Starting WGU RN-MSN Education program 3/1/13 - page 4

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  1. Visit  klone profile page
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    Quote from nextway55
    Correct me if my plan is unrealistic or not doable? Because right now my job pays me pretty low wage and I don't have savings to afford WGU tuition. fees. I was told that RN from ADN can earn an hourly pay about $25 in SoCal. Which is more than twice hourly pay I am earning.

    Any input will be appreciated. Thank you
    IMO, not unrealistic at all. That's what most people who do the RN-BSN program do. They get their ADN through a CC, then go on to get their BSN (usually while working an RN job).

    Feel free to start a new thread per the instructions, but I wanted to make sure you got your question answered.
  2. Visit  GozXamaica profile page
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    Klone: Ohhh. But of course. I'm in the wrong thread. I'm doing direct entry BSN. Ladies & gents you got your RN, you can get your BSN & MSN if you desire. Stay the course & all the best.
  3. Visit  Karin RN profile page
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    I have been accepted and will start 4/1/13 too! Very excited
  4. Visit  RN*mommy profile page
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    Quote from Karin RN
    I have been accepted and will start 4/1/13 too! Very excited
    Congratulations Karin and the best of luck to you! I hope you enjoy the program as much as I have!!
  5. Visit  afox profile page
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    goodstudentnowRN, Do you mind me asking how much time you spent (on average) per week on your studies?
  6. Visit  Reyval04 profile page
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    (Destiny08)Hello, I'm new on here..reading posts...so how are the classes?im hopefully starting in June , just waiting for one class that I had appealed. How many credits are you doing?just curious...I have to take nursing classes only and a statistics class....
    Erikadawn RN likes this.
  7. Visit  Reyval04 profile page
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    Quote from Karin RN
    I have been accepted and will start 4/1/13 too! Very excited
    Hi, just wanted to know how have the classes been so far?i will hopefully be starting in June. How many credits do u need to complete for bsn if u don't mind me asking
  8. Visit  Reyval04 profile page
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    yay, my appeal went through....only have to take statistics class and remaining nursing core classes for BSN.So happy
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  9. Visit  onmywaytomsn profile page
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    I finished my BSN in March, now I am waiting to begin my MSN July 1st. I can't wait to get started again. I am bored on the weekends now without tasks waiting for me. (Obviously my kids are grown, and my husband works a LOT of weekends). I worked 44 hours a week during the BSN and still had plenty of time to train for marathons and keep hubby happy.
  10. Visit  MommyandRN profile page
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    How is the WGU MSN program going for you all so far? I've been thinking about doing it for a while.
  11. Visit  skoolrn profile page
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    I turns out that my mentor gave me some wrong information. She did not tell me that the "U" classes were the BSN-MSN "bridge classes. She said they were part of the MSN. So I decided to skip around and put off those "U" classes and instead I finished 6 other MSN courses. Then my mentor resigns and I get a new mentor who gives me the correct info. So I can not petition for my BSN until I take those "U" classes. sigh... It doesn't really matter in the long run. I completed 33 CU's in 5 ish months, 18 were MSN. So Sept 1 I will start with those darn "U" classes (10 CU's) then petition for my BSN. Then keep going with my MSN. crazy.
  12. Visit  MommyandRN profile page
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    Sorry to hear that! Sounds confusing, but seems like you are doing well though. Good luck!
  13. Visit  IRISRN profile page
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    You have given me hope. I am in the exact same position. I am currently an Off Shift Nurse Manager, was a manager for a few years and never completed my degree, but with my children successfully independant I figure I could do 30 hours a week study.....How many hours did you give to study?
    Last edit by IRISRN on Aug 22, '13 : Reason: grammar

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