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Puyallup, Washington RN Programs

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

Which schools offer Puyallup 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 Puyallup?

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

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

Pierce College
1601 39th Avenue SE
Puyallup, Washington 98374
Tacoma Community College
6501 South 19th Street
Tacoma, Washington 98466
Pacific Lutheran University
12180 Park Avenue S.
Tacoma, Washington 98447
Highline College
2400 S. 240th St.
Seattle, Washington 98198
Renton Technical College
3000 NE Fourth Street
Renton, Washington 98056
Seattle University
901 12th Avenue
Seattle, Washington 98122
Seattle Central Community College
1701 Broadway
Seattle, Washington 98122
Olympic College
1600 Chester Avenue
Bremerton, Washington 98337
Bellevue College
3000 Landerholm Circle SE
Bellevue, Washington 98007
Seattle Pacific University
3307 3rd Ave West
Seattle, Washington 98119
North Seattle Community College
9600 College Way North
Seattle, Washington 98103
Northwest College
5520 108th Avenue NE
Kirkland, Washington 98033
South Puget Sound Community College
2011 Mottman Road SW
Olympia, Washington 98512
Lake Washington Technical College
11605 132nd Avenue NE
Kirkland, Washington 98034
Shoreline Community College
16101 Greenwood Avenue North
Seattle, Washington 98133
Centralia College
600 Centralia College Blvd.
Centralia, Washington 98531