Becoming a Nurse
Deciding about your profession is one of the main decisions you will take in your life. Preparing for
this decision, and then taking the needed steps to educate yourself towards your decided choice should be done in a
serious and thorough manner. Find out if the nursing profession is for you, and what you should do before entering a nursing program.
Why Become A Nurse?
Are you wondering to yourself, why become a registered nurse? If you've been thinking about nursing
for some time you may have a nurturing side of your personality that means you enjoy helping people and
taking care of them. You may also have an aptitude for science and medicine and find these things
fascinating... read more
How Long Does it Take to Become a Nurse?
You have probably learned from the news or Internet that nursing is great career these days. The pay is great and you
are assured that you will have a job after taking up nursing. The question most people ask these days is, “How long does
it take to become a nurse?”...
If you are going to school for a nursing degree, you will find that there are certain nursing prerequisites that you will
need in order to be able to get your degree. While each school will vary slightly, there are certain prerequisites for
nursing that are standard in each facility... read more
Prerequisites for Registered Nursing
Although a nurse can work in many health care settings as a LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse), most nurses prefer getting
a Registered Nursing License. This more advanced license opens much more career options, and gives them higher salary.
Even nurses that start out as practical nurses will often pursue a registered nurse license later in their career...
Pre Nursing Programs
There are now a lot of universities that offer pre nursing programs to students. This is where they get a bird’s eye
view on what nursing is all about. A lot of universities prefer that you take up some courses before going into the
baccalaureate program for nurses. Nursing is a complex profession that students need to be oriented before going into
the nursing course. The courses can also help students decide if they really want to major in nursing. Students can
assess themselves and see if nursing is a good fit for them...
Nursing Studies Prerequisites Overview
Going to nursing school can be a life changing experience. With so many careers open in the medical field, nursing is
one of those careers that will always be stable no matter the economic climate. Whether you are looking into entry-level
training courses, BSN or MSN programs, or anything in between, having the right prerequisites is key for entering any
quality nursing program...