should I get my bachelors degree in nursing or associate?
I am planning on going into nursing (RN). Would it be better for me to go ahead and get my B.S.N.? Would I be ok if I just got an associate? Would it be harder for me to get a job with just an associate?
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You can go either route. If you decide to start off with an associates degree, you always have the option of returning to school to get a bachelors in nursing... More
Answered By: January - 6/7/2010
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I would get my bachelor's only if you 1) want to go into management or teaching. Any hospital will hire you as long as you pass the NCLEX. At many hospitals, they don't even pay a BSN any more than an ADN. If you want to take care of patients, an associates is fine. Or, get hired on and let your employer pay for the... More
Answered By: EricaW - 12/29/2013
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