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Hillsboro, Missouri RN Programs

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

Which schools offer Hillsboro 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 Hillsboro?

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

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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Jefferson College
1000 Viking Drive
Hillsboro, Missouri 63050
St Louis Community College
11333 Big Bend Road
Saint Louis, Missouri 63122
East Central College
1964 Prairie Dell Rd.
Union, Missouri 63084
Maryville University-St. Louis
650 Maryville University Drive
Saint Louis, Missouri 63141
Mineral Area College
5270 Flat River Road
Park Hills, Missouri 63601
Lutheran School of Nursing
3547 S.jefferson Avenue
Saint Louis, Missouri 63118
St Louis Community College
5600 Oakland Ave.
Saint Louis, Missouri 63110
Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College
4483 Duncan Ave.
Saint Louis, Missouri 63110
Chamberlain College of Nursing
11830 Westline Industrial Drive Suite 106
Saint Louis, Missouri 63146
St Louis University
221 N. Grand Blvd.
Saint Louis, Missouri 63103
University of Missouri-St. Louis
One University Blvd.
Saint Louis, Missouri 63121
Sanford Brown College
100 Richmond Center Boulevard
Saint Peters, Missouri 63376
St Charles Community College
4601 Mid Rivers Mall Dr
Saint Peters, Missouri 63376
St Louis Community College
3400 Pershall Rd.
Saint Louis, Missouri 63135