Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (A.B.S.N.)
Become a Registered Nurse and Launch Your New Career in 14 Months
Georgian Court University is the smart choice for those serious about transitioning to nursing. Our decade-long partnership with Hackensack Meridian Health, New Jersey’s largest health provider, offers a tremendous advantage for our nursing students.
Our 14-month, post-baccalaureate A.B.S.N. program is an intensive, hands-on experience that prepares students to achieve RN licensure and launch their careers soon after graduation. Founded by the Sisters of Mercy, we train our nurses to have successful and purposeful careers.
Max Student-to-Faculty Ratio
Small class sizes offer personalized attention for those with no prior nursing experience
Locations to Perform Rotations
You’ll perform clinicals at Hackensack Meridian Health locations throughout N.J.
NCLEX Pass Rate
This is a three-year average of our undergraduate program as of July 2020
Nearly 9 out of 10 nursing graduates from the Class of 2019 employed
Years of Combined Experience
Our world-class faculty offer medical experience that equips you for healthcare on the frontlines
Median Annual Salary for New Jersey Nurses
The field of nursing pays, and offers a fulfilling career path for serving others
NU111 Introduction to Professional Nursing, program orientation
NU211 Foundations of Professional Nursing Practice
NU221 Health Assessment
GCU CIE (Preferably Bioethics)
NU280 Pharmacotherapeutics I
NU271 Evidence-Based Nursing Care of the Adult I
NU356 Evidence Based Care of the Older Adult
NU325 Evidence-Based Behavioral Health
NU322 Evidence-Based Nursing Care of Childbearing Families
NU423 Evidence-Based Nursing Care of Childrearing Families
NU343 Evidence for Practice
NU371 Evidence-Based Nursing Care of the Adult II
NU380 Pharmacotherapeutics II
NU421 Evidence-Based Nursing Practice in the Community
NU471 Evidence-Based Leadership and Management in Nursing
NU472 Senior Seminar for Professional Nursing Practice
NU496 Transition into Clinical Nursing Practice [“Immersion Experience”]
Tuition for the GCU Accelerated BSN program is $719/credit.
- Must have completed your bachelor’s degree prior to ABSN start date
- Must have at least a 3.5 GPA
- Must have completed these courses prior to ABSN start date. Minimum grade of B- preferred in:
- Anatomy & Physiology I
- Anatomy & Physiology II
- Critical Thinking: Bio-ethics (other ethics courses considered)
Begin your professional journey to help and serve others by becoming a nurse. Your first step? Apply for the Georgian Court University ABSN program and an admissions counselor will be in touch with you soon.