Did you know that RNs made up the largest portion of the health care industry's jobs in 2008?  That's a total of 2.6 million jobs!  Here's the breakdown:60% of RNs work in hospitals8% of RNs work in Doctor Offices5% of RNs work in Home Health care Services5% of RNs work in Nursing Homes3% of RNs work in Employment... Continue +
RNs typically work in the health care sector, where the work environments are well lit and comfortable.  There are some RNs that work as home health care professionals or as public nurses, so they may or may not travel to different people's homes or to public areas to help support people that are immobile or that are part of the... Continue +
Many years ago, I took an introductory philosophy course and was exposed to the teaching of René Descartes. While Descartes is probably best known for the statement Cogito ergo sum (I think, therefore I am) he was also the inventor of the Cartesian coordinate system (which served as the basis for many mathematical advances) and... Continue +
In order to be an RN, you can already be an LPN or an LVN and then you'll want to take accelerated nursing courses to get your ADN nursing degree or equivalent, so that you can complete a registered nurse program.  Most RNs follow three different educational paths - a bachelor's degree (BSN), an associate degree (ADN), or a... Continue +
If you are ready to advance your Nursing career to the next level, earning higher salaries and qualifying for the best Nursing positions, then perhaps it is time to start looking into LVN to BSN programs that will get you to your goals. As an LVN, you don't have the time in your busy schedule for traditional Nursing... Continue +
Hospitals, doctor's offices, schools, and businesses are always in need of qualified nurses. By earning a Bachelor of Science in Nursing BSN, students will prepare themselves to become a successful RN within one of these industries.Registered nursing careers offer flexibility in time, finances, and career options. A registered... Continue +
Nurses are in demand across the country. There is a shortage of skilled RN Nurses and it has never been easier or more affordable to complete an LPN to RN  or LVN to RN nursing degree. Traditional programs require several years of study to prepared Nurses for their RN licensing exam. Working Nurses do not always have the time... Continue +
Nursing is one of the most in-demand professions and highly skilled Nurses are offered excellent positions and high salaries. Finding a Nursing College where you can earn an affordable RN license can be daunting. This is particularly true for working LPN or LVN professionals who need to fit their classes into their already... Continue +
If you're looking to advance your career and your expertise in the nursing field and begin an accelerated RN to BSN program, The College Network can help you on your way. With help from sophisticated colleges such as Regis University, Angelo State University, and more, we can help you on your way to receiving your Bachelor of... Continue +
The College Network and the universities associated with it provide an excellent way for you to return to school and earn your nursing degree. By earning your RN license, you will be opening up brand new career paths that you had never before known were out there.The nursing industry is booming in the United States, but there... Continue +
For nurses wanting to advance their careers, The College Network offers accelerated nursing courses. More than 150,000 people just like you have used The College Network to achieve their goals. The College Network is not a school. There are no classes to attend, and there is no waiting list! Instead, the College Network offers a... Continue +
Over the years, I've had the privilege of helping thousands of people get started on the journey of earning their first, second or multiple degree. I recall one very nice older lady who came to a workshop I was conducting in Secaucas, New Jersey. The first thing I thought when I met this lady was she might be a little too old... Continue +
I have encountered so many people who think that post-secondary education is all about completing a series of assignments or jumping through hoops of some sort. More accurately, university-level education in the 21st century is about learning how to learn and think; and then effectively and efficiently applying that ... Continue +
I was having lunch with a couple of friends today and said words I hadn't heard in a while. These words were powerful agents at one point in my life and they are just as powerful today.Do one thing a day.A few years back I was trying to accomplish a goal while still maintaining my full-time job, raising kids, and trying to... Continue +
Did you know that online education for nursing professionals is in such high demand that schools are turning away thousands of qualified applicants every year?  Well, it’s true and that is why The College Network partners with prominent universities to offer NLNAC accredited nursing education with no waiting lists.  They make it... Continue +
Should you decide, as an LPN or LVN, to take any educational programs over the Internet, it is now much easier for you to do so. You just need to look for an accredited school that is right for your budget and your preferences. You can also contact the school to make further arrangements, such as when your classes will be and... Continue +
Thousands of LVNs in Texas have chosen The College Network's online accelerated RN program to prepare to pass Excelsior College® Exams via their comprehensive learning modules. Nurses have an academic guarantee they will pass these exams in order to receive the college credit they need to graduate from Excelsior... Continue +
If you are currently an LPN or an LVN, you may be thinking that you'd like to be a RN, but simply do not have the time for it with work and the kids.You might think again.  Now you can get into an accelerated RN program online with the help of The College Network.It's worth your time too because RNs are given more responsibility... Continue +
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