Affiliation Agreements


University of the Sciences in Philadelphia (USciences)

Villanova University College of Nursing and the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia (USciences) have entered into an affiliation agreement through which qualified USciences students and graduates will be guaranteed enrollment in the Accelerated BSN Program for College Graduates [BSNEXpress].

The BSNExpress program is a 14-month second degree program that incorporates all the standard components of the nursing program in a concentrated timeframe. This program is approved by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing and fully accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. 

This agreement provides for acceptance of up to five students or graduates annually and increases the breadth of opportunities for USciences students to continue their education in the health professions. The students and graduates must meet all the criteria set forth in the agreement.

Please contact your USciences advisor for more information or return to the BSNExpress program home page to learn more about the program.