Pharmacy, Natural & Health Sciences

Accelerated BSN Second Degree

Earn Your Degree in 16 Months

Are you ready to take the next step in your health care career, or perhaps you’re looking for a career change altogether? The Accelerated BSN Second Degree is for future nurses who already have a bachelor’s degree in another field and would like to pursue a path toward becoming a registered nurse. Manchester offers a full-time, 16-month program that can get you on the fast track to a new, meaningful and rewarding career.

Manchester Nursing Success Scholarships

Manchester University will provide $14,000 to in-state and $5,000 to out-of-state ABSN Second Degree students starting at Manchester University Fort Wayne in the Fall 2023 semester. The scholarship, made possible by donors, does not require an extra application from students; instead, recipients will be determined based on their overall application to Manchester’s nursing program. For a list of more scholarship opportunities available to nursing students, please review our Scholarship Opportunities page.

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Accelerated BSN Second Degree 



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