College Choice Names FSU Nursing Program Most Affordable in the State

College Choice Names FSU Nursing Program Most Affordable in the State

Sep 6, 2017

Framingham State University’s RN-to-BSN nursing program has been recognized as the most affordable option in the state by

The website examined data from the NCES (National Center for Education Statistics) on 23 nursing schools listed as offering a BSN in the past academic year in order to establish its ranking of the Ten Most Affordable Nursing Degrees in Massachusetts for 2017.

FSU offers a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) completion path designed for registered nurses who have already obtained an associate’s degree in nursing. The University recently partnered with MassBay Community College on a new agreement that provides MassBay students who earn their associate’s degree in Nursing with seamless admission into Framingham State’s Nursing Program. The articulation agreement aims to streamline the process for students to earn their bachelor’s degree in a field that is facing a large shortfall in qualified job applicants due to retirements.

In addition to the RN-to-BSN program, Framingham State also offers a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program with concentrations in Nursing Education and Nursing Leadership.

About Framingham State University

Framingham State University was founded in 1839 as the nation’s first public university for the education of teachers. Since that time, it has evolved into a vibrant, comprehensive liberal arts institution offering small, personalized classes on a beautiful New England campus. Today, the University enrolls more than 6,000 students with 58 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in the arts, humanities, sciences, social sciences and professional fields. As a State College and University (SCU), Framingham State prides itself on quality academic programs, affordability, and commitment to access for all qualified students.