Anybody familiar with Kaplan College Forensic Nursing Certification? - page 2

by BBFRN 11,643 Views | 13 Comments

Hi- I hope you forensics nurses can help me. I just talked to an admissions rep for Kaplan's Forensic Nursing cert. program, and I was curious to know the low-down from those of you with experience with this. She said she... Read More


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    I've talked to a lot of folks in the forensic field. They all say that the Kaplan certificate isn't very well respected. They strongly encourage a master's degree in forensic science or forensic nursing.
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    Thanks guys, but this is an old thread. I have decided not to do this (SANE would be the only option for me, and I don't want to do that). I'm perfectly happy where I am right now.
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    Quote from lgflamini
    Thanks guys, but this is an old thread. I have decided not to do this (SANE would be the only option for me, and I don't want to do that). I'm perfectly happy where I am right now.
    Just my humble opinion here, but SANE is an extremely rewarding field. I have been a SANE for 6 years and and we work very closely with our local law enforcement officials routinely. If you are interested in forensic evidence collection SANE is a great place to start.
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    I don't think SANE nursing is for me, though...too depressing, and I don't want to work on call. Kudos to those of you who can handle it. I don't think I could.


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