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Bossier, Louisiana RN Programs

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

Which schools offer Bossier 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 Bossier?

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

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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Louisiana Technical College
8100 Hwy 71 South
Alexandria, Louisiana 71302
Baton Rouge General Medical Center
8595 Picardy Avenue # 100
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70809
Our Lady of the Lake College
7434 Perkins Road
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70808
Southern University School of Nursing
564 Laurel Street
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70801
Bossier Parish Community College
6220 East Texas Street
Bossier City, Louisiana 71111
Louisiana State University
2048 Johnson Hwy
Eunice, Louisiana 70535
Grambling State University
403 Main Street
Grambling, Louisiana 71245
Southeastern Louisiana University
SLU 10720
Hammond, Louisiana 70402
Louisiana Technical College
475 Manhattan Blvd.
Harvey, Louisiana 70058
The University of Louisiana at Lafayette
600 East Saint Mary Boulevard
Lafayette, Louisiana 70503
McNeese State University
4205 Ryan Street
Lake Charles, Louisiana 70609
The University of Louisiana at Monroe
700 University Ave.
Monroe, Louisiana 71209
Northwestern State University
715 University Parkway
Natchitoches, Louisiana 71497
Charity Delgado College
450 S. Claiborne Avenue
New Orleans, Louisiana 70112
Dillard University
2601 Gentilly Boulevard
New Orleans, Louisiana 70122
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
1900 Gravier Street
New Orleans, Louisiana 70112
Our Lady of Holy Cross College
4123 Woodland Drive
New Orleans, Louisiana 70131
William Carey College
4103 Chef Mentuer Hwy
New Orleans, Louisiana 70126
Louisiana College
1140 College Drive
Pineville, Louisiana 71360
Louisiana Tech University
305 Wisteria Street
Ruston, Louisiana 71272