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Tempe, Arizona RN Programs

Get your RN degree in Tempe, AZ - online & campus-based options available.
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Registered Nurse Degree Info

Which schools offer Tempe RN Programs?

RN programs (both campus-based & online RN courses) are medical training programs offered by universities, vocational or technical schools, and community or junior colleges. Some hospitals even offer registered nursing training as an RN diploma.

How do I become an licensed RN?

Each state sets its own RN requirements. In order to earn your RN license, you must pass the NCLEX® examination. The NCLEX® is a comprehensive nursing exam that can only be taken by graduates of a nursing program approved by your state's board of nursing.

Do I need to complete an LPN program before I go to college to get an RN Degree?

No you don't need to complete LPN training before you can get your RN license. An accredited RN Associate Degree program takes 2 years. You can earn your RN Diploma in 3 years. (BSN - 4 years, RN to BSN can be 2-3 years)

Free Nursing School in Tempe?

The education necessary to become an RN is valuable, and registered nurses make really good money in Arizona. However, students can lower the cost of RN school with financial aid. There are numerous grants and nursing school scholarships in Arizona. They might not make your RN degree free but it can at least be more affordable.

Contact one of the accredited nursing schools listed here to get information about the financial aid you qualify for. Find out more about online nursing schools in Arizona.

RN Job Description

Registered nurses (RNs), regardless of specialty or work setting, treat patients, educate patients and the public about various medical conditions, and provide advice and emotional support to patients' family members. RNs record patients' medical histories and symptoms, help perform diagnostic tests and analyze results, operate medical machinery, administer treatment and medications, and help with patient follow-up and rehabilitation.

On-Campus & Online RN Schools

More programs in this area

Arizona State University
1151 Forest Ave & E University Dr.
Tempe, Arizona 85281
Rio Salado College
2323 West 14th Street
Tempe, Arizona 85281
Pima Medical Institute
957 S. Dobson Road
Mesa, Arizona 85202
Mesa Community College
1833 West Southern Avenue
Mesa, Arizona 85202
University of Phoenix
3201 E Elwood St.
Phoenix, Arizona 85034
MCCDNP Gateway Community College
108 North 40th Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85034
Scottsdale Community College
9000 East Chaparral Road
Scottsdale, Arizona 85256
Arizona State University
411 N. Central Avenue
Phoenix, Arizona 85004
MCCDNP Phoenix College
1202 West Thomas Road
Phoenix, Arizona 85013
International Institute of the Americas
6049 N 43rd Ave
Phoenix, Arizona 85019
Baptist Health System
2000 W. Bethany Home Rd.
Phoenix, Arizona 85015
Grand Canyon University
3300 W. Camelback Road
Phoenix, Arizona 85017
Apollo College
2701 W. Bethany Home Road
Phoenix, Arizona 85017
MCCDNP Chandler - Gilbert
7360 East Tahoe Avenue
Mesa, Arizona 85212
MCCDNP Paradise Valley Community College
18401 North 32nd Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85032
MCCDNP Glendale Community College
6000 West Olive Ave, Glendale
Glendale, Arizona 85302
Estrella Mountain Community College
3000 North Dysart Road
Avondale, Arizona 85392
Banner Boswell
10484 W. Thunderbird Blvd.
Sun City, Arizona 85351
Central Arizona College
8470 N. Overfield Road
Coolidge, Arizona 85128