UT Arlington RN-BSN

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    did anyone do their RN-BSN online at UT Arlington and is having trouble finding a job because of the lack of clinicals? someone told me that that can be a problem so im a little confused. PLEASE HELP!!!!
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    I don't see how this can ever be an issue because you were a nurse before you started the program. The board of nursing has a requirement for clinical hours which you met before you took the NCLEX after completing your associates degree. I have never had a job ask me where I did clinicals. I cannot understand why anyone would tell you that.
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    They may actually be referring to programs like Excelsier. Some states do not recognize that program, but I think its because in that program you can get your initial RN degree with only doing a weekend of clinicals.
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    oh thanks so much for clarifying that!
    I actually called st peters online program and some from there told me that. i guess they were just trying to sell me the program. thanks again!
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    I agree, you have already done your clinical's with the ASN. Maybe they were referring to the generic RN-BSN grads.
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    I hope they are! UT Arlington seems pretty legit.
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    The RN to BSN program assumes you have already completed your RN clinical rotation needs and requires that you are currently working. There are some community/work based projects that you have to do.

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