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Northfield, Minnesota RN Programs

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

Which schools offer Northfield 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 Northfield?

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

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.

Northfield, MN RN Programs

More programs in this area

Gustavus Adolphus / St Olaf
1520 St. Olaf Avenue
Northfield, Minnesota 55057
Normandale Community College
9700 France Avenue South
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55431
Inver Hills - Century Colleges
2500 East 80th Street
Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota 55076
Minnesota School of Business Globe College
1401 West 76th St.
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55423
College of St Catherine
2004 Randolph Ave.
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55105
College of St. Catherine
601 25th Ave. S.
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454
University of Minnesota
80 Church St. SE
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455
Minneapolis Community & Technical College
1501 Hennepin Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55403
Crown College
8700 College View Drive
Saint Bonifacius, Minnesota 55375
Rochester Community & Technical College
851 30th Ave SE
Rochester, Minnesota 55904