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Dayton, Ohio RN Programs

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

Which schools offer Dayton 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 Dayton?

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

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.

Top RN Schools Near You

More programs in this area

Wright State University
3640 Colonel Glenn Highway
Dayton, Ohio 45435
Sinclair Community College
444 W. Third Street
Dayton, Ohio 45402
Kettering College
3737 Southern Blvd.
Dayton, Ohio 45429
Fortis College
555 E. Alex Bell Road
Dayton, Ohio 45459
Cedarville University
251 N. Main St.
Cedarville, Ohio 45314
Miami University
1601 University Blvd.
Hamilton, Ohio 45011
Clark State Community College
570 East Leffel Lane
Springfield, Ohio 45505
The Community Hospital School of Nursing
2615 E. High St.
Springfield, Ohio 45505
Edison State Community College
1973 Edison Drive
Piqua, Ohio 45356
Hondros College
4605 Duke Drive
Mason, Ohio 45040