Is an Online Nursing Education Possible?

Yes! Kaplan University is an accredited US institution offering programs to train individuals to become outstanding nurses, registered nurses, practical nurses, pediatric nurses, etc. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, at present there are 2,583,770 people employed as registered nurses alone in America, and their average annual salary is $66,530. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses make on average $40,900 per year and there are about 728,670 of them employed today. Online schools like Kaplan University have been proven to help successfully launch workers into this field.

Nursing Common Job Tasks
  • taking temperatures
  • inserting I.V.s
  • giving medication
  • taking patient's history
  • responding to calls
  • assisting doctors
  • filling out forms
  • examining patients
  • monitoring heart rate
  • talking to family members
Popular Journals & Magazines Nursing Organizations Related Professions Currently in Demand
  • Ambulatory Care
  • Behavioral Health
  • Clinical Specialist
  • Geriatrics
  • LPN/LVN
  • Med/Surgical
  • Gastroenterology
  • Emergency Department
  • Neuroscience
  • Hospice
Top Cities for Nursing
  • New York
  • Chicago
  • Houston
  • Los Angeles
  • Atlanta
  • Dallas
  • Boston
  • San Francisco
  • San Diego
  • Seattle
Top States for Nursing
  • California
  • Texas
  • New York
  • Florida
  • Illinois
  • Pennsylvania
  • Ohio
  • Michigan
  • Georgia
  • North Carolina
Common Nursing Degree Program Names
  • MS in Nursing - Nurse Administrator
  • MS in Nursing - Nurse Educator
  • LVN to Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • RN to Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Advanced Start BS in Health Science
  • Advanced Start BS in Health Administration
  • Advanced Start BS in Health Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Health Science
  • Advanced Start BS in Healthcare Administration
  • Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration
Common Nursing Course Titles
  • Basic Human Anatomy
  • Microbiology
  • Chemistry
  • Math
  • Biology
  • Human Physiology
  • First Aid
  • Psychology
  • English Composition
  • Microbiology lab

Nursing Programs by State & City