Currently, there are more than 34,000 registered nurses (RNs) employed in the state of Connecticut. Each day, these compassionate professionals dedicate their time to helping others in need. But this is just the start. They also are empowering their patients, … Continue reading Why Connecticut is the Place to Go to Nursing School
Nurses are incredible members of the medical world. They work with patients one-on-one, day-in and day-out, providing hands-on care to those in need of care. If you are looking to become a Registered Nurse, you may already know how rewarding … Continue reading 8 College Nursing Courses Every RN Must Take
When most people think of a nurse, they think of the compassionate, attentive men and women who care for us during hospital, emergency room, and doctor’s visits. Traditionally, these clinical settings are where registered nurses have worked and continue to … Continue reading Where Can Registered Nurses Work?
Nursing is one of the most highly-respected fields not just around the country, but around the world. Nurses play an integral role in the healthcare system, serving as an important link between physicians and patients, and ensuring quality, compassionate patient … Continue reading Earning Your “RN Degree”: What You Need to Know
A career in nursing is both rewarding and challenging. It is arguably one of the most strenuous positions a person in the health care field can have, and, as a result, takes a person with compassion, patience, and extreme determination … Continue reading What is a BSN, and What is a BSN Nurse?
Universal Design for Learning (UDL) is a framework to improve and optimize teaching and learning for all people based on scientific insights into how humans learn. In 2017, with support from the Davis Educational Foundation, Goodwin College established its first … Continue reading Growing as an Instructor in a UDL Classroom
The thought of going back to school as an already-working RN can feel like a tedious task. You know that getting a BSN is the right move for your career, but there are so many BSN programs out there – … Continue reading 5 Qualities the Best RN to BSN Programs All Share
Do you have a passion for helping others? Do you have an interest in healthcare and the medical field? You could have what it takes to become a nurse. Nursing is an incredibly rewarding job that is always in demand. … Continue reading What’s the Difference Between an RN & BSN Degree?
Congratulations! You’ve worked hard to become a Registered Nurse. You accomplished prerequisites, got yourself into an associate or professional diploma program, studied hard, and passed your National Council Licensure Exam (NCLEX). You took your RN license straight into a career … Continue reading How to Go from Your RN to MSN Online
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
There are many different types of nurses today, but perhaps the most popular position is that of the Registered Nurse (or, RN for short). They are also some of the most in-demand professionals out there today. According to the Bureau … Continue reading The Registered Nurse Job Description: What You Can Expect
There are so many nursing programs scattered across Connecticut, that the process of choosing the right one can feel intimidating. Not all nursing schools are created equal, so how do you know you are choosing the best possible one for … Continue reading What the Best Nursing Schools All Have in Common
Whether you’re just starting off on your nursing career, or have years of experience under your belt, Goodwin College is a great place for individuals who are passionate about healthcare. With an Associate Degree Program that culminates in the Registered … Continue reading BSN vs. MSN: Which is Right for You?
So, you are a registered nurse looking to advance your career and take that next step to become a nurse practitioner. Great! But what is that next step? To become a nurse practitioner in Connecticut today, there are several clear … Continue reading How to Become a Nurse Practitioner in Connecticut
In the fast-evolving healthcare field, the demand for skilled nurses is high. Healthcare employers across the United States are looking for more nurses to provide patient care, to monitor advanced medical technology, and to educate others about health and wellness. … Continue reading Should I Enroll in an Online Nursing School?
So you want to become a nurse. You dream of a career in helping and healing, and hold a great passion for the medical field. With the baby boomers aging and the demand for skilled nurses growing, you are now … Continue reading How Long Does It Take to Get a Nursing Degree in Connecticut?
Most of us understand how vital nurses are to the modern healthcare field. In fact, Americans consider nursing to be the most honest, trusted, and ethically-sound profession in the United States today, according to a recent survey. It is no … Continue reading School for Thought: Why Study Nursing?
Are you a registered nurse looking to further your education? As an RN, it can be hard to think about earning your Bachelor’s degree while still upholding your day to day duties as a nurse. From patient care to clinical … Continue reading 6 Reasons to Apply to an Online Nursing College