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Undergraduate nursing programs?

Is an undergraduate nursing program really as hard as everyone says? I already have a Bachelor's degree, but it is not applicable to any specific career. I would like to go back to school for a degree in something specific (ex: nursing) and am in the process of figuring out for what. I'm scared of entering a nursing program and then being in over my head! Also, is there a type of nurse you can become that does not deal with super intense situations? All I can picture is an ER nurse that is constantly having to revive people. Are there nursing careers that are more low-key?

Asked By: Christa - 8/14/2008
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You can get an associates degree and be an RN. Of course, you can get a bachelor's as well, but that is mostly for management positions. I have been a RN for 22 years. You will want to work with patients. There are plenty of nursing jobs that don't have the intense situations that they show on ER. Home heath nursing... More
Answered By: Cheryl L - 8/14/2008
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To become an RN, you need a Bachelor's of Science in Nursing degree. Whether you get it in 2 years (accelerated, for those with previous university credits or a bachelor's degree) or 4 years (those usually straight out of high school or with little to no transfer university credits). Getting into a BSN degree program... More
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