Best educational path for older student? - page 3

Hi- I'm 41 and working through my pre-requisites at community college. Very much enjoying studying sciences and finally pursuing the goal of nursing in a real way after years in a very different... Read More

  1. by   Apple-Core
    Hi -

    Welcome! I wouldn't allow your age to worry you at all. There is a lot to be said for life experience, maturity, and the sense of calm/peace being older brings with it. I would avoid any programs that will saddle you with debt for years to come though - I personally wouldn't want to enter retirement still paying off student loans. Hence, I would take the route of ADN with the option to study for your BSN once you are working.