RN Programs in Waukesha, Wisconsin

Get your RN degree in Waukesha, Wisconsin - online & campus-based options available.

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Registered Nurse Degree Info

Which schools offer Waukesha 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 Waukesha?

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.

RN Schools Near You & Online Near Waukesha, Wisconsin

Waukesha County Technical College

  • 800 Main Street Pewaukee, WI 53072
    Programs: ADN, CNA, EMT Paramedic, Health Information Management-Associate, LPN, Medical Assistant, RN
    (262) 691-5566

Columbia College – Mount Mary College

  • 2900 North Menomonee River Parkway Milwaukee, WI 53222
    Programs: BSN, RN, RN to BSN
    (414) 258-4810

University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee

  • 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Milwaukee, WI 53201
    Programs: Accelerated MSN, BSN, Nursing PhD, RN, RN to BSN, RN to MSN
    (414) 229-1122

Marquette University

  • 1250 W. Wisconsin Ave. Milwaukee, WI 53233
    Programs: Accelerated MSN, BSN, BSN to DNP, Clinical Nurse Leader, DNP, MSN, Nursing PhD, Physician Assistant, RN, RN to BSN
    (414) 288-7250

Milwaukee Area Technical College

  • 700 West State Street Milwaukee, WI 53233
    Programs: ADN, CNA, LPN, Medical Assistant, Radiography, RN
    (414) 297-6282

Bryant & Stratton College

  • 310 West Wisconsin Avenue Milwaukee, WI 53203
    Programs: ADN, Medical Assistant, RN
    (414) 276-5200

Milwaukee School of Engineering

  • 1025 North Broadway Milwaukee, WI 53202
    Programs: BSN, RN, RN to BSN
    (414) 277-6763

Cardinal Stritch College

  • 6801 N. Yates Road Milwaukee, WI 53217
    Programs: ADN, BSN, MSN, RN
    (414) 410-4000

Concordia University

  • 12800 N Lake Shore Dr. Mequon, WI 53097
    Programs: BSN, DNP, MSN, Pre-Nursing Studies, RN, RN to BSN
    (262) 243-5700

Maranatha Baptist Bible College

  • 745 West Main Street Watertown, WI 53094
    Programs: BSN, RN
    (800) 622-2947

Moraine Park Technical College

  • 2151 N Main St. West Bend, WI 53090
    Programs: ADN, CNA, Health Information Management-Associate, LPN, Medical Assistant, RN
    (262) 334-3413

Alverno College

  • 3400 South 43rd Street Milwaukee, WI 53234
    Programs: BSN, LPN to BSN, RN, RN to BSN
    (414) 382-6000

Gateway Technical College

  • 3520 30th Ave. Kenosha, WI 53144
    Programs: ADN, CNA, LPN, Medical Assistant, RN
    (262) 564-2566

Moraine Park Technical College

  • 700 Gould Street Beaver Dam, WI 53916
    Programs: ADN, CNA, LPN, Medical Assistant, RN
    (920) 887-1101

Blackhawk Technical College

  • 6004 S County Road G Janesville, WI 53546
    Programs: ADN, LPN, Medical Assistant, Radiography, RN
    (608) 758-6900

Marian College Fond

  • 45 South National Avenue Fond Du Lac, WI 54935
    Programs: BSN, MSN, RN, RN to BSN, RN to MSN
    (920) 923-7600

University of Wisconsin-Madison

  • 3550 Anderson St. Madison, WI 53704
    Programs: ADN, BSN, BSN to DNP, LPN, Nursing PhD, Physician Assistant, Radiography, RN, RN to BSN
    (608) 246-6100

Edgewood College

  • 1000 Edgewood College Drive Madison, WI 53711
    Programs: BSN, MSN, RN
    (800) 444-4861

Lakeshore Technical College

  • 1290 North Avenue Cleveland, WI 53015
    Programs: ADN, CNA, EMT Paramedic, LPN, Radiography, RN
    (920) 693-1000

University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh

  • 549 High Ave. Oshkosh, WI 54901
    Programs: Accelerated BSN, BSN, Clinical Nurse Leader, DNP, MSN, RN, RN to BSN, RN to MSN
    (920) 424-1234

Fox Valley Technical College

  • 1825 N. Bluemound Drive Appleton, WI 54912
    Programs: ADN, CNA, LPN, Medical Assistant, RN
    (920) 735-5600