What age were you when you went to nursing school? - page 15

Curious at what the average age is that people are in nursing school? I am doing my pre reqs now and will be 28 when I start! :lol2:... Read More

  1. by   Fort Worth
    Noah - Answer to your questions, started my second year of practice. Have been in Neuro/Trauma. Start Travel Nursing full time in March..
  2. by   tiggertoo
    43 when I started, 45 when I finished.
  3. by   athena55
    Hello All!
    Just saw this thread.
    Started Nursing School [diploma program] in 1973 when I just turned 18.
    Obtained my BSN (undergraduate degree # 2) when I was 43
    Working on my NP at the grand young age of 51
    Have a safe, healthy New Year!
    athena
  4. by   OgopogoLPN
    I will be 31 when I take the LPN course and 32 when I graduate

    ...........if I get in for this September!!
  5. by   sunshinesway
    I graduate this coming May (2007) and I am 52 !
    Will be glad when it's FINALLY over
  6. by   Mom2J&B
    I am starting my pre-reqs at 43, hope to have my ASN by 45. Have a prior Liberal Arts BA from 1985
  7. by   BeccaznRN
    I was 23 when I started courses at community college, 27 when I was accepted for the last two years of a traditional BSN program. Just graduated at 29 (which fulfilled my goal of having my degree by the time I reached 30)!
  8. by   Julie_Bean
    I was 22 when I started in the nursing program, 24 when I graduated.
  9. by   Marz
    Graduated with LPN at 24, RN at 25...
  10. by   Otessa
    I was 18 when I started and 22 when I graduated with my BSN.
  11. by   HM2VikingRN
    45 now 46. Finish accelerated RN 12/07.
  12. by   NoahNS
    Thanks... Blessings to you in your... travels, FortWorth
  13. by   buntcake64
    Im 43 and started my preq 3 yrs ago. Im in a program now with two years to go, and get this, I will only have my associate degree when I graduate. It has taken me forever, it I dont hurry up by time i graduate I will need a NURSE.

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