Accelerate Your Nursing Career at Marymount!

Marymount University proudly announces the launch of the Nursing Workforce Scholars Program for Accelerated Bachelor’s in Nursing (ABSN) students. Through this Program, a $10,000 scholarship is available to all students who are admitted to our on-ground ABSN program beginning in the Spring 2024 semester. This highly selective and merit-based opportunity is only available for a limited time!


Marymount’s Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN) program allows students with a bachelor’s degrees in other fields to pursue a new, rewarding nursing career in nursing in just 16 months. Students can earn their Nursing degree quickly, while still receiving a high-quality education.

Online option available


Distinct advantages of Marymount’s ABSN include:

  • Student-centered approach: With a favorable student-faculty ratio, our students always come first. They can attest to our core values, knowing that our faculty truly care about them as individuals.
  • Experiential learning: Our state-of-the-art simulation labs and clinical experiences provide hands-on learning in a secure and supportive setting.
  • Flexible learning: We offer both full-time and part-time options, ensuring students find the right balance by prioritizing their needs.
  • Commitment to diversity and social justice: As Virginia’s only four-year Hispanic-Serving Institution and one of the most diverse universities in the nation, our program is deeply rooted in the values of diversity and social justice for all students, no matter their background.

Our ABSN program is recognized for excellence:

  • Students boast an impressive NCLEX pass rate, consistently over 90% (currently exceeding 93%).
  • Our graduates are highly regarded in the local community, and many are actively sought after by top institutions.
  • Strong clinical partnerships with local healthcare entities, including Inova, MedStar, Virginia Hospital Center, Children’s National Medical Center and more, offering our students access to some of the best clinical experiences in the nation.
  • Accredited by CCNE and SACSCOC, and approved by the Commonwealth of Virginia Board of Nursing.

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