Although most schools discourage it, you can transfer your nursing credits from one school to another—provided you are going moving to and from nursing schools that have regional accreditation. Vocational schools and those with national accreditation may vary in how well their credits transfer, so if you know that moving is a possibility, you may want to choose a regionally accredited school right from the start.
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Going back to nursing school if it’s been a few years since you were in the educational arena can be a bit intimidating. Advances in technology and online learning contribute to the changing face of education—and the things you learned just a few years ago may now be obsolete. This can present a bit of a challenge for the older professional considering a career change.
Although you can’t get your whole nursing degree online, you can get a lot of the legwork done and out of the way. If done correctly, you can save time, money, and still get a quality education that places you on the front line of the health care industry.
All nursing schools – whether you’re attending a public university or a private nursing school – have general education requirements that make up part of the core curriculum.