Start your nursing future now.

Don’t wait to become a nurse. Accelerate your career through our ABSN program.

Fast-track your education.

Our 16-month blended learning model combines online courses with hands-on experience.

Become empowered to succeed.

Our students gain the knowledge and experience needed to graduate a career-ready nurse.

Concordia University – Portland Accelerated BSN Program

You don’t have to wait to become a nurse. If you’re thinking about becoming a nurse, you could fast-track the process through our Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN) program. Concordia University-Portland’s accelerated nursing program allows you to start earning your BSN degree without a prior bachelor’s degree or health care experience. All you need is the passion to become a nurse.

As a student of Concordia University-Portland’s Accelerated BSN program, you will be empowered to succeed through challenging online coursework, experiential learning and supportive faculty – all of which prepare you to graduate a career-ready nurse.

To get started on your nursing school journey, please contact an enrollment specialist at 866.892.1562 and learn more about our ABSN program.


There is no prior healthcare experience required to enroll in our Accelerated BSN program. If you have the passion, we have a place for you.

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Our accredited, 16-month Accelerated BSN program offers you a fast-track to your nursing future with classes starting three dates every year.

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You will learn to care for the whole patient – mind, body and spirit – through online coursework, hands-on labs and in-hospital clinical rotations.

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You will be empowered to succeed, with the academic foundation and experience needed to take the National Council Licensure Exam (NCLEX).

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