Summer 2018 Graduation Recap

At each graduation, Nightingale College’s collaborators are almost as excited as the graduates. We love seeing our learners succeeding and achieving what they worked so hard for. The 52 candidates in the Summer 2018 graduating cohort were…
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How to Decide if Nursing is the Right Field For You

Everyone wants to be helpful, compassionate and trusted, but does everyone want to do that for a profession? This article talks about different attributes of nursing, and hopefully it will help you answer the question “Is nursing right for…
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Top 10 Reasons Why Nursing is the Ideal Career for Dads

Fathers are consistently concerned with becoming better role models for, providing for, and building a relationship with their children. Nursing is an ideal career choice for fathers, but men sometimes shy away from nursing, viewing it as a…
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BSN vs MSN Degrees: Which Degree is a Better Step for Your Nursing Career?

Being successful in the health care industry means committing to constantly learn and improve your skills and education. A nursing career is full of stepping stones and the key is to find out which steps are better choices for your career. This…

Online Courses for Nurses Looking to Advance their Career 

Most professions require constant learning for people to advance in their careers, and nursing is no exception. It is safe to say that while nursing schools prepare students for real world situations, they do not teach everything. In this day…

How to Get Your BSN Degree: What Steps You Need to Take to Advance your Nursing Career

A Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree (BSN) is  a gateway into a professional registered nurse (or RN) career and a great solution to take the next step in your career if you are an RN without a BSN degree.  Although some of you already…
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What it’s like to be a parent and a nursing student at the same time

Can you be a parent and in nursing school at the same time? Well, mom and dads, there is good news for you: Many successful nursing students and graduate nurses are invested parents, juggling a job and family skillfully and successfully. Nursing…
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Spring 2018 Graduation Recap

With 63 graduates in blue and 6 in black, the room pulsed with excitement and anticipation. Waiting for the event to start, the graduates exchanged excited whispers and laughter to pass time between rehearsal and the event. The room quickly…
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Alternative Nursing Careers Beyond Bedside Care

The exciting thing about a career in nursing is that it provides a huge variety of roles and career options, which means that you’ll never get bored working in this rewarding field. Whether you’re at the start of your career and wondering…
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What we wish we knew our first week: A letter for new nursing learners from veteran learners

    Dear new nursing students, There’s quite a few things that we nursing students wish we would have known in the first week of nursing school. Don’t buy shoes that look good but aren’t comfy, GO FOR COMFORT even if…