Accelerated Second-Degree BSN (ABSN)

Already have a baccalaureate degree, but interested in getting a Bachelor of Science in Nursing? Our accelerated second-degree BSN option is designed for you. Students in this 12-month program attend classes full-time and are eligible to become licensed as a registered nurse upon completion.

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Executive Director, Student Services
College of Nursing
2150 Health Sciences Building
East Carolina University
Greenville, NC 27858


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Institutional and Professional Licensure Disclosures for Enrolled and Prospective Students

ECU degree programs satisfy the professional licensure and/or certification requirements in North Carolina and prepare students to sit for these exams. However, requirements in other states may be different.

If you are considering a degree program that may, would, could or potentially lead to a professional license and/or certification please note that at this time ECU may or may not be able to advise whether a program meets requirements outside of North Carolina. Prior to enrolling in a degree program, please discuss this important topic with your program of interest.