Accelerated 2nd Degree in Nursing

Make a difference in people's lives with a nursing degree

Nursing Degree

Find a new career path in Healthcare

Nurses with bachelor's degrees are in high demand, with a growth expectation to grow 16% by 2024. As this demand for trained and professional medical staff continues to grow, now is the time to consider becoming a nurse. Make a profound difference in the lives of your patients by enrolling in Concordia University Wisconsin’s accelerated nursing program that is rooted in Christian ethics and holistic care.

Already a RN? Complete your BSN to increase your impact and stimulate your career growth. Learn more about our RN-BSN Completion program.

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Program features

  • Program is dedicated to those who already have a bachelor's or higher degree in another field and wish to pursue nursing as a second career
  • Program can be completed in 14 months through a cohort model
  • Students will be immersed in the content by taking one course at a time, with clinical courses taken concurrently
  • Classes are offered in a blended delivery with web based resources and a strong foundation in simulation to promote active, hands-on, engaged learning
  • A transition-to-practice residency at the program's end prepares graduates to confidently enter professional nursing practice
  • Students must be able to travel to the Mequon, WI campus

Quick Facts



  • Registered Nurse
  • Home Health Nurse
  • School Nurse
Classes are offered in a blended delivery using a concept-based curriculum.
Available Scholarships

We’re excited to offer four new uncommon scholarships exclusively for adult and post-traditional learners.

Ranging from $150-$500 per three-credit course, these scholarships can be applied to a variety of programs and are available to:

  • Employees of our corporate and academic partners
  • Concordia alumni
  • Employees of qualifying Christian schools and churches.

Scholarships are available for all qualifying enrolled students.