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Omaha, Nebraska RN Programs

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

Which schools offer Omaha 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 Omaha?

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

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

More programs in this area

Creighton University
2500 California Plaza
Omaha, Nebraska 68178
Metropolitan Community College
P.O. Box 3777
Omaha, Nebraska 68103
University of Nebraska Medical Center
60th & Dodge Street
Omaha, Nebraska 68182
Methodist College of Nursing
720 N 87th Street
Omaha, Nebraska 68114
College of St Mary
7000 Mercy Road
Omaha, Nebraska 68106
Clarkson College
101 S. 42 Street
Omaha, Nebraska 68131
Midland Lutheran College
900 North Clarkson
Fremont, Nebraska 68025
Southeast Community College
8800 O Street
Lincoln, Nebraska 68520
Bryan LGH College of Health Sciences
5035 Everett Street
Lincoln, Nebraska 68506
Union College
3800 South 48th Street
Lincoln, Nebraska 68506