School of Nursing & Health Sciences

Welcome to the School of Nursing & Health Sciences

Thank you for taking the time to learn more about the School of Nursing & Health Sciences at Becker College. Becker has a long tradition offering academic programs in the health professions including nursing and exercise science. Our school has innovative curricula and faculty who are scholars, clinicians, and leaders in their fields. We offer undergraduate degrees in Nursing, including an Associate of Science in Nursing, a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, and a RN to BS program. Becker College nursing graduates have consistently maintained one of the highest pass-rates on the licensing board examination.

We offer undergraduate degrees in Exercise Science with concentrations in Health and Fitness and Pre-Physical Therapy. Each Nursing and Exercise Science program utilizes a combination of face-to-face, online, and blended learning courses in order to meet the needs of today’s multi-generational. Our programs promote a student-centered culture of learning which promotes academic excellence. Our graduates are pragmatic problem solvers, prepared to be transformational leaders, and prepared for the challenges of an evolving health care system. Combining innovative academics with real-world clinical practice.

Our school embraces Becker’s mission and core values: transformative learning experiences in a socially responsible, inclusive community—anchored by its Core Values—which promotes academic excellence, inspires innovation and entrepreneurship, fosters an agile mindset, and prepares graduates to contribute to a global society that is increasingly focused on change.

With an increase in the aging population older adults are living longer and have increasing healthcare needs. In turn, the demand for health professionals has increased which will beneficially impact health professions and meeting the needs of the aging population. Significant job growth for healthcare professionals is projected to increase through 2025. What an exciting time to pursue a degree in the health professions.

Becker’s School of Nursing & Health Sciences has been recognized by Colleges of Distinction for its strong record of preparing graduates for real world success. This new special field of study distinction comes on the heels of another college-wide honor by Colleges of Distinction, a national guidebook honoring schools throughout the U.S. for excellence in undergraduate-focused higher education. Becker was named a national College of Distinction for creating a truly unique learning environment where students not only earn college credit and valuable life experience, but also participate in character-building programs.

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For more information about the Becker College School of Nursing & Health Sciences programs, call 877.523.2537 or email

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Senior Showcase

Published on: April 9, 2019

We are pleased to announce that Becker College will be hosting a Senior Showcase at its Worcester Campus to highlight Becker’s incredibly talented and creative students. The Senior Showcase will be held on Wednesday April 24, 2019.

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Becker College Ranks Among Best Nursing Programs in Massachusetts

Published on: February 25, 2019

Becker College’s nursing programs rank, once again, among the best in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.  With distinguished faculty, committed students, and strong student pass rates on the nursing licensing exam, Becker College came in 7th out of the 41 Massachusetts nursing programs evaluated by  The nursing advocacy organization only weighs NCLEX-RN scores when ranking […]

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Becker in the News: December 2018

Published on: January 4, 2019

Wall & Main: Becker College trains talent for fast-growing esports industry, Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Dec. 30 Jennifer Oles, director of media relations and publications at Becker College, discusses Becker’s esports program, which is slated to launch in the fall of 2019.   Education: The Innovation Roundup, Worcester Magazine, Dec. 27 Becker College’s esports management […]