RN Programs in Kahului, Hawaii

Get your RN degree in Kahului, Hawaii - online & campus-based options available.

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Registered Nurse Degree Info

Which schools offer Kahului 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 licensure 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 nursing programs 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 degrees can be 2-3 years).

Are There Free Nursing Schools in Kahului?

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

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.

RN Schools Near You & Online Near Kahului, Hawaii

Kapiolani Community College

  • 4303 Diamond Head Rd. Honolulu, HI 96816
    Programs: ADN, CNA, LPN, Medical Assistant, RN
    (808) 734-9000

Hawaii Pacific University

  • 1164 Bishop Street Honolulu, HI 96813
    Programs: BSN, Family Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner - certificate, Public Health Nursing, RN, RN to BSN, RN to MSN
    (808) 544-0200

University of Phoenix

  • 745 Fort Street Suite 2000 Honolulu, HI 96813
    Programs: BSN, RN
    (808) 536-2686

University of Hawaii

  • 874 Dillingham Blvd. Honolulu, HI 96817
    Programs: BSN, Radiography, RN, RN to BSN
    (808) 845-9211