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Troy, New York RN Programs

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

Which schools offer Troy 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 Troy?

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.

Troy, NY RN Programs

More programs in this area

The Sage Colleges
65 1st St.
Troy, New York
12180
Hudson Valley Community College
80 Vandenburgh Ave.
Troy, New York
12180
Samaritan Hospital
2215 Burdett Avenue
Troy, New York
12180
Memorial Hospital
600 Northern Boulevard
Albany, New York
12204
Maria College
700 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, New York
12208
Excelsior College
7 Columbia Circle
Albany, New York
12203
Ellis Hospital
1101 Nott Street
Schenectady, New York
12308
Columbia-Greene Community College
4400 Route 23
Hudson, New York
12534