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Bedford / Lourdes Scholars Program

Through Lourdes University’s High School Scholars Program, we are pleased to work with Bedford High School counselors in offering eligible high school students a Nursing Dual Enrollment Program.

Nursing Pathway

Through the Bedford High School / Lourdes University partnership, Bedford High School students can explore and learn more about the Lourdes University Nursing programs. Through the dual enrollment agreement, Bedford High School students can:

  • Earn 36 Lourdes University college credit hours before high school graduation
  • Complete college level courses at Bedford during sophomore and junior years
  • Complete college level courses at Lourdes during senior year in high school
  • Get a guaranteed spot in the Lourdes University Bachelor of Science in Nursing program
  • Participate in campus tours tailored to their academic interest
  • Attend Nursing Summer Camps at Lourdes University
  • Achieve their BSN degree in just 3.5 years

Contact Info

Office of Admissions


Christina R Silka DNP, MSN, RN, EBP-C
Dean College of Nursing
Interim Undergraduate Program Director