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Lexington, North Carolina RN Programs

Registered Nurse Degree Info

Which schools offer Lexington 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 Lexington?

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

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.

Lexington, NC RN Programs

More programs in this area

Davidson County Community College
20 East 1st Street
Lexington, North Carolina
27292
Rowan-Cabarrus Community College
1333 Jake Alexander Blvd., South
Salisbury, North Carolina
28146
Winston-Salem State University
601 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive
Winston Salem, North Carolina
27110
Forsyth Technical Community College
2100 Silas Creek Parkway
Winston Salem, North Carolina
27103
Guilford Technical Community College
601 High Point Road
Jamestown, North Carolina
27282
Randolph Community College
629 Industrial Park Ave.
Asheboro, North Carolina
27205
NC Agricultural & Technical State University
1601 E Market St.
Greensboro, North Carolina
27411
Stanly Community College
141 College Drive
Albemarle, North Carolina
28001
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
1000 Spring Garden Street
Greensboro, North Carolina
27412
Cabarrus College of Health Sciences
401 Medical Park Dr.
Concord, North Carolina
28025
Mitchell Community College
500 West Broad Street
Statesville, North Carolina
28677
University of North Carolina
9201 University City Blvd.
Charlotte, North Carolina
28223
Central Piedmont Community College
1201 Elizabeth Avenue
Charlotte, North Carolina
28204
Presbyterian Healthcare System
200 Hawthorne Lane
Charlotte, North Carolina
28204
Mercy School of Nursing
2001 Vail Ave.
Charlotte, North Carolina
28207
Carolinas College of Health Sciences
1200 Blythe Boulevard
Charlotte, North Carolina
28203