Has anyone made a career change into Nursing successfully?

I have a BS in Business, and have worked in banking for 10 years. I'm thinking of transitioning into Nursing, but I was wondering if anyone else out there has a similar experience and how it all worked out. I want to go back to school to become a Nurse, but don't know what to do with my Full time job. Any suggestions?

Asked By: wayshower - 8/8/2007
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I was an accountant and after I had my family I decided to change career and do something that was more worthwhile and personally satisfying. I did volunteer work at my local hospital and then they asked me to join them as a health care assistant which I did for a year which gave me a real feel for the environment and... More
Answered By: janey - 8/8/2007
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If your heart is into nursing, go for it! It is a lot of hard work and nursing programs are very competitive. I was able to find a program with many courses offered in the evenings or on weekends.
Answered By: Suzy - 8/8/2007
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