What Can You Do With Your Nursing Degree?

What Can You Do With

A Nursing Degree?

Online Nursing Degrees offered by accredited online

nursing colleges provide maximum flexibility as they

can be pursued at one's own pace and convenience

and can enable students to develop a career as a

registered nurse.

RNs require basic qualification as well as license to work in a specific state.

Most Popular Online Nursing Degrees

LPN to BSN Program


Healthcare Administration Degree


Online LPN to RN Degree

Online Masters in Nursing Science (MSN) Degree

MBA programs

Types of Online Nursing Degrees

Students can pursue undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the

field of nursing; while many online colleges also offer short diploma

and certificate courses.

Various areas o specializations can also be chosen by nursing students like:

Case Management

Life Care Planning

Forensic Nursing

Geriatric Care

Career Options for Online Nursing Degree Grads

Currently there are over a million nursing jobs with attractive

salary and, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics;

employment growth for registered nurses is expected to

increase in the coming years. As of 2006, the median annual

income for registered nurses was $57,280.

What Has Led To The Tremendous Growth In Nursing Careers?

Advancement in medical technology

Retirement of baby boomer nurses

Increase in baby boomer patients.


To work as a nurse in the United States, student need to graduate from an

approved nursing school and clear a national licensing examination. License

can be obtained for more than one state by clearing exams, endorsement or

a licensing agreement between states.

Any license related to nursing needs to be renewed regularly through continuing education courses.

What Can You Do With Your Nursing Degree?

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