Registered nurses (RNs) treat, educate and counsel patients in hospitals, homes and anywhere nursing care is needed. An array of career opportunities, including leadership and community nursing, are available to RNs who hold a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree.
The Institute of Medicine has published a ground-breaking report that calls for an 80-percent increase in the number of nurses with baccalaureate degrees by 2020. The Future of Nursing report also recommends RNs should be free of scope-of-practice barriers and play a key role in the re-shaping of the U.S. health care system. What does this mean to you? Enormous career opportunities.
In order to become a registered nurse (RN), you must graduate from an approved nursing program and pass the NCLEX-RN exam. Entry-level positions for registered nurses include:
We are proud of the success of our graduates on attaining licensure and moving into the profession of nursing as baccalaureate prepared nurses. To see test results for our graduates, click here.
If you would like more information on nursing careers or programs, please call us toll-free at 1-877-303-6060 or contact college admissions. You may also consider registering for an informational nursing seminar.
Globe University is accredited by Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award doctoral degrees, master’s degrees, bachelor of fine arts degrees, bachelor of science degrees, associate in applied science degrees and diplomas.
Working collaboratively with fellow Globe Education Network member Minnesota School of Business, the university offers college degree programs online and on campus in locations in the Minneapolis-St. Paul region (the IDS Center, Blaine, Brooklyn Center, Plymouth, Richfield, Elk River, Lakeville and Woodbury), Rochester, Shakopee, St. Cloud and Moorhead, Minnesota (MN); Appleton, Green Bay, Wausau, Eau Claire, La Crosse, Middleton and Madison, Wisconsin (WI); and Sioux Falls, South Dakota (SD). Our online program is world-wide, and our campuses serve students from Upper Midwest communities including Fargo, North Dakota (ND) and Bloomington, Eagan, White Bear Lake, Coon Rapids, Eden Prairie, Burnsville, Roseville, Maplewood, Minnetonka and Maple Grove, MN.