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Riverdale, New York RN Programs

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

Which schools offer Riverdale 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 Riverdale?

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.

Riverdale, NY RN Programs

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Excelsior College
7 Columbia Circle
Albany, New York
12203
Maria College
700 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, New York
12208
Memorial Hospital
600 Northern Boulevard
Albany, New York
12204
SUNY College of Technology
10 Upper College Drive
Alfred, New York
14802
Cayuga County Community College
197 Franklin Street
Auburn, New York
13021
Genesee Community College
One College Rd.
Batavia, New York
14020
Queensborough Community College
222-05 56th Avenue
Oakland Gardens, New York
11364
Binghamton University
4400 Vestal Parkway East
Binghamton, New York
13902
Broome Community College
P.O. Box 1017
Binghamton, New York
13902
Suffolk County Community College
Crooked Hill Road
Brentwood, New York
11717
SUC at Brockport
350 New Campus Dr.
Brockport, New York
14420
Bronx Community College
2155 University Avenue
Bronx, New York
10453
Hostos Community College
500 Grand Concourse
Bronx, New York
10451
Lehman College
250 Bedford Park Boulevard West
Bronx, New York
10468
Kingsborough Community College
2001 Oriental Blvd.
Brooklyn, New York
11235
Long Island College Hospital
339 Hicks Street
Brooklyn, New York
11201
Long Island University
1 University Plaza
Brooklyn, New York
11201
Medgar Evers College of CUNY
1650 Bedford Ave.
Brooklyn, New York
11225
New York City Technical College
300 Jay Street
Brooklyn, New York
11201
SUNY Downstate Medical Center
450 Clarkson Ave
Brooklyn, New York
11203