Nursing

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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 RegisteredNursing.org.  The nursing advocacy organization only weighs NCLEX-RN scores when ranking […]

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Becker College receives four honors from Colleges of Distinction

Published on: June 11, 2019

  Becker College continues be recognized as a national and Massachusetts College of Distinction in 2019, as well as a “Nursing Colleges of Distinction” and a “Career Development Colleges of Distinction.” Colleges of Distinction is a national guidebook honoring schools throughout the U.S. for excellence in undergraduate-focused education. The organization noted Becker’s commitment to graduating […]

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Becker College School of Nursing Grads Score High on NCLEX

Published on: November 5, 2018

Becker College’s School of Nursing and Health Sciences is pleased to announce continued achievement in posting above-average pass rates for its Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) and Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) graduates. In 2018, the ASN students achieved a 96% pass rate, and the BSN students earned a 93% pass rate—well above […]

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Becker in the News: August 2019

Published on: August 28, 2019

Power bars, heads-up displays and car-crash comparisons: How player tracking data could revolutionize hockey on TV, The Athletic, Aug. 27 Alan Ritacco, dean of the School of Design and Technology at Becker College, talks about how game technology and esports could help make traditional sports more attractive to younger fans.   The Virtual High School […]

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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 […]

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Caron selected for Leadership Worcester Class of 2020

Published on: August 19, 2019

Becker College is proud to announce that Robert Caron, Sc.D., interim dean of the School of Nursing & Health Sciences, has been selected for the Leadership Worcester Class of 2020. In this fifth cohort, Dr. Caron joins other professionals from businesses, nonprofits, and other organizations based throughout the Worcester area. Beginning in September, the Class […]

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School of Nursing earns new distinction

Published on: July 2, 2018

Becker College’s School of Nursing and 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 […]

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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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Worcester Health Commissioner Addresses Becker Nursing Students

Published on: February 2, 2018

The number of drug overdoses in Worcester is startling. Three people overdose here every day, according to one statistic. However, the city’s Health and Human Services Commissioner Dr. Matilde Castiel says early intervention and compassion can help reverse that trend. “Remember, [drug addicts] were once kids too,” Castiel told a group of School of Nursing […]