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  1. SNHU online RN-BSN
    Hi bugsrn! I am glad to hear that you are enjoying the program. Do you know when SNHU is scheduled to have a site visit for their CCNE accreditation? I really like the format of this program, but...
    Aug 12
    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  2. Being Asked to Come in and Work as CNA...
    Actually, I would love to work as a CNA for RN pay! I miss being as hands on as I could be as an aide. Plus, no med pass!!! At one of the facilities in which I work, a serious shortage of CNAs exists...
    Aug 11
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  3. How to Survey?
    Hello! Several free services exist to create online surveys including SurveyMonkey, Zoho, SurveyPlanet, and QuestionPro. Also, Google Forms can be used for this purpose. Best wishes on your MSN...
    Aug 10
    Forum: Post Graduate Nursing Student
  4. WGU RN to MSN if the ultimate goal is a PhD in nursing research?
    Hi Raviepoo! I have similar goals and did a bit of research on this. For what it's worth, here's a short list of the minimum GPA requirements for some upper-tier PhD nursing programs: New...
    Aug 9
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  5. Need Help choosing online BSN program
    Hi again! For what it's worth, Grand Canyon University is a for-profit institution, which completely rules it out for me. While I understand the draw to for-profit institutions, as they often...
    Aug 9
    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  6. Need Help choosing online BSN program
    Congrats on taking the plunge and getting conditionally accepted, Windynurse! I do not personally know anyone who has gone through the Granite State or Ohio University RN-BSN program, though many...
    Aug 9
    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  7. Need input on RN-BSN/RN-MSN decisions
    Hi veriteblesse! Sorry. I don't have any advice, as I'm in the same boat. However, I will be watching this thread to review the responses you receive. I am also torn between doing an RN-BSN or...
    Aug 6
    Forum: Post Graduate Nursing Student
  8. Master of Arts in Nursing
    Hello! Is there anyone out there with a Master of Arts in Nursing who is either working in a managerial capacity or currently teaching at the community college or university level? I am curious as...
    Aug 5
    Forum: Post Graduate Nursing Student
  9. Rue or Excelsior?
    Hi Sarahbellum0525! I would definitely recommend working directly with Excelsior. I do not see any good reason to use a middleman like Rue or College Network, even for someone who needs extra...
    Aug 4
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  10. Need Help choosing online BSN program
    Hi Windynurse! I am in the same boat with a previous bachelor's. Selecting an RN-BSN program is daunting, isn't it? So many programs exist. At first, I was dead set on attending Western Governors...
    Aug 2
    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  11. Granite State College or Southern New Hampshire University RN-BSN programs
    Hello! I would love to hear from anyone who has enrolled in or has graduated from the Granite State College or Southern New Hampshire University RN-BSN program. What has been/was your experience?...
    Jul 31
    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  12. How old is too old?
    Hello! For what it's worth, plenty of students were in their 40s and 50s, as well as a few in their 60s, in my nursing program. Of course, there were 20- and 30-somethings as well. In my...
    Jul 25
    Forum: Flight Nursing / Surface Transport Nursing
  13. No one wants to hire a entry level nurse in Nevada, what should I do?
    Have you tried long-term care (LTC) or home care? While many experienced nurses say that home care is not a good idea for new grads, due to the autonomy and lack of resources when in the field, with...
    Jul 25
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  14. Las Vegas LTC wages for RNs?
    Hello all! I'm a Las Vegas native currently living in Michigan. Just wondering, what are the typically wages and shift differentials in LTC for RNs in Las Vegas these days? Do Las Vegas LTC...
    Jul 24
    Forum: Nevada Nursing
  15. university of arizona rn to msn
    Hi! I am also interested in this program. From my cursory research on it, it seems very, very expensive. Has anyone completed this program? Thanks in advance! Wendy
    Jul 11
    Forum: Post Graduate Nursing Student
  16. changing careers to nursing - worth it?
    Well, perhaps you can later do both PT and chiropractic medicine, or combine the two. Is that a possibility? You could also later teach chiropractic medicine and/or PT. It seems that the combination...
    Jul 8
    Forum: Colorado Nursing
  17. Start time after application and transcript evaluation?
    Thanks, TheCommuter! I appreciate the advice.
    Jul 7
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  18. Start time after application and transcript evaluation?
    Hello all! I'm considering entering the WGU RN-BSN program in Fall 2015. My questions are: How long does it take for the school, in general, to evaluate transcripts after all transcripts...
    Jul 7
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  19. changing careers to nursing - worth it?
    You're welcome! However, here's some more food for thought. In general, the salaries for PT are MUCH higher than registered nursing; i.e., they are more in line with mid-level practitioners,...
    Jul 6
    Forum: Colorado Nursing
  20. changing careers to nursing - worth it?
    Hi! Have you considered physical therapy? It seems that a background in chiropractic medicine would be well suited to the pursuit of physical therapy. Nursing is a very, very tough job. I am a...
    Jul 5
    Forum: Colorado Nursing
  21. 1) ADN-BSN or 2) Work?
    Hi moomoo134! I also think you should take the job, as jobs are much harder to come by in our present economy, especially for new grads. You are quite fortunate to have 3 potential job...
    Jun 30
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  22. MD to a RN
    Hello! I have heard of MD-to-RN programs, specifically geared to international medical school grads. Florida International University has such a program. Kennesaw State University has an...
    May 23
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  23. CNA with bachelor's in biology cannot find job. What next?
    I too live in Michigan. Are you in the Metro Detroit area? While I'm not surprised of your difficulty finding a position within a hospital (since everyone wants to work in one, especially in this...
    Aug 26, '13
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  24. Tai Sophia Institute/Maryland University of Integrative Health
    Again, thanks so much for your reply. I'm about to sign the dotted line! All the best to you in your private practice!
    Aug 19, '13
    Forum: Holistic Nursing
  25. Tai Sophia Institute/Maryland University of Integrative Health
    Thanks so much for your reply! However, could you clarify the following phrase, please?
    Aug 16, '13
    Forum: Holistic Nursing


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