Bachelor of Sciece in Nursing

Degree Option: Accelerated Pre-Licensure Programs

Program: RN

School: University of Bridgeport

Program Length

Part Time: N/A

Full Time: 15 months

Admission Requirements

1. No TEAS

2. Cumulative or Final GPA > 3.0, *Admission is competitive and meeting the minimum, GPA does not guarantee admission to the ABSN program.

3. Letter of Professional Recommendation (2)

4. Student Essay

5. Pre-Requisite’s: ENG101, MATH 103, MATH203, PSYC103, PSYC205, SOC101, BIO113, BIO114, BIO106, CHEM113

All prerequisites must be completed prior to program start, only at the time of admission only 2-3 may be in progress.  Missing general elective courses will be waived (Fine Arts/Humanities).


6. All math and science courses must be completed within 7 years of admission and with a minimum of a C+ or higher.

# of General Education Courses: 10

# of Nursing Courses: 15

Website: Link to University of Bridgeport Admissions Page


Phone: (203) 576-4552

Articulation Model: No

Advanced Placement: No

You need to be/have a:

Tuition & Financial Services

Cost per hour: 11,994/ semeste

Tuition and Fees: Link to University of Bridgeport Financial Aid Page

Financial Services Information

Website: Link to University of Bridgeport Nursing Tuition Page


Phone: (203) 576-4568

Program Description



The University of Bridgeport School of Nursing (UBSN), Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN) program is designed for those students who hold a bachelor’s degree in another field other than nursing.   This accelerated track incorporates the previous non-nursing bachelor’s level course education and experience and allows the student to earn a BSN degree in fifteen months.  The ABSN Program is designed to prepare a graduate nurse for entry-level practice in a variety of healthcare settings, to provide the foundation for graduate education and/or continued education as a life-long learner, and to contribute to quality patient outcomes. 


Application Deadline

October 1 for January start, February 1 for May st

Program Location

On-the-Ground Only

Campus Locations

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