Will I Be Too Old?? - page 3

Hi Everyone: I need some honest answers. I am 37 years old, and currently on a 4 yr waiting list for my ADN program. The LPN program has a 3 yr waiting list (start in 2009). Basically, it is... Read More

  1. by   supernurse65
    Quote from buddiage
    In 6 years, you will be 43 years old.

    You can either be a nurse at 43, or not be a nurse- and still be 43.
    totally agree with this. GO FOR IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  2. by   nerdtonurse?
    If my letter comes (please, God!) I will be starting my LPN program at 43. Based off what I learn during that, I will hopefully find a section of nursing that I love, get an RN and specialize in that area. The good folks on this board helped convince me I'm not going to be the oldest "new" nurse out there....

    My great grandfather lived to be 105. I may get to be a nurse for a long, long time....