Science, 3 credits of Quantitative Literacy, and 20 credits Open Electives.

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

Application Information: The application for the College of Nursing can be found here.  It is listed under its own subtitle "Accelerated BSN for Second Degree Students." 

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