Prepare for a career as a Registered Nurse.

Are you interested in serving at the frontline of care and compassion?
The support provided by nurses are critical to patients recovering from illness, injury or surgery. NSCC’s Nurse Education program will help you transform your interest into a career, guided by excellent dedicated faculty, academic support and hands-on clinical experience.

PLEASE ATTEND AN INFORMATION SESSION BEFORE APPLYING TO THIS PROGRAM

Choose from two options:

  • Nurse Education prepares new students entering NSCC’s Nurse Education Program
  • LPN to RN option is a full-time day program designed for Licensed Practical Nurses who graduated from a Practical School of Nursing approved by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing. Application Requirements > >

NSCC nurses are in high demand.

 Regional healthcare providers seek out graduates of NSCC’s Nurse Education Program and the field is projected to grow 15%* over the next ten years, faster than the national average.

4

Semesters estimated to complete degree. Complete faster with winter intersession and summer classes.

$70,000

2016 Boston-area Median Wage.

Bureau of Labor Statistics

98%

NSCC Nurse Education student pass rates for 2019 NCLEX-RN.

Next Steps

Admission

Candidates for NSCC's Nurse Education program must attend a Mandatory Information Session prior to applying.

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Get in touch

If you have questions related to this special admissions program, or online application, please contact info@northshore.edu or call 978-762-4188.

If you have advising related questions, please contact nursing@northshore.edu or call 978-762-4160.

Program Requirements

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Accreditation

North Shore Community College is an accredited public institute of higher education where all are welcome and each is challenged. NSCC is accredited by NECHE, the New England Commission of Higher Education (formerly NEASC-CIHE, the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.).

The Associate Degree Nursing Program at North Shore Community College at the Ferncroft Road campus located in Danvers, MA is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). 

3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400 Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000

The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Associate Degree Nursing Program is Continuing Accreditation.

The Associate Degree Nursing Program is approved by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing. 

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