Second Degree (Accelerated) Baccalaureate of Science in Nursing

Degree Option: Accelerated Pre-Licensure Programs

Program: RN

School: University of Connecticut

Program Length

Part Time: N/A

Full Time: 12 months

Admission Requirements

Bachelors degree with undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or better. Required science courses with a B or better grades in each: Anatomy and Physiology, I and II, with labs, Chemistry, Genetics, Microbiology Undergraduate Statistics Course Undergraduate Research Methods Course Portfolio review will be completed to establish competency in the sciences and other indicators of potential for success in the program. Official transcripts from all institutions of higher learning showing evidence of prior degrees, and other courses completed Current curriculum vitae/resume Three letters of reference that address your background, perseverance, potential for academic success, potential as a nurse, and ability to successfully work independently and in groups. TOEFL scores, if applicable Any other supporting documents

# of General Education Courses: 0

# of Nursing Courses: 9

Website: Link to University of Connecticut Admissions Page


Phone: (860) 486-3716

Articulation Model: No

Advanced Placement: No

You need to be/have a:

Already have a 4-year non-nursing college degree

Tuition & Financial Services

Cost per hour: $439

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

Financial Services Information

Website: Link to University of Connecticut Nursing Tuition Page


Phone: (860) 486-2819

Program Description

The CEIN_BS program is designed for those with a bachelors degree in a non-nursing field. Upon the successful completion of the one-year CEIN_BS program, the student is awarded a bachelors degree in nursing, in addition to the post-baccalaureate certificate and is eligible to take the NCLEX exam.

Application Deadline

January 31, June 30 and August 20

Program Location

On-the-Ground Only

Campus Locations

UCONN School of Nursing Campus
231 Glenbrook Road
Storrs, CT 06269