Category Archives: ABSN Program News

Utica College's ABSN program recognizes the excellence and dedication of its student.

Measuring a nursing student’s success goes beyond passing tests, especially in the Utica College Accelerated BSN program in the Tampa Bay area. It’s also about character, dedication, and determination.   Utica College believes those nursing students who go above and beyond deserve recognition so they have developed the ABSN St. Petersburg Student of Excellence Award….

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Being successful in nursing school goes beyond passing tests and showing up for labs.  At Utica College’s Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN) program, your success is determined not only by your academic performance,  but also your character and determination to become the best nurse you can be. With that extra work comes reward….

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For several years now, there has been talk about an impending crisis: a severe nation-wide nursing shortage. Estimates show that the RN workforce will only account for 80% of what our health care systems need by 2020. And according to a recent survey by the Florida Center for Nursing, Florida is already starting to see this…

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Utica College Nursing Program in Florida

As a response to the nursing shortage in New York, and in an effort to grow Utica College’s dedication to the field of nursing, we created an Accelerated Second Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (ASDN). This program is available in Liverpool, New York, just outside of Syracuse. And now we’ve launched the accelerated nursing program in…

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Inductees from Each of UC’s Nursing Programs (Content adapted from press release issued on April 4, 2014) Utica College offers three different ways of obtaining a nursing degree: the traditional campus-based nursing program, bachelor of science in nursing for nurses already working in the field (RN-BS), and the accelerated second degree nursing (ASDN) program for…

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Last month, Utica College’s accelerated nursing program in Syracuse was in the news. The video recording is below along with the transcript of the video. Enjoy! There’s a growing job market for registered nurses and that is why Utica College is now offering a new accelerated nursing degree program in the Syracuse area. A grand…

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The nursing profession has adapted to large waves of change in recent decades, not the least of which has been the shift to baccalaureate education for pre-licensure candidates. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, will stimulate another round of significant change in the scope of nursing practice as our current…

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Utica college accelerated nursing program grand opening

Accelerated Second Degree Nursing Program provides new opportunities for second careers (Content taken from press release issued on September 27, 2013) Utica, NY – The need for professional registered nurses is growing. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics in its Employment Projections 2010-2020, employment opportunities are on the rise for registered nurses. Utica College…

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Jennifer Hill, Site Director

Jennifer Hill, site director for the Accelerated Second Degree Nursing Program, answered some questions about her background and her new position. Describe your educational and professional background. I earned my bachelor’s degree in psychology from LeMoyne College. I’ve worked in operations and customer service for 25 years. I enjoy interactions with people and providing excellent…

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For media inquiries, contact Admissions Advisor Pennie Stagnitta at 315.457.7720, ext. 0006. Syracuse, N.Y. – The $85 billion in forced federal spending cuts that took effect at the beginning of this month left many military families bracing for unwelcome reductions in the benefits they’ve come to count on. Recently, planned furloughs were announced for the…

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