CT Health Horizons Scholarships

Accelerated 1-Year Nursing Certificate Entry into UConn’s Nursing (CEIN) Program

Looking for a new career?

Become a Registered Nurse in one year with CEIN, UConn’s accelerated Nursing program—available at four campuses:

  • Avery Point
  • Stamford
  • Storrs
  • Waterbury

Go from bachelor’s to RN in 3 Semesters

Go from bachelor’s to RN in 3 semesters, with the full value of UConn’s prestigious School of Nursing.

  • Expert & supportive faculty
  • Hands-on learning
  • Top clinical experiences
  • 94% pass rate on NCLEX


Students practice at Simulation lab.

Classes begin in January.

Apply by September 1st

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Eligibility for CT Health Horizons Scholarship

* Eligibility for CT Health Horizons tuition assistance is need-based and determined on an individual basis; priority is given to students who meet one of the following criteria:

New! CT Health Horizons Scholarship

Incoming students are eligible to receive up to $10,000 in tuition assistance from CT Health Horizons.

Eligibility* is determined upon acceptance.

Start here:

Apply by September 1st and be automatically considered for a CT Health Horizon Scholarshipno extra app required!

Questions can be emailed to Recruitment Coordinator, Shea Bridenbeck at shea.bridenbeck@uconn.edu

Nurses are needed!

  • The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects more than 200,000 open RN positions each year through 2031.
  • Average salary: $77,600