Accelerated BSN

A Unique Path Forward

The University of Kentucky College of Nursing understands that all paths are unique, and we're here to help find the best one for you. Students in the Accelerated BSN (ABSN) program come from all walks of life. Whether you already have a degree in another field, served in the U.S. military or hold your LPN, our options are designed to meet your needs to pursue a career in nursing. 

Which one is best for you?

The Accelerated BSN degree (ABSN) is for the following applicants: 

For the Second Degree (has a bachelor's degree in any field) track, click here.
For the MedVet-BSN (medically trained veteran) track, click here.
For the LPN-BSN (holds diploma and is Licensed Practical Nurse) track, click here.