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Old Westbury, New York RN Programs

Get your RN degree in Old Westbury, NY - online & campus-based options available.
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Registered Nurse Degree Info

Which schools offer Old Westbury 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 Old Westbury?

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.

Old Westbury, NY RN Programs

More programs in this area

New York Institute of Technology
Northern Blvd and Valentines Lane
Old Westbury, New York 11568
Long Island University
700 Northern Boulevard
Greenvale, New York 11548
Molloy College
1000 Hempstead Avenue
Rockville Centre, New York 11571
Adelphi University
1 South Ave.
Garden City, New York 11530
Nassau Community College
One Education Drive
Garden City, New York 11530
Queensborough Community College
222-05 56th Avenue
Oakland Gardens, New York 11364
Farmingdale State College
2350 Broadhollow Rd.
Farmingdale, New York 11735
College of New Rochelle
29 Castle Place
New Rochelle, New York 10805
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing
53 Valentine Street
Mount Vernon, New York 10550
Lehman College
250 Bedford Park Boulevard West
Bronx, New York 10468
Bronx Community College
2155 University Avenue
Bronx, New York 10453
Hostos Community College
500 Grand Concourse
Bronx, New York 10451
Helene Fuld College of Nursing
24 East 120th Street
New York, New York 10035
College of Mt St Vincent
6301 Riverdale Avenue
Bronx, New York 10471
La Guardia Community College
31-10 Thomson Avenue
Long Island City, New York 11101
Cochran School of Nursing
967 North Broadway
Yonkers, New York 10701
Columbia University
116th Street and Broadway
New York, New York 10027
Suffolk County Community College
Crooked Hill Road
Brentwood, New York 11717
Hunter College of CUNY
695 Park Ave.
New York, New York 10065
SUNY Downstate Medical Center
450 Clarkson Ave
Brooklyn, New York 11203