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Farmers Branch, Texas RN Programs

Get your RN degree in Farmers Branch, TX - online & campus-based options available.
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Registered Nurse Degree Info

Which schools offer Farmers Branch 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 Farmers Branch?

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

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

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Cisco Junior College
717 E. Industrial Blvd
Abilene, Texas 79602
Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing
2149 Hickory Street
Abilene, Texas 79601
Alvin Community College
3110 Mustang Rd.
Alvin, Texas 77511
Amarillo College
24th and Jackson
Amarillo, Texas 79109
Concord Career Institute
600 East Lamar Blvd.
Arlington, Texas 76011
University of Texas - Arlington
701 S Nedderman Dr.
Arlington, Texas 76010
Austin Community College
3401 Webberville Road
Austin, Texas 78702
University of Texas at Austin
1 University Station
Austin, Texas 78712
Lee College
200 Lee Drive
Baytown, Texas 77520
Lamar University
4400 MLK Blvd.
Beaumont, Texas 77710
University of Mary Hardin-Baylor
900 College Street
Belton, Texas 76513
Howard College
1001 Birdwell Lane
Big Spring, Texas 79720
University of Texas
80 Fort Brown
Brownsville, Texas 78520
Blinn College
2423 Blinn Blvd.
Bryan, Texas 77805
West Texas A&M University
2403 Russell Long Blvd.
Canyon, Texas 79015
Panola College
1109 W. Panola
Carthage, Texas 75633
Hill College
2112 Mayfield Pkwy
Cleburne, Texas 76033
Lone Star College
3200 College Park Drive
Conroe, Texas 77384
Del Mar College
101 Baldwin Blvd.
Corpus Christi, Texas 78404
Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi
6300 Ocean Drive
Corpus Christi, Texas 78412