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 Things to Know About the NCLEX Exam 2021
May 7, 2021 | NurseJournal Staff
Stressed about how to prepare for the NCLEX? This NCLEX study guide goes over 6 need-to-know bits of information for aspiring nurses.
The 5 Best Nursing Certifications You Should Have
April 28, 2021 | NurseJournal Staff
Let us help you learn how to advance your career with a nursing certification thats just right for you. Whether you know the path you want to take or a...
5 Booming Nursing Specialities Where the Demand Is High
April 6, 2021 | NurseJournal Staff
It is not secret that the field of nursing is booming. The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) states that the demand for nurses in the US will soar by 26%...
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...
A Comprehensive Guide to Completing the FAFSA
December 2, 2020 | Staff Writers
College is expensive, but finding financial aid for nursing students is very straightforward thanks to the , or FAFSA. Managed by Federal Student Aid, which is an office of the...
5 Reasons Why Nurses Should Get Published Right Now
March 30, 2021 | NurseJournal Staff
If you are looking for a possible gold star on your resume, try entering the world of nurse writing. Nurses who publish is a trend that is growing.
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
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