Utica College’s Accelerated BSN Program in Florida

If you have the drive to become a nurse, our accelerated BSN program in Tampa Bay leverages your previous academic experience—a minimum of 65 college credits required—so you can earn a BSN in 16 months.

The full-time program combines a rigorous blend of online and experiential learning, giving you the wherewithal to graduate a well-prepared nurse who stands out with healthcare employers.

As a student in our CCNE-accredited nursing program in Florida, you can anticipate:

  • A nonprofit college that always puts the needs of students first.
  • Hands-on skills practice during nursing simulation labs and clinical rotations within BayCare.
  • Top-notch faculty who provide guidance and support throughout the program.

A Nursing Education that Empowers

You can expect to graduate from our Accelerated BSN program in Florida with the knowledge and skills necessary to sit for the NCLEX exam for registered nurse licensure. In 2015, Utica College had an ABSN NCLEX-RN first-time pass rate of 94%, which exceeds the national average.

You’ll also find our accredited ABSN curriculum meets the hiring requirements of today’s healthcare employers. So, not only does Utica College give you the means to quickly transition into a nursing career, it can help you join the workforce with confidence.

Stop Waiting to Start Nursing School

Our three program starts per year and healthcare ties with BayCare make it possible for us to enroll a higher number of qualified students than many other accelerated nursing schools in the area. So, when you are ready to become a nurse, we are here for you.

Plus, if you are eligible for our ABSN program and agree to complete your prerequisites through Utica College, we can grant you early admission into our accelerated nursing school in Florida, as long as you meet the specified requirements.

Contact Utica College today to take the first step toward a successful nursing career.

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