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Fall 2017 Graduation Recap

There are few things more inspiring than watching learners become registered nurses. There’s a distinct hush in the audience as they move their tassels. There is the normal feelings that accompany graduation – the feelings of pride, accomplishment,…

Nightingale College moves to Salt Lake City

Nightingale College was about to bust the buttons of our Ogden location, which is a place we considered home since being founded in 2011. As of January 2018, we are excited to announce we will be occupying the fourth floor of the iconic…
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All you need to know about the LPN Advanced Placement Program

Moving from an LPN to an RN is a huge career advancement. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2016, the average RN’s salary was 24,000 higher than the average LPN’s. And at Nightingale College, the advancement to an RN license…
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Do you need an expensive stethoscope in nursing school?

Many learners often wonder whether to make the investment in an expensive stethoscope for nursing school. With so many different options and prices, it can be a difficult choice. Do you buy a cheap one now, and a nice one later? Or do you buy…

Get to Know You – Rachel the Registrar

How long have you been at Nightingale and what do you do here?   I’ve been with Nightingale College for 9 months now. I’m the College Registrar and I love my job. I provide transcript evaluations for learners who have attended…
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Why get a BSN when I’m already working as an RN in my ideal job?

There’s no better way to improve your chances at a fulfilling nursing career than with a BSN degree from a reputable institution. Even when you’re working in a role that’s perfect for you, a BSN can help you leverage your experience…
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How and why you should volunteer in healthcare

  Volunteering and giving back is something that Nightingale College values.  Florence Nightingale, our inspiration, went miles above and beyond her duty as a nurse when she was helping soldiers in the Crimean War. As our values statement…

What do you learn in an RN-to-BSN Program?

So you have your Associate Degree in Nursing. What next? Maybe you’re feeling content as a registered nurse, or maybe you want to strive for something better. Either way, hopefully this information will help you be a little more informed about…
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Mistakes to avoid when completing your Financial Aid

  The financial aid process can be confusing and stressful sometimes. It’s like taxes: necessary, but painful. We know that as nursing students, you have enough stress in your lives already, so here are some hints about what NOT to…
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Accreditation Frequently Asked Questions 

Is Nightingale College Accredited? Yes. Nightingale has met the needed standards of quality that an accrediting body has put its seal of approval on our school and programs. Nightingale College is nationally accredited through ABHES, a health…