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Lake Worth, Florida RN Programs

Get your RN degree in Lake Worth, FL - online & campus-based options available.
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Registered Nurse Degree Info

Which schools offer Lake Worth 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 Lake Worth?

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

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.

On-Campus & Online RN Schools

More programs in this area

South University
9801 Belvedere Road
West Palm Beach, Florida 33411
Palm Beach Community College - Belle Glade
1977 College Drive
Belle Glade, Florida 33430
Palm Beach State College
4200 Congress Ave
Lake Worth, Florida 33461
Palm Beach Atlantic University
901 S Flagler Dr.
West Palm Beach, Florida 33401
Florida Atlantic University
777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, Florida 33431
City College
2000 W. Commercial Boulevard, Suite 200
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309
Broward Community College
111 East Olas Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301
Nova Southeastern University
3301 College Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33314