student focused nurse training is absolutely necessary for success.
the best unbiased opinion on the quality of a nursing school can easily be found at the state board of nursing websites. kentucky, ohio and indiana boards of nursing post nclex pass rates for all nursing schools located within their states. this is public knowledge available to anyone with a computer or telephone.
beckfield college does not have a wait list for the lpn, rn or rn to bsn programs and seems to pride itself on being student focused. national league for nursing (nln) membership is the first step towards accreditation from the nln. beckfield college has been a member of the nln for some time now and is working towards nln accreditation so that nursing graduates will have more opportunities for employment - namely va hospitals.
you get what you pay for when purchasing education these days. cheaper isn't always better and most expensive isn't always best.
the majority of institutes of higher learning raise their tuition on a yearly basis, even the state funded traditional colleges.
beckfield college seems to be graduating nursing students who pass their state licensure exams and start careers. according to the kentucky board of nursing website, 86% of the rn graduates passed their state test (nclex-rn) in 2009.
true, student focused education and training is a relative concept. each individual may define it differently. finding a school that fits well with your individual wants, needs, goals and desires is crucial. do all your research up front and you will make the best possible decision.