RN Programs in West Barnstable, Massachusetts

Get your RN degree in West Barnstable, Massachusetts - online & campus-based options available.

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Registered Nurse Degree Info

Which schools offer West Barnstable 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 West Barnstable?

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

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 West Barnstable, Massachusetts

University of Massachusetts

  • 285 Old Westport Road North Dartmouth, MA 02747
    Programs: BSN, Nursing PhD, RN, RN to BSN
    (508) 999-8000

Bristol Community College

  • 777 Elsbree Street Fall River, MA 02720
    Programs: ADN, CNA, Health Information Management-Associate, Medical Assistant, RN
    (508) 678-2811

Massasoit Community College

  • One Massasoit Blvd. Brockton, MA 02302
    Programs: ADN, Medical Assistant, Radiography, RN
    (508) 588-9100

Brockton Hospital

  • 680 Center St. Brockton, MA 02302
    Programs: ADN, RN
    (508) 941-7000

Quincy College

  • 24 Saville Avenue Quincy, MA 02169
    Programs: ADN, LPN, RN
    (617) 984-1700

Curry College

  • 1071 Blue Hill Ave. Milton, MA 02186
    Programs: Accelerated BSN, BSN, Clinical Nurse Leader, LPN to BSN, MSN, RN, RN to BSN
    (617) 333-0500

Laboure College

  • 2120 Dorchester Avenue Dorchester, MA 02124
    Programs: ADN, Health Information Management-Associate, RN, RN to BSN
    (617) 296-8300

University of Massachusetts

  • 100 Morrissey Blvd. Boston, MA 02125
    Programs: Accelerated BSN, BSN, DNP, MSN, Nursing PhD, RN, RN to BSN
    (617) 287-5000

Roxbury Community College

Simmons College

  • 300 The Fenway Boston, MA 02115
    Programs: Accelerated BSN, Accelerated MSN, BSN, DNP, LPN to BSN, MSN, Nursing PhD, RN, RN to BSN, RN to MSN
    (617) 521-2000

Northeastern University

  • 360 Huntington Ave. Boston, MA 02115
    Programs: Accelerated MSN, BSN, BSN to DNP, MSN, Nurse Anesthetist, Nursing Administration, Nursing PhD, Physician Assistant, Psych Nursing - Certificate, Psychiatric Nursing, Public Health Nursing, RN, RN to BSN, RN to MSN
    (617) 373-2000

Massachusetts General Hospital

  • 55 Fruit Street Boston, MA 02114
    Programs: BSN, DNP, RN
    (617) 726-2000

MGH Institute of Health Professions

  • 36 First Avenue Boston, MA 02129
    Programs: Accelerated BSN, Accelerated MSN, BSN to DNP, MSN, Radiography, RN, RN to MSN
    (617) 726-2947

Bunker Hill Community College

  • 250 New Rutherford Avenue Charleston, MA 02129
    Programs: ADN, RN
    (617) 228-2000

Boston College

  • 140 Commonwealth Avenue Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
    Programs: Accelerated MSN, BSN, Family Nurse Practitioner, MSN, Nurse Anesthetist, Nursing PhD, Pediatric Nursing, Psychiatric Nursing, Public Health Nursing, RN, RN to MSN
    (617) 552-8000

Lawrence Memorial / Regis College Nursing Program

  • 170 Governors Avenue Medford, MA 02155
    Programs: ADN, Radiography, RN
    (781) 306-6600

Salem State University

  • 352 Lafayette Street Salem, MA 01970
    Programs: Accelerated MSN, BSN, LPN to BSN, MSN, Nuclear Medicine Tech, RN, RN to BSN, RN to MSN
    (978) 542-6000

Endicott College

  • 376 Hale Street Beverly, MA 01915
    Programs: BSN, MSN, RN, RN to BSN
    (978) 927-0585

Regis College

  • 235 Wellesley Street Weston, MA 02493
    Programs: Accelerated MSN, BSN, DNP, MSN, Nuclear Medicine Tech, RN, RN to MSN
    (781) 768-7000

North Shore Community College

  • 1 Ferncroft Road Danvers, MA 01923
    Programs: ADN, CNA, LPN, Medical Assistant, Radiography, RN
    (978) 762-4000

Massachusetts Bay Community College

  • 19 Flagg Drive Framingham, MA 01702
    Programs: ADN, LPN, Radiography, RN
    (508) 270-4000

Middlesex Community College

  • 33 Kearney Square Lowell, MA 01852
    Programs: ADN, Medical Assistant, RN

University of Massachusetts

  • 883 Broadway Street Lowell, MA 01854
    Programs: BSN, DNP, MSN, Nursing PhD, RN, RN to BSN, RN to MSN
    (978) 934-4000

Northern Essex Community College

  • 100 Elliott Street Lawrence, MA 01830
    Programs: ADN, LPN, Medical Assistant, Radiography, RN
    (978) 556-3000

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences

  • 19 Foster Street Worcester, MA 01608
    Programs: Accelerated BSN, BSN, RN, RN to MSN
    (508) 890-8855

University of Massachusetts – Worcester

  • 365 Plantation Street Worcester, MA 01605
    Programs: Accelerated MSN, DNP, MSN, Nuclear Medicine Tech, Nursing PhD, Radiation Therapy, RN, RN to MSN
    (508) 334-1000

Becker College

  • 61 Sever Street Worcester, MA 01609
    Programs: ADN, RN, RN to BSN
    (877) 523-2537

Quinsigamond Community College

  • 670 West Boylston Street Worcester, MA 01606
    Programs: ADN, LPN, Medical Assistant, Radiography, RN
    (508) 853-2300

Atlantic Union College

Worcester State College

  • 486 Chandler Street Worcester, MA 01602
    Programs: Accelerated MSN, BSN, MSN, RN, RN to BSN, RN to MSN
    (508) 929-8000

Anna Maria College

  • 50 Sunset Lane Paxton, MA 01612
    Programs: ADN, BSN, Pre-Nursing Studies, RN, RN to BSN

Fitchburg State College

  • 160 Pearl St. Fitchburg, MA 01420
    Programs: BSN, RN, RN to BSN
    (978) 345-2151