Did they ask for your GPA, yes or no? - page 4
So I am in my last semester of nursing school when we are supposed to be hustling and bustling to submit our applications all over the place. Long story short, my GPA sucks :/ I work so much, and I... Read More
May 9Joined: Dec '16; Posts: 13; Likes: 3Quote from S7ud3n7_Nur53Hi so I'm also in Texas! In the Houston area finishing up my last semester also. I have been hearing that Houston job market is pretty rough after Harvey, plus a hospital just closed in League City. What area/large city are you located near? Because I'm wondering if its the entire stateI am in Texas and all the new grad programs in my area absolutely care about GPA. I am not graduated yet but my peers who are looking for jobs have not found jobs yet if they have below a 3.2. However, I live in a highly competitive area where you have to have a BSN to land one of these new grad residencies.
May 9Joined: Dec '16; Posts: 137; Likes: 111Quote from BunsbunsI am in Houston as well, I'm really not sure about the rest of the state but my peers are also applying to jobs in Dallas and Austin and having trouble there as well. I think with any healthcare profession, you might have an easier time finding jobs in the more rural areas of Texas rather than the big cities.Hi so I'm also in Texas! In the Houston area finishing up my last semester also. I have been hearing that Houston job market is pretty rough after Harvey, plus a hospital just closed in League City. What area/large city are you located near? Because I'm wondering if its the entire state
May 9Occupation: Med-Surg Tele Nurse Specialty: 4 year(s) of experience in Med-Surg ; From: TX, US ; Joined: Feb '12; Posts: 247; Likes: 506My job did. My GPA also sucked My manager liked me enough to take a chance on me, and I'd like to think I've been a good fit for the floor for the last four years and I try to contribute with all that I can. I just hope I can find a way to get my masters eventually.
May 29Occupation: RN Specialty: N/A ; From: CA, US ; Joined: Sep '16; Posts: 463; Likes: 949I have never had anyone ask. I put it on a resume' but I doubt it has ever made a difference as to interviewing out not.