What an Accelerated Second Degree Nurse Looks Like at Utica College

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People from all walks of life choose to change their career to nursing. At Utica College's accelerated nursing program in New York, we welcome students from various backgrounds and in different stages of their careers. Not all of our students come from science backgrounds. Not everyone is from the New York area. But all of our students share a passion for nursing and a drive to make their dream of a nursing career come true.

Here's a snapshot or our students:


If you're ready to join our student population as an accelerated nursing student, contact us today.

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