Welcome to the beginning of a great future as a nurse.
Go ahead and make your mother happy by
staying close as possible to
On second thought, tell them you'll keep the oil checked and you'll call home when
you need some money.
Okay, you've found a nursing school and now, you're ready to sign the dotted line
to commit yourself to owing thousands of dollars in tuition and spending four years of your
life earning the BSN degree? More and more hospitals as they seek being rated among the best are requiring
nurses to have a Bachelors Degree in Nursing.
Slow down and create a nursing career game plan to protect
Here are 3 things to consider before
loading up the car and getting out of dodge to
- Be sure to check out the state nursing board web site to make sure the nursing school is legit, not on probation or in trouble for some other reason.
Nursing boards typically post warnings about bogus none-accredited schools operating in the
- Check out the school's graduation pass rate to make sure the nursing
school is not border line close
to getting a smack down by the state nursing board.
An example is a graduation rate of 80% would make the school
a possible Board of
Nursing candidate for
probation and/or closure if the failing rate for that state is
- Will credits earned transfer to another school in the event you have to
Ask questions about a school's accreditation within the state and
nationally because you never know what the future holds. You do not want to find yourself having to take
the same type of classes twice because another school will not accept
the previously earned credits.
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