Whether you're just getting started or seeking to advance your nursing career, check out these articles, interviews, and advice columns on a variety of nursing degrees and programs.
A Guide to the NCLEX Exam
April 26, 2021 | Nalea Ko
This NCLEX study guide offers prospective nurses step-by-step instructions on how to pass the NCLEX, including details about test material and format, the scoring system, and what to do after...
The Ultimate Guide to Nursing Entrance Exams
February 8, 2021 | Timon Kaple
This guide looks at the most common nursing school entrance exams and how to prepare for each.
Study Tips for Online Nursing Students
April 29, 2021 | Nalea Ko
To help learners improve their study skills, we have gathered 10 tips for online success.
How Online Nursing Programs Work
April 29, 2021 | Timon Kaple
On this page, we explore the main components of remote learning and what it's like to pursue an online nursing degree versus the traditional classroom experience.
Returning to School
May 7, 2021 | NurseJournal Staff
For nurses considering returning to school, this guide offers information and advice on career prospects and financial assistance.
50 Things You Can Do With a Nursing Degree
April 8, 2021 | NurseJournal Staff
Nursing professionals can choose from a variety of exciting career opportunities, depending on their educational background, interests, and desired level of practice. This page explores some traditional and nontraditional career...
Financial Aid and Scholarships
Paying for nursing school poses a challenge for many students. Explore these resources for information about scholarships, financial aid, and loan forgiveness programs.
Applying to School
Applicants to nursing school, including recent high school graduates or registered nurses ready for graduate study, can find information here on choosing a program, preparing for a nursing career, and the application process.
Graduates of licensed practical nurse (LPN), licensed vocational nurse (LVN), and registered nurse (RN) programs qualify to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-PN or NCLEX-RN). Find study tips and other test prep resources here.
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News and Trending Topics in Nursing
Nurses who staff the front lines of the pandemic have experienced first-hand what most have only seen on the news. Explore the links below for timely and trending topics.
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January 4, 2021
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