FAQ

How can I find out which courses will transfer in from another university?

Contact the Office of Admissions for an evaluation of your transcript

When should I apply? When does the Accelerated BSN option begin?

The clinical courses in the ABSN program begin in the fall. You should plan to submit your application by January 15th. All pre-requisite courses must be completed before you can begin the clinical courses. Pathophysiology must be completed at FranU before entering the clinical courses.

What kind of baccalaureate degree do I need to be considered for admission?

You need a baccalaureate degree in any other field from a regionally accredited institution of higher learning.

Can I work while I am going through this program?

Once you start taking the nursing clinical courses, you will complete this program in 16 months. Due to the rigorous, fast-paced nature of this program, you are strongly encouraged not to have outside employment while enrolled in the ABSN program.

What is the career outlook for ABSN graduates?

A vital part of the healthcare system, nurses provide quality personal care to patients while maintaining health and safety best practices. With such an important role in the industry, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that registered nurses make a median annual salary of $77,600, with careers in the industry growing at a rate of 6% over the next decade.