Certain about midwifery, uncertain about nursing - page 4
Hi all, I'm around 30 years old and making a career change into midwifery. I realized that I was very unhappy at a sedentary, desk-based job working on conceptual issues. I have always been very... Read More
0Sep 19, '11 by mya612WhitneyA,
No, don't have my RN yet. Certified Paramedic in NC and plan to do Excelsior's ADN program. Found that it would be a lot faster and about the same price as some of the local college programs because I already have a degree. I will do their BSN program with them because the local colleges that do RN-BSN require you take some classes I don't agree with - like PE for example. I'm close to 40, in relatively good shape and try to work out regularly. I'm not taking a gym class.
Didn't know about the 9 day thing. I'll take a closer look at their website. Thanks for the info.
0Sep 29, '11 by JessssGreat post, I have some of the same concerns as well as others. I am also changing careers later in life. I am working on my prereqs now and hope to figure the rest out later. I just moved to Corning NY and am attending Elmira. Still trying to figure out how things work here, where I moved from there was alot more support for holistic care. Sounds like you might be local? Would love to to talk sometime!