Accelerated Nursing School Admissions Overview

When it comes to accepting students into our accelerated nursing school, we seek individuals who not only meet our admission requirements, but also have the compassionate qualities that embody the spirit of nursing. For qualified students, we offer:

  • Three ABSN program starts per year, in January, May, and August.
  • Admissions representatives who work exclusively with accelerated nursing students.
  • Online ABSN prerequisite courses and early admission via our PREP program.

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Champions of higher learning, our dedicated team of admissions representatives are readily available to assist and support you during every step of the admissions process. Once your enrollment eligibility has been verified, you will be assigned a personal admissions representative who can help you:

  • Create an academic plan that works toward your target ABSN start date.
  • Enroll in our PREP program to complete your ABSN prerequisite courses.
  • Stay on track during the admissions and application processes.

Six-Step Admissions Process

1. Talk to an Admissions Representative

Speak with an admissions representative who will verify your enrollment eligibility, determine which of your existing college credits are transferable, and ensure that our ABSN program aligns with your goals.

2. Create an Academic Plan

Work with your admissions representative to develop a personalized academic plan that works toward your desired program start date. You can also visit our academic deadlines page for more information.

3. Complete Prerequisite Courses

Before applying to our ABSN program, you must complete 10 prerequisite courses within the specified requirements. These courses can be completed 100% online via our PREP program.

4. Apply to our ABSN Program

Go online to complete your application for the New York-based ABSN program. Select the “transfer student” option under the “I’m applying as” field in the “academic interests” section. Please be aware there is a $40 application fee and a $300 non-refundable admissions deposit.

5. Submit Official Transcripts

Order your official transcripts from the college/university you previously attended and have them sent to us at the following address:

Utica College
Attn: ABSN New York Program
290 Elwood Davis Road, Suite 200
Liverpool, New York 13088

6. Explore Financial Aid Opportunities

Contact our Office of Student Financial Services to see what options are available to help you pay for nursing school.

Contact us to learn more about our accelerated nursing school admission process.

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