Nursing students in masks

College of Mount Saint Vincent ABSN Program in NYC

Our Accelerated B.S. in Nursing program is designed for those with a non-nursing bachelor’s degree who wish to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and transition into the nursing profession. Through our ABSN, you can begin a new career in nursing faster by applying your prior non-nursing education to earn a B.S. in Nursing degree in as few as 16 months.

Your Nursing Future Starts Now

6 nurses standing in row in hospital setting

Ready to accelerate your path toward a rewarding new nursing career? The College of Mount Saint Vincent’s ABSN program for non-nurses in New York City can help you make it happen. Ideal for those in pursuit of a new professional path, our accelerated nursing program is for second degree holders with a non-nursing degree, allowing you to apply your non-nursing bachelor’s degree to begin your nursing career sooner.

Our 16-month ABSN program in NYC is ideal for career changers and second-degree students because it offers:

  • Three start dates a year, in January, May, and September.
  • An accredited curriculum led by supportive, highly qualified faculty.
  • A state-of-the-art learning facility in our program sites based in Riverdale and Queens.
Loading Form
nurses in lab

Nursing Coursework

Set the foundation of your professional knowledge with our accredited curriculum.

2 nurses in clinical setting with manikin

Clinical Rotations

Gain practical, real-world experience at top healthcare facilities across NYC.

3 nursing students working in lab setting

Three Start Dates

Choose a start date that aligns with your schedule—January, May, or September.

sunset shot of CMSV campus

Personalized Admission Support

Our dedicated ABSN admission counselors work exclusively with prospective accelerated nursing students to assist with navigating the admission process, from the first time you inquire into the program all the way to submitting your application.