The Dual Degree in Nursing (DDN) program at the University of Rochester is a four-and-a-half year, ten-semester program in which you would complete both a Bachelor of Arts or Science at the College, and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the School of Nursing (SON).
Complete all graduation requirements for the College and pre-requisite* coursework for the School of Nursing.
Transition to the Accelerated Bachelor’s Program for Non-Nurses (ABPNN) at the SON, where you’ll complete the requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing in the following winter, summer, and fall semesters.
*You are required to achieve a 3.0 cumulative GPA and complete the following pre-requisite courses prior to enrolling in the SON. These pre-requisites can be completed through the SON FastTrack online courses, the College, and/or outside the University, as approved by the Undergraduate DDN Program Advisor:
- Human Anatomy and Physiology I & II
- Developmental Psychology (also called Growth & Development)
School of Nursing
The University of Rochester School of Nursing offers high quality academic programs, a robust research portfolio, as well as extensive clinical and educational partnerships throughout the University of Rochester Medical Center and larger community.