Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing Programs in Florida

If you can’t wait to become a nurse, there is no better time than now to get started with Utica ABSN.

Not only are nurses in high demand, our accelerated nursing programs near Tampa and Fort Lauderdale have the capacity to enroll a high number of qualified students every year.

Utica College’s CCNE-accredited programs leverage your previous college experience so you can earn a B.S. in Nursing in as few as 16 months. While accelerated nursing school is no easy feat, you can expect to graduate from our college prepared to take the NCLEX-RN and join the nursing workforce.

Contact us to learn more about our accelerated nursing program near Tampa and Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

How the Utica ABSN Programs Work

Infographic about the Utica ABSN curriculum

As a student in one of our Florida nursing programs, you can expect a rigorous, full-time format that blends online and experiential learning.

  • Online accelerated nursing coursework occurs through an interactive e-Learning platform.
  • Clinical skills and nursing simulation labs provide hands-on practice in a risk-free environment.
  • Clinical rotations at local hospitals provide diverse patient care experiences in advanced medical settings.
  • Nursing faculty and staff offer guidance and support every step of the way.

And with our early admissions Prerequisite Priority (PREP) Program, you can become a nursing student when you’re ready.

Take the next step by downloading our Admissions Checklist. It will guide you through the admissions process.

Basic Admission Requirements

The Utica ABSN program applies the undergraduate credits you’ve already earned toward a bachelor’s degree in nursing, allowing you to fast-track into a nursing career. But before that can happen, you must first qualify for enrollment into our program. We seek dedicated, compassionate individuals who have at least 65 credits from a regionally accredited institution and have earned a 2.8 minimum cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale.

Don't Wait on Your Nursing Future

Utica ABSN has three start dates a year, so you can begin nursing school whenever you're ready.

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