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Featured Accredited On-Campus RN Schools

RN programs currently available in Trenton, NJ.
Gwynedd Valley
Make the change to a satisfying professional nursing career with a leading nursing education provider For more than 50 years, the Frances M. Maguire School of Nursing at Gwynedd Mercy University has been a leader in superior nursing education. Our graduates go on to become leaders and innovators, offering excellent patient care and helping drive improvements that lead to better clinical outcomes. 
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Get a hands-on education at Lincoln Technical Institute. Designed for today’s tough job market, our in-depth programs cover many fields including: Health Sciences, Business and Information Technology, Hospitality, Automotive Technology, HVAC Technology and Electrical Systems Technology. Financial Aid is available for those who qualify. Programs vary by campus.
South Plainfield
Take your career to a whole new level with a degree from Everest Institute. Programs available in Accounting, Paralegal, Business Administration and more.
Get started on your career at American Institute. Our specialized, hands-on programs focus on the high-demand careers of health care, business, and computer technology.
Lawrence Township
Fortis Institute can give you the skills you need to train for a career in the healthcare field. * Programs vary by location * Please contact each individual campus for accreditation information

Featured Accredited Online RN Schools

An accredited online university, Capella University offers bachelor’s, master’s/MBA, doctoral, and certificate programs designed to take you to the forefront of your profession. Our competency-based curriculum delivers foundational knowledge and real-world skills, so what you’re learning is immediately applicable to your career. We serve more than 36,000 students from the U.S. and around the world and offer more than 140 graduate and undergraduate specializations and 20 certificate programs.
Grantham University's 100% accredited online degrees are convenient, portable and designed so you can fit education into your life instead of arranging life around your education. 
Pursue your education online with The College Network and learn how convenient and affordable earning your degree can be.
As the largest private university in North America, University of Phoenix has locations nationwide, and is available online in most countries around the world. Whether you're seeking a college degree at an associate's, bachelor's, master's, or doctoral level, we can help you reach your academic goal and sooner than you might think.
Take your career to new heights with Colorado Tech ! Since 1965, Colorado Technical University has helped thousands of students achieve success in business, management and technology careers. Learn more today.
Earn your degree online with Grand Canyon University. We offer approximately 100 bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degree programs that can be completed 100% online. Degree programs are available in the fields of education, nursing and health sciences, business, fine arts and production, and liberal arts.
As an evangelical Christian university of The Wesleyan Church, Oklahoma Wesleyan University models a way of thought, a way of life, and a way of faith. It is a place of serious study, honest questions, and critical engagement, all in the context of a liberal arts community that honors the Primacy of Jesus Christ, the Priority of Scripture, the Pursuit of Truth, and the Practice of Wisdom.
Take a new step in your education with Chamberlain College of Nursing. We offer associate, bachelor, and master's degree programs in nursing, plus a doctorate in nursing practice.
An accredited online university, Capella University offers bachelor’s, master’s/MBA, doctoral, and certificate programs designed to take you to the forefront of your profession. Our competency-based curriculum delivers foundational knowledge and real-world skills, so what you’re learning is immediately applicable to your career. We serve more than 36,000 students from the U.S. and around the world and offer more than 140 graduate and undergraduate specializations and 20 certificate programs.
Grantham University's 100% accredited online degrees are convenient, portable and designed so you can fit education into your life instead of arranging life around your education. 
Pursue your education online with The College Network and learn how convenient and affordable earning your degree can be.
As the largest private university in North America, University of Phoenix has locations nationwide, and is available online in most countries around the world. Whether you're seeking a college degree at an associate's, bachelor's, master's, or doctoral level, we can help you reach your academic goal and sooner than you might think.
Take your career to new heights with Colorado Tech ! Since 1965, Colorado Technical University has helped thousands of students achieve success in business, management and technology careers. Learn more today.
Earn your degree online with Grand Canyon University. We offer approximately 100 bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degree programs that can be completed 100% online. Degree programs are available in the fields of education, nursing and health sciences, business, fine arts and production, and liberal arts.
As an evangelical Christian university of The Wesleyan Church, Oklahoma Wesleyan University models a way of thought, a way of life, and a way of faith. It is a place of serious study, honest questions, and critical engagement, all in the context of a liberal arts community that honors the Primacy of Jesus Christ, the Priority of Scripture, the Pursuit of Truth, and the Practice of Wisdom.
Take a new step in your education with Chamberlain College of Nursing. We offer associate, bachelor, and master's degree programs in nursing, plus a doctorate in nursing practice.
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Registered Nurse Degree Info

Which schools offer Trenton 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 Trenton?

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.

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St Francis Medical Center
601 Hamilton Ave.
Trenton, New Jersey
8629
St. Francis Medical Center
25 McWilliams Pl
Trenton, New Jersey
8629
Capital Health Systems - Mercer Campus
446 Bellevue Avenue
Trenton, New Jersey
8618
Mercer County Community College
102 N. Broad Street
Trenton, New Jersey
8608
The College of New Jersey
2000 Pennington Road
Trenton, New Jersey
8628
Middlesex County College - UMDNJ
2600 Woodbridge Avenue
Edison, New Jersey
8818
Somerset County Technical Institute
118 Lamington Road
Somerville, New Jersey
8876
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Road
Somerville, New Jersey
8876
Burlington County College
601 Pemberton Browns Mills Road
Pemberton, New Jersey
8068
JFK Medical Center - Muhlenberg Regional Medical Center
Park Avenue & Randolph Road
North Plainfield, New Jersey
7060
Charles E. Gregory School of Nursing
60 Washington Street
Perth Amboy, New Jersey
8861
Ocean County College
P.O. Box 2001
Toms River, New Jersey
8754
Rutgers the State University
303 Cooper Street
Camden, New Jersey
8102
Brookdale Community College
765 Newman Springs Road
Lincroft, New Jersey
7738
Our Lady of Lourdes Health Systems
1600 Haddon Avenue
Camden, New Jersey
8103
Trinitas Hospital
225 Williamson St.
Elizabeth, New Jersey
7207
Warren County College
475 Route 57 West
Washington, New Jersey
7882
Fairleigh Dickinson University
285 Madison Avenue
Madison, New Jersey
7940
County College of Morris
214 Center Grove Road
Randolph, New Jersey
7869
Seton Hall University
400 South Orange Avenue
South Orange, New Jersey
7079