BSN Student wants to enter the U.S. Navy.
- 0Apr 28, '12 by michaelsanjunhello guys,
I'm currently in my 3rd year in BSN at Trinity University of Asia- St luke's college of nursing. sorry for the long name. lol. i'm a dual citizen filipino-american And i'm just wondering if you guys could help me what to keep and what should I do starting from now, to avoid hassles on filing some papers etc. Any idea what can i do as early as now? thank you
- 0Apr 29, '12 by Pixie.RN, BSN, RN, EMT-P Senior ModeratorYour school must have NLNAC or CCNE accreditation in order for your education to be recognized by the Navy: http://www.navy.com/careers/healthcare/nurse.html. As far as I know, there are no schools in the Philippines that hold either of those.
- 0Jun 5, '12 by utamaverickMy parents were RN immigrants from the Philippines. A classmate of theirs wanted to be in the US Navy as a nurse so they went to an accredited University and finished a master's degree r/t nursing and then was able to join. That was over 15 years ago.
Not sure what the regulations are today.