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Newark, New Jersey RN Programs

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

Which schools offer Newark 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 Newark?

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

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.

Newark, NJ RN Programs

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Seton Hall University
400 South Orange Avenue
South Orange, New Jersey
7079
Essex County College
303 University Ave.
Newark, New Jersey
7102
Rutgers University
123 Washington Street
Newark, New Jersey
7102
Bloomfield College
467 Franklin St.
Bloomfield, New Jersey
7003
Mountainside Hospital
1 Bay Avenue
Montclair, New Jersey
7042
Trinitas Hospital
225 Williamson St.
Elizabeth, New Jersey
7207
Bayonne Medical Center School of Nursing
29th St. & Avenue E.
Bayonne, New Jersey
7002
Christ Hospital
176 Palisade Avenue
Jersey City, New Jersey
7306
Saint Peter's College
2641 John F. Kennedy Boulevard
Jersey City, New Jersey
7306
Fairleigh Dickinson University
285 Madison Avenue
Madison, New Jersey
7940
Felician College
262 South Main St.
Lodi, New Jersey
7644
Passaic County Community College
One College Boulevard
Paterson, New Jersey
7505
JFK Medical Center - Muhlenberg Regional Medical Center
Park Avenue & Randolph Road
North Plainfield, New Jersey
7060
William Paterson University
300 Pompton Road
Wayne, New Jersey
7470
Charles E. Gregory School of Nursing
60 Washington Street
Perth Amboy, New Jersey
8861
Fairleigh Dickinson University
1000 River Road
Teaneck, New Jersey
7666
Holy Name Hospital
718 Teaneck Road
Teaneck, New Jersey
7666
Bergen Community College
400 Paramus Road
Paramus, New Jersey
7652
Englewood Hospital & Medical Center
350 Engle Street
Englewood, New Jersey
7631
County College of Morris
214 Center Grove Road
Randolph, New Jersey
7869