If i have a bs degree in biology how can i become a RN? - page 2
Hi everyone, So i just completed my freshman year with a major in biology, however I decided I want to become a nurse, but the school I go to does not offer a degree in nursing. What should I... Read More
Jun 28, '09Specialty: General adult inpatient psychiatry ; Joined: Jun '07; Posts: 1,024; Likes: 294I have a friend from NS who got all the way into her senior year of her Bachelors in Biology and realized she wanted to go for nursing. She took the pre-reqs while still working on her degree, graduated, and applied to a 2nd Bachelors program. I think she'd have been much better off changing her mind sooner than that because she'll never use her previous Bachelors --- her words "I realized I didn't want to be stuck in a lab for the rest of my life."
Just my $0.02. Everyone else has given solid advice here. I think a few people in my program were Biology majors before they were accepted into the nursing program. I myself was Psychology.