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Edgewood, Kentucky RN Programs

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

Which schools offer Edgewood 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 Edgewood?

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

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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Ashland Community & Technical College
1400 College Dr.
Ashland, Kentucky 41101
Berea College
Berea College
Berea, Kentucky 40404
Western Kentucky University
1906 College Heights Blvd.
Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101
Campbellsville University
1 University Drive
Campbellsville, Kentucky 42718
Lincoln Memorial University
1 Trillium Way
Corbin, Kentucky 40701
Thomas More College
333 Thomas More Parkway
Ft Mitchell, Kentucky 41017
Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College
700 College Road
Cumberland, Kentucky 40823
Gateway Community & Technical College
790 Thomas More Parkway
Ft Mitchell, Kentucky 41017
Elizabethtown Community & Technical College
600 College Street Road
Elizabethtown, Kentucky 42701
Beckfield College
16 Spiral Drive
Florence, Kentucky 41042
Kentucky State University
400 East Main Street
Frankfort, Kentucky 40601
Kentucky Christian University
100 Academic Parkway
Grayson, Kentucky 41143
Henderson Community College
2660 S. Green Street
Henderson, Kentucky 42420
Northern Kentucky University
1 Louie B Nunn Drive
Newport, Kentucky 41099
Hopkinsville Community College
720 North Dr.
Hopkinsville, Kentucky 42240
Hazard Community & Technical College
601 Jefferson Ave.
Jackson, Kentucky 41339
Bluegrass Community & Technical College
470 Cooper Drive
Lexington, Kentucky 40506
University of Kentucky
410 Administration Dr.
Lexington, Kentucky 40506
Bellarmine University
2001 Newburg Road
Louisville, Kentucky 40205
Galen College of Nursing
1031 Zorn Avenue, Suite 400
Louisville, Kentucky 40207