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

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.

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

93%

NSCC Nurse Education student pass rates for 2017 NCLEX-RN.

Application Process

NSCC’s Nurse Education Program and LPN to RN option require a selective admissions process and require separate applications.

The Nurse Education Program and LPN to RN option are closed for Fall 2019.

The Practical Nursing Credit Certificate Program is still accepting applications for Fall 2019.

Next Steps

Achievement and Outcomes

Learner Outcomes

Guided Pathway Sheet

Get in touch

For more information, please contact the Pathway Advisor for this program.

nursing@northshore.edu

Phone: 978-762-4160 

Program Requirements

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Accreditation

North Shore Community College is an accredited nonprofit 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 Nurse Education curriculum is approved by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing and is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education Nursing (ACEN). Information may be obtained from::

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
3343 Peachtree Rd NE, Suite 500,
Atlanta, Georgia 30326;
Phone: 800-669-1656.

 

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