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by jmdglss
Wed Mar 24, 2010 1:25 pm
Forum: Nurse & Nursing Forum
Topic: The right path
Replies: 4
Views: 7775

Re: The right path

CNA is fine, but you will not make a great deal of money, the most I have ever seen is 12 to 14 dollars an hour. (RN's make between 22 and 50 an hour depending on a lot of factors) If you truly want to do this then I think its great, do not let money get in the way. I have several times in my life ...
by jmdglss
Tue Mar 23, 2010 3:32 pm
Forum: Nurse & Nursing Forum
Topic: The right path
Replies: 4
Views: 7775

The right path

From the great feedback I've been getting and the outlook on the education front, I'm starting to outline a plan of action here and I'm looking for constructive comments about it. I have a liberal arts BA and I'm looking to move into nursing. Hopefully others can benefit from this post as well, obvi...
by jmdglss
Mon Mar 22, 2010 11:43 am
Forum: Nurse & Nursing Forum
Topic: ADN or Accelerated BSN?
Replies: 6
Views: 15704

Re: ADN or Accelerated BSN?

Thanks for your response. I now have a BA liberal arts degree, not a BS (not sure if that matters). I just want to get the most bang for my buck, as it were. If I go through the process of going back to school and leaving the workforce for a while, I want to come out of it as strong as possible. Sou...
by jmdglss
Sat Mar 20, 2010 10:03 am
Forum: Nurse & Nursing Forum
Topic: ADN or Accelerated BSN?
Replies: 6
Views: 15704

ADN or Accelerated BSN?

I have a bachelor's degree (as noted in my other post) and I'm wondering if I should pursue a more expensive accelerated BSN program at a four year college or an ADN program at a community college. I'm thinking if I go through the ADN program I can get my BSN later. And the ADN program is much more ...
by jmdglss
Wed Mar 10, 2010 1:00 am
Forum: Nurse & Nursing Forum
Topic: Best course of action for someone with B.A.?
Replies: 4
Views: 7777

Re: Best course of action for someone with B.A.?

Thanks again. Another question (there are so many): Where can I find rankings of community college programs? I'm interested in pursuing the program at Pierce Community College in Woodland Hills, CA, but I'm wondering how it rates, especially when compared to Glendale CC's and other similar programs....