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  1. "When you are a nurse you will always have a job."
    So people say "When you are a nurse you will always have a job." I feel very discouraged because sometimes it doesn't matter who you are, what your qualifications are, how bad you want something, how...
    Jul 27, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  2. which college do i choose?
    Yep. This is my plan B and I cannot say that I regret it at all. I have 100% tuition payed right now and had 0% paid at Saint Mary's!
    Jul 18, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  3. Discouraged Pre-Nursing Student
    I agree with the burnout part! In Chem. I just COULD NOT pay attention or retain information for the life of me. I took it (5 unit class) along with 15 other units. Yep, 20 units total my second...
    Jul 18, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  4. Nursing Program Rumors
    thank you! i really needed that right now :d
    Jul 18, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  5. Does it really matter what school you went to?
    Okay I live in California and we have some "top notch" schools such as UCLA and SDSU (so I hear). I am attending a community college and am working towards an ADN, then RN to BSN at 1 of 7 schools I...
    Jul 18, '12
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  6. Nursing Program Rumors
    I have been wanting to write this thread for awhile! I just want to say to all high school seniors applying to college to be a nurse and all pre-nursing students applying to nursing school: DO NOT...
    Jul 18, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  7. which college do i choose?
    Yep it's up to you. There is a lot to think about. I got accepted to Saint Mary's College of California and I chose the community college that I am at now over the oh so prestigious Catholic private...
    Jul 18, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  8. Advice for pre-nursing school studying/reading
    This site is a good start!:) But it depends, what classes are you going to take?
    Jul 18, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  9. Studying long hours
    YES!! This was very true in my EMT class. I studied NREMT prep-questions and when I came across a question about something that I didn't fully understand THEN, and only THEN, I cracked open the book....
    Jul 16, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  10. Studying long hours
    I MAKE myself not study for more than 2 hours at a time. I walk away, get a snack, maybe go to the gym, or take a nap, then come back, quickly review, then move on. It also helps me to study the...
    Jul 16, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  11. How can a ASN program be 2 years if you have to take prereqs and nursing classes?
    I am in an ASN program that can take 4 years (if you finish your pre-reqs. in 2 years, then its 2 years of nursing, but there is one semester wait, so it could technically take 4.5 years). I know...
    Jul 16, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  12. Should I become an EMT?
    True true true! There was a nursing student at my school that worked as an EMT on the weekends. He thought he could tough it out and come to clinicals early Monday morning after a 48 hour shift. He...
    Jun 26, '12
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  13. Should I become an EMT?
    I got my EMT about a month ago and it has been hard for me to find a job. Part of the reason why it is so hard for me is because I am 19 and most ambulance companies don't hire under 21. I am still...
    Jun 26, '12
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  14. Prerequisites grades
    http://allnurses.com/general-nursing-student/p-study-website-426154.html Here is a post with some websites to help with A and P!
    Jun 26, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  15. Should I go to counseling?
    Hello! I am a prenursing student with one semester before nursing school. I have been going through a very rough time in my life due to family issues. Actually, ONGOING family issues since my...
    Jun 26, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  16. Should I become an EMT?
    Hello! I am an EMT. I am also a pre-nursing student with one more semester before nursing school! I got my EMT-B because I want to be a flight nurse (after ER experience of course) and the EMS...
    Jun 26, '12
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  17. How to make an A in a 5 week A&P1 class over the summer.
    When I am in the line at any drive thru I study!! Works wonders, especially when I am in the Starbucks drive thru on the way to a big test!
    Jun 26, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  18. Why bother...?
    I am an EMT and I referred to my A&P books ALL THE TIME during the EMT course. And whenever questions randomly arise, I refer back to those books!! Seriously? A&P is something that will ALWAYS be a...
    Jun 2, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  19. Volunteering Questions
    If the program you are interested in has informational meetings or presentations, I suggest going to one! Will probably clear up a lot of questions.
    May 2, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  20. Retake a class that I got a B in?
    So I got a B in Chem. All the rest of my grades are A's. The program that I am applying to next semester only looks at grades in English, Anatomy, Physio., and Micro. so my grade in Chem won't effect...
    May 2, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  21. Cheating pre-nursing students
    My physio teacher did this! Previous students would ask to go to the bathroom and they would take notes outside and look things up or Google answers. So he added a rule to the syllabus that if you...
    May 2, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  22. Cheating pre-nursing students
    I actually don't know how she found out. And yes, I think they should have been expelled.
    May 2, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  23. Cheating pre-nursing students
    Yep! I would spend 7 hours or more doing study guides for Physio. and I would be furious if someone asked me to copy.
    May 1, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  24. Cheating pre-nursing students
    Thought I would bring this up because it has been happening way too much at my school and it is my biggest pet peeve. So I took Anatomy my first semester of college. The classroom was about 90%...
    May 1, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  25. junior in highschool wanting to become RN but not sure?
    [quote=MN-Nurse;5587933] But if you are primarily in it for the bountiful jobs and good money, you may be in for some surprises.[quote] Hello! I am currently taking my prerequisites for a nursing...
    Sep 3, '11
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student


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