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  1. Bioethics Exam
    The ethical cases in question are located in the EC free content guide. This is your test plan on what you can expect to find on the exam.
    1:55 pm
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  2. I'm afraid of trying the PVT Trick...
    You are doing to yourself what some doctors do to the patients in regards to important test results and it only leads to prolonged situations. You can't change what PV is saying. You might as well...
    Jul 28
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  3. RN school
    Yes they are both applicable to RN licensure. When I directed the same question to my advisor a few years back, I was told that the difference lies within the electives. Within an ASN degree, it had...
    Jul 27
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student
  4. C = Degrees
    Thank you, TiffyRN and akulahawkRN!! That is exactly the point I thought I was making!
    Jul 27
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  5. C = Degrees
    I agree with your post. But all it takes for that C (2.0) student to NOT make it out of nursing school, as great as he or she may be with the patients, is ONE failure. Again, I'm referring to...
    Jul 27
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  6. Patient shoots Case Worker + Doctor who pulls out own weapon, prevents masacre
    Well, whaddya know! I started a thread a couple of weeks back involving another very recent hospital shooting and based on the responses, I felt as if my concerns were just blown off! Some even...
    Jul 27
    Forum: Nursing News
  7. Excelsior College RN to BSN
    I'm on week 13 of the 15-week final course of the program. As of January 1st, 2015, all nursing components will be course-option only. The courses are very doable. I entered the nursing portion last...
    Jul 27
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  8. C = Degrees
    But, we never know who got what grade or where they got it from ;). Unless there is written proof for our patients to see, I doubt anyone will admit to receiving the lesser grades to those depending...
    Jul 26
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  9. So I Failed the NCLEX-RN
    I only used the then-current version of Kaplan's Strategies, Practices, and Review. This was back in 2010 right after they had made changes to the NCLEX on April 1st. I read that book through twice....
    Jul 26
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  10. LPN to RN help!
    One major factor to consider is whether or not your state's board of nursing will accept the degree. I did the Excelsior College LPN-ASN bridge and am now finishing up their RN-BSN program. My state...
    Jul 26
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student
  11. C = Degrees
    We never know what grade our nurses and doctors made in school or how many times they sat for the board exam unless they told us, or we expended the effort to research their program of choice. The...
    Jul 24
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  12. C = Degrees
    For what it's worth, by the time students make it to the NCLEX, the true test of what they have learned, or not, will be revealed. This is where the weeding begins. Those who were in it ONLY for the...
    Jul 24
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  13. C = Degrees
    I would use word association to arrive to the correct answer. I would look for odd letters within the answer and try to match it with just one key word that you know will be apart of the question...
    Jul 24
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  14. stressing over microbiology
    My suggestion would be to start with the areas with the smaller % first. Those areas don't have as much information in content based on the content guide. Really try to nail those areas. After that,...
    Jul 23
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  15. C = Degrees
    When I was in grade school, anything less than a B was punishable by restricted leisure time and other limitations. Needless to say that because of that, I was always in upper level classes and...
    Jul 23
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  16. C = Degrees
    Good luck and yes, do still apply. I've heard that there are a few programs will admit you under provisional acceptance which gives you the chance to pull that GPA up. It's not impossible to do. So...
    Jul 22
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  17. C = Degrees
    Initially, I had no plans of going further than an ASN. But then the BSN movement hit the air. So, I knew I had to do something since I would not be anywhere near retirement age by the time it...
    Jul 22
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  18. July 2014 Caption Contest: Win $100!
    What she doesn't know won't hurt her....not just yet, anyway....
    Jul 22
    Forum: allnurses News and Announcements
  19. C = Degrees
    There is a popular train of thought associated with EC's ASN degree program: "C gets degrees". That's all I wanted when I went through it and my 'reason' was that at my age, I had no interest in...
    Jul 22
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  20. Passed CPNE in Utica
    Awesome job!!!!! CONGRATZ to you!!!:wavey:
    Jul 21
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  21. Good pop up or not????
    Don't sweat it. Some students where I live got their official results (name on the BON) withIN a day or so, whereas it took my name and license number 8 whole days to be reflected. The fact that I...
    Jul 18
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  22. What's $500 dollar NCLEX RN question?
    I took the NCLEX-RN in June 2010. Call me na`ive but I never heard of these review courses until a year or so after the NCLEX. I purchased the Kaplan Strategies, Practices, & Review book. I read it...
    Jul 17
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  23. credits
    For the ASN, I took two courses at a time at a community college while simultaneously studying for EC's nursing exams. This was from August 2009 until January 2010. EC's curriculum has changed quite...
    Jul 17
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  24. English 201
    I took the BYU course in May of 2013. There is also a course offered by LSU, and others. You simply need to ask for a list of acceptable alternatives and your advisor should provide you with those....
    Jul 17
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  25. On accreditation
    Good for you!!!!! I often hear others shoot down online nursing programs from nurses who know nothing about it....of course, that's right before I tell them that I received my ASN (and very soon to...
    Jul 13
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees


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