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Mckinney, Texas RN Programs

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

Which schools offer Mckinney 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 Mckinney?

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

More programs in this area

Collin County Community College
2200 W. University Drive
Frisco, Texas 75071
Brookhaven College
3939 Valley View Lane
Dallas, Texas 75244
Texas Woman's University
304 Administration Dr.
Denton, Texas 76204
El Centro College
801 Main St.
Dallas, Texas 75202
Grayson County College
6101 Grayson Drive
Denison, Texas 75020
Concord Career Institute
600 East Lamar Blvd.
Arlington, Texas 76011
North Central Texas College
1525 W. California Street
Gainesville, Texas 76240
University of Texas - Arlington
701 S Nedderman Dr.
Arlington, Texas 76010