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.
Financial Aid for Military & Veterans
December 2, 2020 | Staff Writers
Military members earn access to several federal education programs. These are available during their service and following their separation from the military. The GI Bill® authorizes a complex package of benefits that includes tuition assistance, educational programs for veterans, and vocational employment services. Active-duty personnel, veterans, reservists, National Guard members, and spouses and dependents can […]
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...
Financial Aid for Minority Students
March 17, 2021 | 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
March 10, 2021 | 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
March 30, 2021 | Janice Monti
An online nursing degree offers a pathway to a rewarding career in nursing. This guide describes some of the courses you can expect to take in most nursing programs.
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.
Registered Nurses Rank First for Access to Childcare, Paid Family Leave, and Employee Wellness Benefits
January 4, 2021
Show your appreciation during National Nurses Week (and whenever!) by giving your favorite nurse a thoughtful gift. Find a list of the best gifts for nurses here.
Want to impact policy on nursing and healthcare? Learn more about health policy nurse jobs, including how to become a health policy nurse and salary expectations.
Medical assistants enjoy strong job growth projections and satisfying work. This guide describes what they do and how to become a medical assistant.
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