Turn Your Passion for Helping Others into a Rewarding Nursing Career
The need for compassionate health care professionals is constant. Now is the perfect time for you to begin your new career as a Registered Nurse, caring for others and making a difference in the lives of your patients every day. You will play a vital role in hospitals, medical offices, and health care facilities.
Goodwin College offers you the ability to complete your associate degree in Nursing in as few as 20 months part-time.* Once you’ve passed the National Council Licensure Exam (NCLEX) and you’re licensed as an RN, you may continue on to complete your bachelor’s degree in Nursing. The RN-BSN curriculum can be completed part-time in 16 months, or uniquely designed to meet specific students’ needs. For added flexibility, classes for your bachelor’s degree in Nursing are offered completely online or in a hybrid format allowing you to complete your degree while working and managing life’s other responsibilities.
Hundreds of our nursing graduates work in hospitals and health care centers throughout Connecticut. We regularly hear from employers about how pleased they are to have Goodwin nurses joining their organization. A Goodwin nursing degree can open up a new world for you, one that includes career satisfaction, prestige, and a great sense of making a difference in the lives of others. Great opportunities await you. Let Goodwin College start you on your path to becoming a nurse.
* Additional time is required to complete prerequisite courses.
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Flexible class schedules and financial aid options
Find out more about our flexible scheduling and career outcomes. Getting a great education means making an investment in your future; and our financial aid team is ready to work with you to make sure you find the grants, scholarships, and other aid you need to cover your college tuition.
Looking to transfer credits?
We will evaluate any transfer credits you may have — usually in less than one business day with an unofficial transcript.
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Goodwin College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). Consumer information about the College and its programs, including gainful employment data, is available here.
The Associate in Science degree in Nursing was granted continuing accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). The next evaluation visit is scheduled for Fall 2018. For more information contact Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, 3343 Peachtree Road, N.E., STE 850, Atlanta, Georgia 30326, www.acenursing.org, (404) 975-5020.
Goodwin College’s annual pass rate for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) is 85.15% (State Board of Examiners for Nursing, May 1, 2015 – April 30, 2016). Program completion rate for the Nursing program is 94% (three most recent cohorts, September 2015 to April 2016). In 2014-2015, 68% of graduates from the Goodwin College Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) program responded to our request for employment verification, and 100% of them are currently employed in the field.
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