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Chula Vista, California RN Programs

Get your RN degree in Chula Vista, CA - online & campus-based options available.
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Registered Nurse Degree Info

Which schools offer Chula Vista 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 Chula Vista?

The education necessary to become an RN is valuable, and registered nurses make really good money in California. However, students can lower the cost of RN school with financial aid. There are numerous grants and nursing school scholarships in California. 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 California.

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.

Chula Vista, CA RN Programs

More programs in this area

Grossmont College
8800 Grossmont College Drive
El Cajon, California 92020
California State University at San Marcos
333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Road
San Marcos, California 92096
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, California 92182
Kaplan College
9055 Balboa Avenue
San Diego, California 92123
Palomar College
1140 West Mission Road
San Marcos, California 92069
University of San Diego
5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, California 92110
San Diego City College
1313 Park Blvd
San Diego, California 92101
Southwestern College
900 Otay Lakes Road
Chula Vista, California 91910
Point Loma Nazarene University
3900 Lomaland Drive
San Diego, California 92106