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Butler, Pennsylvania RN Programs

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

Which schools offer Butler 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 Butler?

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

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.

More programs in this area

Butler County Community College
107 College Drive
Butler, Pennsylvania 16002
Citizens School of Nursing
651 4th Avenue
New Kensington, Pennsylvania 15068
Laroche College
9000 Babcock Boulevard
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15237
Community College of Beaver County
1 Campus Drive
Monaca, Pennsylvania 15061
Jameson Memorial Hospital
1211 Wilmington Road
New Castle, Pennsylvania 16105
Sewickley Valley Hospital
720 Blackburn Road
Sewickley, Pennsylvania 15143
St. Margaret Memorial Hospital
815 Freeport Road
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15215
Western Pennsylvania Hospital
4800 Friendship Avenue
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15224
UPMC Shadyside Hospital
5230 Centre Ave.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15232
Ohio Valley General Hospital
25 Heckel Road
McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania 15136
Robert Morris University
6001 University Blvd.
Coraopolis, Pennsylvania 15108
Carlow College
3333 Fifth Ave.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213
UPMC Mercy
1400 Locust Street
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219
Duquesne University
600 Forbes Ave.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15282
University of Pittsburgh
3500 Victoria Street
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261
Community College of Allegheny County
595 Beatty Road
Monroeville, Pennsylvania 15146
Sharon Regional Health System
740 East State Street
Sharon, Pennsylvania 16146
Clarion University of Pennsylvania
W First St.
Oil City, Pennsylvania 16301