I am not accepted! - page 2
Well guys, Although I wrote the Dean and told her about my situation as an international student in the States, I am not accepted to the Nursing college for Fall 2003. I really do not know what... Read More
May 1, '03I agree that the best thing to do in this situation would be to start work toward another major while you wait to get into the nursing program. There are many other majors that would be VERY useful to a future career in nursing. I considered going for a minor in sociology myself, since I am interested in Community Health Nursing.
Sociology, biology, chemistry, microbiology, education (if you might like to be a nurse educator some day), psychology...any of those would ge great, depending on the field you are interested.
We all have to face challenges in achieving our goals. When something goes wrong, the best thing to do is try to let go of your old plan, and come up with a new one that fits the current situation!
This is hard for me sometimes because I am a control freak and want things to go just as I plan them! (which, by the way, never, never, never, happens!)
May 1, '03I thank you all for your advice and I hope to be admitted to one of the schools I have decided to apply to. Harjang, you are being of great help. I am at this very moment applying to the schools.
I did not have a plan be in mind because I have waited sixteen years for this opportunity. My children are ages 10 and 4. Again I thank you all for your input and I will keep you informed.