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  1. Georgetown WHC Scholarship discontinued?
    It is? It's called Washington Hospital Center Scholars? It's for the 80% tuition reduction for 3 years of service? It's not being advertised on the GT website anymore. If you have any inside...
    Mar 30, '12
    Forum: Washington DC Nursing
  2. University of Maryland Spring 2012 CNL Applicants
    Can I ask what this year's accepted student stats look like? Recently went to a UMD info session and I'm in love!! I have a 3.6 undergrad gpa, 4.0 pre-req (so far), but no healthcare experience...
    Feb 28, '12
    Forum: Maryland Nursing
  3. Quitting Work and Starting Nursing School...
    Do NOT take out private loans for nursing school. Go the fed loan route (Stafford). Depending on where you go to school (is it community college or university?) your school will calculate your...
    Feb 24, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  4. Concerned about privacy
    I can't answer your question at all since I am a pre-nursing student, but why should it matter? God- I just hate thinking that the medical profession could be sexualized at all. What fears does your...
    Feb 24, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  5. Georgetown WHC Scholarship discontinued?
    Well that is the WORST news ever. I was really excited for the scholarship potential since there was just no way I could afford GT without it. Huge bummer.
    Feb 3, '12
    Forum: Washington DC Nursing
  6. Any Pre-Nursing students working full time or know anyone that is working full time?
    Jwrands-----I personally believe that slow and steady wins the race. What's the point of cramming classes in if you have a draining job and not alot of time? I'd rather go just a little slower and...
    Jan 25, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  7. Any Pre-Nursing students working full time or know anyone that is working full time?
    I work full time and do school part time. I am not sure how others can do even 40 hours per week and a full load of credits. Yikes. I'm exhausted when I get home at night (my job is crazy demanding...
    Jan 25, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  8. NVCC vs Marymount
    I'm in your same situation---- unfortunately, I can't keep working at my current job p/t while doing NVCC so it's a huge money issue for me. My hope is getting into GMU, but that appears pretty...
    Jan 6, '12
    Forum: Virginia Nursing
  9. Trinity University - Does anyone know anything about it?
    I'm really curious about Trinity as well. I am currently taking my pre-reqs at NOVA and looking at GMU and Georgetown's ABSN. I work full-time and it would be great to go for a BSN at night-- the...
    Jan 3, '12
    Forum: Washington DC Nursing
  10. Georgetown University Hospital New Grad 2012
    Any ADN prepared nurses apply? Am interested in seeing if Georgetown hires both.
    Dec 8, '11
    Forum: Washington DC Nursing
  11. NVCC Grads---Hired?
    Just curious how NVCC grads are faring right now in the hiring at local hospitals. I've had my heart set on GMU or Georgetown's BSN program, but I have taken a few prereqs at NVCC and I'm pretty...
    Dec 5, '11
    Forum: Virginia Nursing
  12. NVCC pre-reqs-which classes are you taking?
    Alright now I am totally confused--- I was SO happy to see that "Intro to Microbiology" class offered at NVCC that doesn't require chemistry. I plan on applying to GMU's accelerated program and...
    Sep 8, '11
    Forum: Virginia Nursing
  13. Grad School GPA?
    Thanks! I am definitely going to check out their application requirements. Would be nice if they didn't ask!
    Aug 15, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  14. Grad School GPA?
    Does anyone know if accelerated BSN programs use grad school GPA as a factor? Starting to freak myself out here! I have a 3.6 in undergrad, but a lousy 2.6 in law school. I will start my pre-reqs in...
    Aug 15, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  15. George Mason Accelerated BSN Fall 2011
    SuzyQ2011- Would love to keep in touch. I am starting pre-reqs at NOVA in late August. I've been out of school for awhile so I am taking a bio-medical ethics class to satisfy a GT pre-req (and maybe...
    Jun 15, '11
    Forum: Washington DC Nursing
  16. George Mason Accelerated BSN Fall 2011
    Thanks for all of your feedback! I know volunteering is not a requirement, but I want to just so I can get a real feel for it/ watch exactly what nurses do. I'd also like the experience to beef...
    May 20, '11
    Forum: Washington DC Nursing
  17. George Mason Accelerated BSN Fall 2011
    Thank you! I really appreciate it. It's so hard to find info like this and I want to make sure I keep my expectations in check. I, too, have a 3.7 undergrad gpa from a liberal arts school, but I also...
    May 20, '11
    Forum: Washington DC Nursing
  18. George Mason Accelerated BSN Fall 2011
    For those who got in, would you be willing to share your stats? Undergrad GPA, pre-req GPA, and what in your background you think made you stand out? I am about to go start my pre-reqs at NOVA in the...
    May 19, '11
    Forum: Washington DC Nursing
  19. Affording pre-reqs and nursing school
    Well DC has UDC (which is essentially a community college that offers an array of Bachelor's degrees, as well as a law school) and the newly opened CCDC (which is really just an offshoot of UDC). I...
    May 12, '11
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  20. Does it matter what school I get my BSN from?
    Sean- Not sure if you're still around or what you ended up choosing, but I am originally from your area of PA and now live in DC. When I first started thinking about nursing, I did do a bit of...
    May 12, '11
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  21. Affording pre-reqs and nursing school
    I know this thread is old, but I am having the same problem. I need to start my pre reqs in the fall and I am so torn. I am a DC resident (for now) and UDC would be so affordable. However, I...
    May 12, '11
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  22. Chances at GT/ WHC Scholars Program
    Interested in hearing the stats from students who were accepted to GT's Accelerated BSN as well as the Scholars program. I am not sure how I would compare. Also, VERY interested to see where everyone...
    May 4, '11
    Forum: Washington DC Nursing
  23. Total Cost of GMU Accelerated BSN
    Wondering if someone could tell me what the total in state tuition cost for GMU's accelerated BSN is right now? I'm seeing alot of different numbers being thrown around. What concerns me is what we...
    May 2, '11
    Forum: Virginia Nursing
  24. UDC LPN Program Fall 2010
    I know this is an old thread but very curious for anyone who is enrolled in the evening program....what time do classes start? I need to work full time and be able to make it Van Ness (I am guessing...
    Apr 28, '11
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  25. Washington, DC Market for RNs or RTs
    Thanks, Jules A. Are you the same person who wrote asking about UDC a few years ago? (I've been reading the boards all day) Where did you end up going if I may ask? How were you able to snag your...
    Feb 2, '11
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice


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