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West Barnstable, Massachusetts RN Programs

Get your RN degree in West Barnstable, MA - online & campus-based options available.
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Registered Nurse Degree Info

Which schools offer West Barnstable 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 West Barnstable?

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

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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Cape Cod Community College
2240 Iyannough Road
West Barnstable, Massachusetts 2668
University of Massachusetts
285 Old Westport Road
North Dartmouth, Massachusetts 2747
Bristol Community College
777 Elsbree Street
Fall River, Massachusetts 2720
Brockton Hospital
680 Center St.
Brockton, Massachusetts 2302
Massasoit Community College
One Massasoit Blvd.
Brockton, Massachusetts 2302
Quincy College
24 Saville Avenue
Quincy, Massachusetts 2169
Curry College
1071 Blue Hill Ave.
Milton, Massachusetts 2186