Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Degree Program
Gwynedd Mercy University offers flexible and accelerated online and on ground nursing programs in Pennsylvania for students interested in increasing their employment potential. The Bachelor of Science in Nursing, or BSN, is required for more and more nursing positions in this day and age. The Frances M. Maguire School of Nursing and Health Professions at Gwynedd Mercy University offers students with their RN License and those looking to break into the nursing field options to obtain their BSN and take their place as leading healthcare professionals in the Philadelphia region.
- Students with RN: As one of the premier RN to BSN programs in PA Gwynedd Mercy University’s accelerated RN to BSN programs offer an opportunity for Registered Nurses with an Associate of Science in Nursing degree or Nursing Diploma to deepen their knowledge while making themselves highly attractive in the healthcare job market.
- Students without RN: The Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Gwynedd Mercy University is a second degree program for students who hold a bachelor’s degree in another field. It is also a professional nursing degree.
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Introducing our Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN)
This is a second degree program for students who hold a bachelor’s degree in another field. It is also a professional nursing degree.
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Accelerated RN to BSN
Increased Opportunities through GMercyU’s Online RN to BSN Nursing Programs
While there are several accelerated BSN programs in Pennsylvania, the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree Program at GMercyU offers a unique opportunity for students with an ASN or Nursing Diploma. This program is designed for those looking to continue their education with a bachelor’s degree. The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) accelerated and online programs allows licensed nurses to complete a bachelor’s degree without giving up their current careers. Graduates of our online and accelerated nursing programs in PA perform better in their professions and assume roles that demand critical thinking, decision-making, communication, and leadership skills. Gwynedd Mercy University’s reputation for producing the area’s finest nurses, combined with more than 125 healthcare affiliations, is how we are discovering the Next.
Flexibility and Excellence in a Respected Online Nursing School
Why choose Gwynedd Mercy University? The RN to BSN program at GMercyU ranked in the top tier of its category in U.S. News & World Report’s 2012 “Best Colleges” list, which is determined by factors such as high retention and graduation rates. The flexible nature of the program also ensures that registered nurses adjust quickly to the demands of the curriculum, while clinical rotations offer valuable real-world experience. We set ourselves apart from other online nursing schools in PA by offering a variety of clinical rotations in non-hospital settings that stress the importance of community in healthcare. Many of our students have received direct care experience in patients’ homes, local school districts, and health departments.
While all accredited, accelerated nursing programs in PA share some common coursework the RN to BSN program at Gwynedd Mercy University is known for a unique 46 credit hour core of classes designed to expand nursing students’ critical thinking skills. In addition to building this expanded foundation of skills, principles, and contemporary applications, students also complete a wide range of intellectually stimulating general education courses. A total of 126 semester hours are required to graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.
Learn more about our Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) program.