Fast Track RN/BSN – Saint Barnabas Medical Center

You help others every day. Let us help you achieve your educational goals.

A long-time academic partner with RWJBarnabas Health, Felician offers its 15-month RN/BSN Fast Track Program on site at Saint Barnabas Medical Center. Prepare for a leadership role in client care and management while you continue to work full time. This convenient program is based on the principles of adult learning theory with an emphasis on expanding your existing knowledge.

  • Earn your Bachelor of Science in Nursing onsite at Saint Barnabas Medical Center.
  • Finish your degree in 15 months while working full time.
  • Class time varies but you should be available 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. on the same weekday throughout the program.
  • Earn six credits during each eight-week session, attending one class in the morning and one class in the afternoon.
  • Move through the program with the same group of students in a supportive, cohort-style learning environment.
  • Tuition rate is lower than the traditional Felician undergraduate rate. You may qualify for financial aid if you maintain full-time student status.
  • Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Application Requirements
  • A completed application.
  • All official college transcripts.
  • A copy of Current New Jersey Registered Professional Nurse licensure.
  • Associate Degree in Nursing from an accredited institution or Diploma in Nursing if additional college credits have been completed.
  • 33 liberal arts credits in addition to nursing courses.

Session I

Computer Applications for Health Care Professionals
Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Session 2

Health Assessment for RNs

Session 3

Ethical/Legal Issues in Health Care

Session 4

Health Care Policy and Politics
The Business Dimensions of Health Care

Session 5

Public Health and Disaster Management for RNs


Session 6

Critique & Evaluation of Nursing Research
Moral and Spiritual Dimensions of Health Care

Session 7

Leadership and Management for RNs

Session 8

Advanced Business Dimensions of Health Care
Experiencing the Arts

Please note:

  • Additional coursework may be required to reach the minimum of 120 credits to receive B.S. degree.
  • Up to 90 credits may be transferred to Felician University.
  • At least 30 credits must be taken from Felician University – at least half of these required 30 credits must be in the major.
  • Course listings subject to change.