Nursing - Accelerated, BS

The typical accelerated applicant has:

• A first baccalaureate degree GPA of 3.0
• A GPA of no less than 3.3 for prerequisite courses 

About the Undergraduate Program in Nursing for Non-nursing BS or BA

Application Requirements

The TEAS exam is required for all applicants.

Applicants must:

Dates for Accelerated Nursing Sessions
Date Time Location
Thu Feb-16-2017 5:00 PM -7:00 PM Y-02-2310 (University Hall, 2nd floor, Auditorium 2310)
Thu Mar-16-2017 5:00 PM -7:00 PM Y-02-2310 (University Hall, 2nd floor, Auditorium 2310)
Thu Apr-20-2017 5:00 PM -7:00 PM Y-02-2310 (University Hall, 2nd floor, Auditorium 2310)
Thu May-18-2017 5:00 PM -7:00 PM I-03-3300 (Integrated Sciences Complex, 3rd floor, Conference room (3300))
Thu Jun-15-2017 5:00 PM -7:00 PM I-03-3300 (Integrated Sciences Complex, 3rd floor, Conference room (3300))
Thu Jul-20-2017 5:00 PM -7:00 PM I-03-3300 (Integrated Sciences Complex, 3rd floor, Conference room (3300))
Thu Aug-17-2017 5:00 PM -7:00 PM I-03-3300 (Integrated Sciences Complex, 3rd floor, Conference room (3300))
Thu Sep-21-2017 5:00 PM -7:00 PM I-03-3300 (Integrated Sciences Complex, 3rd floor, Conference room (3300))
Thu Oct-19-2017 5:00 PM -7:00 PM I-03-3300 (Integrated Sciences Complex, 3rd floor, Conference room (3300))
Thu Nov-16-2017 5:00 PM -7:00 PM I-03-3300 (Integrated Sciences Complex, 3rd floor, Conference room (3300))

To sign up for an Accelerated Nursing Information Session, complete the online registration form.

For directions to UMass Boston, please visit the directions page.

Other Nursing Program Option

You can also choose our traditional nursing option to attain your nursing degree over four years and on a standard university semester schedule.