Reach your career goals with the right nursing certification or degree program. Explore different steps you can take to further your education.
Entry-Level Nursing Careers
There are many degree paths available to students who wish to secure an entry-level nursing position. These include nursing assistant training programs, associate degree in nursing, and bachelor of science in nursing degrees. The following links can help you explore the next steps in your nursing career.
Advanced Practice Nursing
Becoming an advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) requires at least a master of science in nursing degree. The links below detail what it takes to become an advanced practice registered nurse.
Specialized Nursing Careers
Nurses can also specialize in a specific nursing field, such as informatics, where they implement information technology to conduct research and review data. The links provided detail the different specialized nursing careers.
How to Become a Nutrition Nurse
October 6, 2021 | Gayle Morris, RN, BSN, MSN
Nutrition nurses are a valuable asset with an expertise in dietary support. Read this guide to discover more about employment opportunities, educational requirements, and salaries.
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner vs. Psychiatrist
October 6, 2021 | Kristen Hamlin
Psychiatric nurse practitioners are similar to psychiatrists, but there are differences in education and scope of practice. Get details on both careers.
How to Become a Developmental Disability Nurse
October 6, 2021 | NurseJournal Staff
Learn about how to become a developmental disability nurse (DDN) and what work is like as a DDN.
Developmental Disability Nurse Career Overview
September 27, 2021 | Janice Monti
A disability or special needs nurse provides care to patients with a range of developmental disabilities and challenges. Read on to learn more.
How to Become a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
September 29, 2021 | NurseJournal Staff
If your goal is to provide healthcare services to children, here's a full guide on how to become a pediatric nurse practitioner.
Plastic Surgery Nurse Career Overview
September 24, 2021 | NurseJournal Staff
Have you ever considered becoming a nurse in the plastic surgery field? This guide offers all the information you need on how to be a plastic surgery nurse.
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