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.
6 Ways a Nursing Degree Makes Life Better
December 2, 2020 | Staff Writers
People who decide to earn a nursing degree from on campus or online universities will enjoy all sorts of benefits, including these: According to thethe employment of registered nurses with...
How to Choose a Nursing Program
December 4, 2020 | Staff Writers
Choosing a nursing program represents one of the first steps toward becoming a registered nurse. Because the program you select can significantly influence your future career, consider investing ample time...
Financial Aid for Minority Students
December 16, 2020 | Staff Writers
If you're worried about the cost of nursing school, organizations offer many grants for minority nursing students. Here's a list of minority nursing scholarships.
9 Awesome Benefits to Pursue a Career in Nursing
December 14, 2020 | Staff Writers
The career of nursing is a highly respected field, and there is a great demand for highly skilled nurses around the globe today. If you are considering this exciting, growing...
10 Nursing Classes You Can Expect to Take Online
February 8, 2021 | Janice Monti
The job outlook for nurses continues to grow dramatically. The projects a 12% increase in the employment of registered nurses from 2018-28. Online nursing programs offer convenient options for entry-level...
Graduate Application Guide for Nurses
February 8, 2021 | NurseJournal Staff
Earning a master’s degree can help nurses advance their careers, but prospective students should have a plan of action before applying to graduate school. Nurses should research schools, decide between...
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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International students seeking aid to finance their nursing studies should review this page for scholarships, grants, and work study opportunities.
Learn the unforgettable stories of 10 famous nurses who changed the history of nursing, including Florence Nightingale, Sojourner Truth, Margaret Sanger, and Clara Barton.
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