Earn Your Accelerated BSN Online in Mississippi

Leverage your bachelor’s degree to change careers and become a nurse in Mississippi quickly. Unlike local institutions that only offer in-person nursing programs, Holy Family University gives you convenient access to an immersive and online Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN).

Build a nationwide network as you virtually connect with students from nine states and engage in discussions and courses taught by supportive faculty based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Join our family of future nurses driven to embrace challenges and make a difference in healthcare. You will emerge as a competent, confident, compassionate caregiver ready to transform lives. 


The Holy Family University Online ABSN

Make the most of your time and money with convenient online courses at an extremely competitive price. A typical BSN takes four years to complete. The accelerated BSN at Holy Family condenses years of coursework and clinical experiences so you can become a nurse in just over one year. Our program is designed to build on your first four-year bachelor’s degree in any field so you can change careers quickly and begin your new career as a registered nurse (RN) in 14 months.  

You will be supported to succeed in and out of the classroom through one-on-one mentorship and access to our clinical placement team, who will help you find local placement sites and preceptors, saving you time and energy that is better spent on your studies.   

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Are You Considering Online Nursing Programs in Mississippi?

With Holy Family, you can become a nurse in Mississippi from anywhere with an internet connection. Courses are taught entirely online, paired with a residency at our campus in Philadelphia and a local clinical rotation close to your home.  

It’s important to note that while the online format reduces travel time and gives your schedule flexibility, it does not mean this program is easy. It is a fast-paced, rigorous and rewarding program. This full-time program demands dedication, perseverance, and unwavering commitment—but the rewards are immeasurable. 

Our online ABSN program prepares you to: 

  • Communicate and collaborate effectively 
  • Provide empathetic care to patients across diverse cultures 
  • Improve clinical judgment through critical thinking 
  • Understand today’s healthcare policies and issues 

Upon completing the online ABSN program, you will have the knowledge and clinical experience you need to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) exam — allowing you to work as a licensed registered nurse.  

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Program Highlights

Priced competitively at $824 per credit hour, here are some highlights of the Holy Family University program: 

  • Graduate in 14 months (59 credit & 504 clinical hours) 
  • Attend one on-campus residency in Philadelphia (one week) 
  • Accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) and the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)* 
  • Holy Family nurses have NCLEX pass rates above the national average 

Get more information about why now is a great time to become a nurse in Mississippi.

* Online modality pending approval


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