Survey: How old were you when you entered the nursing profession? - page 13

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  1. by   tikilpn2
    25!!!
  2. by   superdave
    Graduated at 25, got first job at 26.
  3. by   missvictoriat
    I was 22 when I graduated with my BSN & became a RN & got my first job.
    Last edit by missvictoriat on May 30, '11
  4. by   BCgradnurse
    46 when I got my RN, and 48 when I got my MSN
  5. by   Nessa,RN
    22yo when I graduated BSN and got my first RN position!
  6. by   gettingbsn2msn
    46. Now at 50 working on MSN.
  7. by   caliotter3
    I count my entry to the profession at 15, when I became a Candy Striper, because that is when I made the decision. Although my memory may be fuzzy, it probably was 14.
  8. by   maryw1212
    i was 19 when i finished nursing school (lpn) and then went to a transition program to become a rn at 22. i looked so young my patients would often ask me if my mother knew what i was doing!?
  9. by   JillyRN
    I graduated with my ADN and got my RN license at 21. I got my first job at 22 and now working on my BSN, just a couple months shy of my 23rd birthday.
  10. by   Esme12
    I had been a candy striper since I was 14.....I was almost 17 when I entered nursing school.........I was 19 years old when I graduated with my Associate degree in 1979.
  11. by   leeleepig
    i was 18 when i entered college to take up bs nursing. i finished a 4-year course and got licensed after passing the board exam (im 22 now). hopefully i land a nursing job soon
  12. by   swoods72
    38 years old - and found it quite rewarding
  13. by   DutchRN09
    44, now almost 46 and working on BSN

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