CCBC holds Information Sessions on Associate to Bachelor’s (ATB) Degree in Nursing Option

Dec 19, 2016 | by Jacquie Lucy | 443.840.4668 (office) | 443.761.2482 (cell)

5-6:30 p.m., Jan. 9 at CCBC Catonsville and Jan. 10 at CCBC Essex

Baltimore County, Md. – Thinking about a career in nursing? Attend an Associate to Bachelor’s (ATB) Degree in Nursing Option information session. Learn about the incredible value in time and money the ATB option offers prospective nursing students.

Associate to Bachelor’s (ATB) Degree in Nursing Option Information Sessions will be held:
  • Monday, January 9, 5-6:30 p.m., Students Services Center, Room 004
  • CCBC Catonsville -- 800 South Rolling Road, Catonsville, 21228
  • Tuesday, January 10, 5-6:30 p.m., Administration Building, Room 331
  • CCBC Essex -- 7201 Rossville Boulevard, Baltimore, 21237
Representatives from CCBC and all four of our university partners will be present to answer your questions about their programs. Register online at

As a CCBC ATB Nursing student, you are dually enrolled in CCBC’s nursing program (Classes are offered on both the Catonsville and Essex campuses.) and one of the nursing programs offered by our university partners -- Frostburg State, Notre Dame of Maryland, Stevenson or Towson—leading to a Bachelor’s degree in nursing - the credential most in demand by area hospital employers.

To be eligible for admission into the ATB Nursing program, students must first be accepted into CCBC’s Nursing program, have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and successfully complete a specified list of required courses. Students can complete the ATB Nursing option in 9-10 terms, including winter and summer, with the typical student having to complete only two to three terms after earning an associate degree in Nursing. Depending on the University partner, classes are taught online, face-to-face or in a blend of both. Some of the partnering institutions offer discounts to ATB-enrolled students.

If you are considering applying to the CCBC Nursing program next fall or in the future, register to attend one of the Information at Note: If you receive a message that the session is full, email with your name and contact information and we will register you. There is no limit on attendance for these sessions.

For additional information, email or visit the CCBC website and read the overview of the ATB program at


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Providing accessible, affordable and high-quality education since 1957, CCBC educates more than 70,000 students each year, including half of all Baltimore County residents attending college in Maryland as undergraduates. Committed to student success and the development of lifelong learners who strengthen our regional workforce and enrich our community, CCBC has also been selected to participate in Achieving the Dream, a national student success initiative. In 2011, the Chronicle of Education honored CCBC as one of only 26 community colleges across the nation named “Great Colleges to Work For.”

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