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Leesburg, Florida RN Programs

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

Which schools offer Leesburg 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 Leesburg?

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

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.

Top RN Schools Near You

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Lake Sumter Community College
9501 U.S. Highway 441
Leesburg, Florida 34788
Central Florida Community College
3001 SW College Rd
Ocala, Florida 34474
Webster College
4414 SW College Road Suite #942
Ocala, Florida 34474
Valencia College
1800 South Kirkman Road
Orlando, Florida 32811
Pasco Hernando Community College
11415 Ponce De Leon Boulevard
Brooksville, Florida 34601
Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences
671 Winyah Drive
Orlando, Florida 32803
Central Florida Community College
3800 S. Lecanto Hwy.
Lecanto, Florida 34461
Seminole State College
100 Weldon Blvd
Sanford, Florida 32773
Herzing College
1595 South Semoran Boulevard #1501
Winter Park, Florida 32792
University of Central Florida
4000 Central Florida Blvd.
Orlando, Florida 32816