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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…
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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…
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How to Advance Your Nursing Career Path & Create Long-Lasting Job Satisfaction

Are you a registered nurse who wants to get better and advance your career? As nursing is a competitive field, basic certifications alone don’t really elevate your professional profile anymore.If you’ve already mastered your domain,…
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How to Find the Right Nursing Job for a Fulfilling Career

Today there are numerous options for choosing a meaningful career in nursing. Before you decide which path to follow, it's important to consider your strengths and lifestyle as well as your desired income, so that you can pick the best job…
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Staff Reacts to Weird Study Tips

We know nursing students are desperate to find any shred of hope for studying the hard concepts in their courses. So we thought we would write a blog that provided helpful study tips, but when we were researching helpful tips, we also found…

Durable, Easy, and Cute Hairstyles for Nurses (+Video Tutorials)

What kind of nurse hairstyle do you use? Simply pony? Messy bun? Three-second twist and clip?Although requirements about keeping hair off the collar vary by employer, wearing your hair up as a nurse is generally a good idea for the following…
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Top 5 Facts about Nightingale College

#1 We are fully accreditedNightingale College is nationally accredited through the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES). What’s the difference between national and regional accreditation? Watch the video below to find…

How do I keep my self-esteem up when nursing school is so hard?

Nursing school is hard. It’s meant to be hard. We wouldn’t want to be cared for by unprepared nurses, so at Nightingale, we strive to teach nursing learners to be prepared. It's no secret that nursing school is a lot of work for learners,…