The Institute Advantage for the Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing
The MGH Institute’s 16-month Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) puts you on a fast track toward direct patient care and flexible career opportunities. The program offers individual attention, innovative teaching methodologies, access to skilled practitioners, and renowned facilities in the health professions.
Nationally recognized faculty
The Accelerated BSN program was developed by the same nationally recognized faculty who teach in our graduate-level nurse practitioner program. Our faculty are highly regarded experts in a variety of research and clinical practice areas.
Top-rated clinical placements
The MGH Institute operates within the framework of Partners HealthCare System, enabling you to work and learn in some of the region’s finest acute care and community-based facilities. With more than 600 clinical sites supporting the MGH Institute, you get exposure to a full range of clinical education experiences.
Network of Nursing professionals
As an MGH Institute graduate, you become part of an alumni and professional network of more than 1,500 nurses. Fellow alumni, as well as nursing faculty, help you expand your professional knowledge and discover new ways to approach problems within the rapidly evolving health care environment.
Position Yourself for Success
Upon completion of the program and licensure as an RN, you will have a great deal of flexibility in the types of roles, health care settings, and patient populations with whom you choose to work. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, median annual earnings of registered nurses were $65,470 in 2012, and this figure is projected to grow in the years ahead. U.S. News and World Report ranked RNs as having the sixth best job in America. Read more on licensing and careers.