Accelerated BSN Degree Timeline

Below is a timeline showing the sequence of how students complete the Accelerated 2nd Degree BSN Program at Thomas Edison State University, which enables non-nurses to complete a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree in one year.  In addition to the courses listed below, which include a combination of online and classroom-based courses, students are required to complete live patient clinical experiences at Capital Health facilities in Mercer County, N.J. and simulation experiences at Thomas Edison State University in Trenton, N.J.

Term (runs for 12 weeks) Courses To Take
First Nursing Term:
Starts beginning of October
Classroom-based courses you take: Online courses you take:
Second Nursing Term:
Starts beginning of January
Classroom-based course you take: Online courses you take:
Third Nursing Term:
Starts beginning of April
Classroom-based course you take: Online courses you take:
Fourth Nursing Term:
Starts beginning of July
Classroom-based course you take: Online courses you take:

*Graduate course that applies directly to MSN program.