Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN)

If you’re a professional who desires to transition into the field of nursing, Olivet’s Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN) program is designed for you.

School of Nursing

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The ABSN program integrates nursing theory with skills required for nursing practice — providing a professional foundation. Through the ABSN program, you will gain valuable patient care experience, critical decision-making skills, and confidence. This full-time program combines online learning with hands-on clinical practice and meets the educational requirements leading to professional licensure by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) through the National Council Licensure Exam (NCLEX). As a nurse, you will make a difference in the lives of others. You will be challenged and satisfied, knowing nursing is more than just a profession — it’s a passion.


*This program will not be offered in 2024.

Course Overview

  • Format: Full-time ABSN program with a blend of online theory courses and practical, hands-on clinical experiences.
  • Program Length: 16 months (for core program)
  • Credit Hours: 59 credit hours
  • Tuition: $785 per credit hour = $49,665*
    • *Total cost includes $950 lab fees and $2,400 Elsevier Total Solutions Package, which includes all HESI exams, ebooks, Shadow Health and Evolve software throughout the program.

Nursing Course Catalog 

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