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Newburgh, New York RN Programs

Registered Nurse Degree Info

Which schools offer Newburgh 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 Newburgh?

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

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.

Newburgh, NY RN Programs

More programs in this area

Mount Saint Mary's College
330 Powell Avenue
Newburgh, New York
Dutchess Community College
53 Pendell Road
Poughkeepsie, New York
Orange County Community College
115 South Street
Middletown, New York
Ulster County Community College
491 Cottekill Road
Stone Ridge, New York
Rockland Community College
145 College Road
Suffern, New York
Pace University
861 Bedford Rd.
Pleasantville, New York
Dominican College
480 Western Hwy
Orangeburg, New York
Westchester Community College
75 Grasslands Road
Valhalla, New York
Sullivan County Community College
112 College Road
Loch Sheldrake, New York
Cochran School of Nursing
967 North Broadway
Yonkers, New York