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Elmhurst, Illinois RN Programs

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

Which schools offer Elmhurst 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 Elmhurst?

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

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.

Elmhurst, IL RN Programs

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Elmhurst College
190 Prospect Avenue
Elmhurst, Illinois
60126
Triton College
2000 Fifth Ave.
River Grove, Illinois
60171
College of Dupage
425 Fawell Blvd.
Glen Ellyn, Illinois
60137
Concordia University
7400 Augusta St
River Forest, Illinois
60305
Morton College
3801 S. Central Ave
Cicero, Illinois
60804
Oakton Community College
1600 E Golf Rd
Des Plaines, Illinois
60016
Rush University
1653 W. Congress Parkway
Chicago, Illinois
60612
City Colleges of Chicago - Malcolm X College
1900 W. Van Buren
Chicago, Illinois
60612
Morraine Valley Community College
9000 West College Parkway
Palos Hills, Illinois
60465
University of Illinois at Chicago
601 South Morgan Street
Chicago, Illinois
60607
City Colleges of Chicago - Truman College
1145 W. Wilson Ave.
Chicago, Illinois
60640
City Colleges of Chicago- Richard J Daley College
7500 South Pulaski Rd.
Chicago, Illinois
60652
Loyola University
1032 W. Sheridan Rd.
Chicago, Illinois
60660
Harper College
1200 W. Algonquin Road
Palatine, Illinois
60067
Depaul University
1 E. Jackson Blvd.
Chicago, Illinois
60604
Robert Morris College
401 S. State Street
Chicago, Illinois
60605
City Colleges of Chicago - Kennedy - King College
6301 South Halsted Street
Chicago, Illinois
60621
Trinity Christian College
6601 W. College Drive
Palos Heights, Illinois
60463
Saint Xavier University
3700 West 103rd Street
Chicago, Illinois
60655
Lewis University
One University Parkway
Romeoville, Illinois
60446