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Madison, Wisconsin RN Programs

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

Which schools offer Madison 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 Madison?

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

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.

Madison, WI RN Programs

More programs in this area

Edgewood College
1000 Edgewood College Drive
Madison, Wisconsin
53711
University of Wisconsin-Madison
3550 Anderson St.
Madison, Wisconsin
53704
Herzing University
5218 East Terrace Dr.
Madison, Wisconsin
53718
Blackhawk Technical College
6004 S County Road G
Janesville, Wisconsin
53546
Maranatha Baptist Bible College
745 West Main Street
Watertown, Wisconsin
53094
Moraine Park Technical College
700 Gould Street
Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
53916