What training and schooling do I need to be a nurse?

I want to be a nurse when I get older. I don't really know where to start, I'm in my senior year of high school right now. I was thinking jobs corps but at the same time I don't think that will be enough to become a registered nurse. Any suggestions/advice/experiences is greatly appreciated. Also if it matters, I want to work at a nursing home or clinic when I become a nurse.

Asked By: 90's baby - 2/12/2010
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I am a current nursing student. My grandmother has been a Nurse for 40 years and is now an Instructor so the Information I have is from experience and the information that I get from her... More
Answered By: ms.marie - 2/12/2010
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Well, if you want to work at a nursing home or clinic, you would most likely be an LVN or LPN (depending on where you live). That does not pay very well, and they get stuck doing all the dirty work. You can get the training you need at most community colleges... More
Answered By: Rick B - 2/12/2010
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