Nurses are, perhaps, the most dedicated professionals within the healthcare industry. Their compassion and direct patient care are crucial to the health and well-being of the sick and injured. Like many aspiring nurses, you may have decided to jump into … Continue reading Changing Careers from CNA to RN?
So you’ve decided to work in the healthcare field, to become a nurse and help others in need. Nursing is one of the most rewarding career paths you can take today, in terms of personal satisfaction as well as professional … Continue reading What Do Nursing Programs Look for in Prospective Students?
by Janice Watts Nursing Department Chair and Associate Professor Goodwin College “Someone, help me — I don’t understand!” This frequent reaction from students beginning the application process for Goodwin College’s Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) program inspired me to write … Continue reading Navigating the Associate Degree Nursing Program Admission Point System: Eight FAQs
Am I Too Old to Go to Nursing School? Seeing your age as a hiring asset by Janice Watts Nursing Department Chair and Associate Professor Goodwin College For individuals looking to add a true sense of purpose and a … Continue reading Am I Too Old to Go to Nursing School?
A program like Goodwin College’s Master’s in Nursing is the right springboard for many nurses looking to land a leadership position in the field. But before you start pursuing that trajectory to the top, you might be wondering whether you … Continue reading Do You Have What It Takes to Be a Nurse Leader? 6 Must-Have Leadership Skills in Nursing
Nurses are dedicated, hard-working, compassionate professionals who are committed to making a difference in people’s lives. In this profession, every working hour is pledged to helping the sick, the injured, the weak, and the recovering heal and get back on … Continue reading What to Look for in an Entry-Level Nursing Program
In July, several Goodwin College nursing students completing the pediatric portion of their Nursing 210 coursework fulfilled their clinical requirement at YMCA’s Camp Chase in Burlington, CT. The College’s initial experience using this facility proved a huge success. Students learned … Continue reading Goodwin Nursing Students Go to Camp!
Now is the time to earn an associate”™s degree in nursing from an RN program in CT and join an in-demand career field. Learn more! Continue reading The Time for Nursing is Now!
With Connecticut moving towards an 80% BSN workforce, it’s important when pursuing a nursing degree to know what kind of education you should expect and pursue. Continue reading Important Courses for an RN-to-BSN Degree
When choosing a nursing school in Connecticut, there are a few key factors to keep in mind to make sure a school is right for your needs. Learn more! Continue reading 3 Key Factors to Look for in a Nursing School