Blog: Nelson ’10 Shares Her Experiences Following Holy Cross

Premed grad in UPenn nursing program

February 17th, 2012 by 

NAME Melissa Nelson ’10

HOMETOWN Randolph, Mass.

UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES Anthropology major in the premed program

WHAT SHE’S UP TO NOW Studying to become a midwife in the accelerated bachelor of science in nursing/master of science in nursing program at the University of Pennsylvania.

WHY SHE’S BLOGGING “To share my experiences post-Holy Cross. I am one of the many students who have entered into an accelerated advanced practice nursing program. Attending a direct-entry nursing program is becoming popular with some Holy Cross grads, and I wanted to share my experiences as I go through this intensive program.”

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