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Nursing (Dual-degree)

Healthcare practitioners are in high demand. Join one of the fastest-growing fields as you meld a knack for science and technology with your compassionate spirit and drive to help others. As a student in the dual-degree nursing program, you’ll earn a B.S. in biology or kinesiology in three and a half years at Gordon, followed by a B.S. with a nursing major in 16 months at Curry College.

Why study nursing at Gordon?

Gordon’s dual-degree nursing program offers the best of both worlds—a Christian liberal arts education and the technical training required for a career in healthcare—which positions graduates with a broad and deep foundation to lead with integrity in their field. Because of Gordon and Curry’s proximity to Boston, students have access to some of the world’s best academic medical facilities—including Boston Children’s Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital, Tufts Medical Center and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Upon graduation from Gordon, students in Dual Degree Nursing who have successfully met program requirements, receive direct admission into Curry College's ACCEL Nursing program, forgoing the competitive admissions process.

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What careers can I pursue with a nursing degree?

Graduates of the dual-degree nursing program will be prepared to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) and enter a wide variety of nursing roles or advance their careers by pursuing a graduate degree in nursing. 

  • ER nurse
  • OR nurse
  • Intensive care nurse
  • NICU nurse
  • Long-term care nurse
  • Hospice nurse
  • Nursing management
  • Nursing education
  • Flight nurse
  • School nurse
  • Public Health nurse
  • Nurse Epidemiologist
  • Research

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For more information, contact:

Patricia Lowry, RN, MSN
Coordinator, Dual Degree Nursing Program

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