What are WGU's clincals like?

  1. 0 I would like to know what the clinicians are like with WGU in the DFW area. I see that they expect you to work 3, 12 hour shifts in 1 week and 2, 12 hours another week. Along with a 1 hour commute each way, this seems like too much. This is the part of nursing school that worries me the most. How am I going to make it through 3, 16 hour days?
  2. Enjoy this?

    Join thousands and get our weekly Nursing Insights newsletter with the hottest discussions, articles, and toons.

  3. Visit  Trenata profile page

    About Trenata

    Joined Jan '13; Posts: 291; Likes: 58.

    1 Comments so far...

  4. Visit  marycarney profile page
    0
    Well, honestly - those clinicals more closely resemble an RN's actual work environment than anything else I've seen. I think it's WAAAY better training that a couple of four hour shifts twice a week. And I know that in the pre-licensure program, you work with the same practicing nurse for each shift - so you get to know the nurse, and probably get to do a LOT more than when there are six student on the floor at the same time.


Nursing Jobs in every specialty and state. Visit today and find your dream job.

Top