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Pinehurst, North Carolina RN Programs

Registered Nurse Degree Info

Which schools offer Pinehurst 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 Pinehurst?

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.

Pinehurst, NC RN Programs

More programs in this area

Sandhills Community College
3395 Airport Road
Pinehurst, North Carolina
28374
Central Carolina Community College
1105 Kelly Dr.
Sanford, North Carolina
27330
Richmond Community College
1042 West Hamlet Avenue
Hamlet, North Carolina
28345
Fayetteville Technical Community College
2201 Hull Road
Fayetteville, North Carolina
28303
Fayetteville State University
1200 Murchison Road
Fayetteville, North Carolina
28301
Randolph Community College
629 Industrial Park Ave.
Asheboro, North Carolina
27205
University of North Carolina at Pembroke
1 University Drive
Pembroke, North Carolina
28372
Robeson Community College
5160 Fayetteville Rd.
Lumberton, North Carolina
28360