Hello , I really want to be a nurse but my ultimate goal is to become a np. Because I have quite a few c's and b's (no a's) in my nursing prequites. Going to fscj is really not an option. I am forced to go to an non profit school. I am impatient and do not want to retake any prequites. I would Just like to start my career.
My options are
1) fscj lpn program Tuition: about 3,000 Length: 12 months College is accredited Pro:I would one step closer to becoming a nurse. I will not be in debt.Cons: From previous post on this site, I hear it is hard to get accepted into this program. Different people tell me the job market for lpn are not that great. (2) sanford brown rn program Tuition : 36,000 with everything include, even prequites Length: I believe is 14 -16 months College is accredited and program is approved Pros: Their is no waiting list. I could start my career right away. Some of my prequites will transfer which will make tuition cheaper. No required gpa.Cons: I will be in debt. The institute is on probation.
My credits will not transfer to other college Chamberlain college of nursing Tuition 56,000 (and program)Length 2 years College is accredited Pros: From previous post I hear this is a great college. College is accredited,I would be able to further my Education. Possibly receive a great hand on experience.I've always wanted to go to this college.Cons: 56,000 Just for an and that very expensive. I would be in so much debt. Require a 2.7 and you must score high on a few test to be accepted into the program.Con Tuition: 40,000 Length: unsureProgram is approvred Cons: Will be in debt. There is a waiting list. Admission conselor sounds like a car salesmen . Program is 8-5 m thru f very intense. Credits willl not transfer.
Keiser Tuition 40,000 not including books, uniform and supplies bout 8,000 per semester Length: 18 months College is accredited. Program is approved Pro: admission conselor was very helpful and answered all my questions. Some of my credits will transfer. No waiting list. Seems like a great program. ( really was considering the program,I just hate the fact that books and supplies are not included in the program)Cons: program is really expensive. I'm not sure if my credits will transfer to other colleges.
Here are other colleges I will not even considered due to price, length qnd reputation. Here the tuition if anyone was wondering how much the and program is:Kaplain Tuition:53,000Length: I believe I two years Virginia college52,000Length: unsure IttTuition: 52,000Length 2- 2 1/2 years Florida career college Tuition 52,000 Length two and a half years I would never recommend this program to anyone. The school is in a shoping center. Progrqm is approved. Your credits will not trasfer. The admissions conselor is very rude and unprofessional. She told me to go for the pct program first. Then after I complete pct , I should come back n try for the and program.The college is all about money , beware of this college. I really need advice on which collegr to choose. Thanks and advanced on any feed back. Wheather it is negative or postive , all advice is good advice.