Opinions please, am I too old?? - page 3
by PennyNickelDime_RN 2,976 Views | 24 Comments
Hi everyone, I am 48 years old and have been in college for two years. I made the decision that I wanted to pursue a career in nursing. I was accepted to a wonderful school with a full scholarlship. My question is this,... Read More
- 0Jul 17, '03 by GARYLPNI started college from scratch at 47, am now going on 51 with my LPN license and will be starting 3rd semester nursing to hopefully get my RN by next spring.
I also went into first semester nursing when I was 47 with a woman who was 53..........you're not too old..........!!!
- 0Jul 17, '03 by GraceyBGO FOR IT!!!!!!!!!! If you really want to do this, I think you should. Don't use age as an excuse for anything. Go for it, go for it, go for it.
If you have any physical problems, then that may put a little damper on things such as late night studying and being your on feet during practice and clinicals. Only you know how far you can push your body.