Guide to

Guide to

Converting your RN to a bachelor's or master's degree can enhance your own practice of nursing -- and possibly even your income.

At, you can request information directly from nursing schools about their specific nursing degree programs. And you'll learn more about your nursing career options, from health care administration to teaching, and beyond.

(Don't yet have your RN? Check out our list of other healthcare programs at

Discover how can help you...

Find an Advanced Nursing Degree Program

Finding a nursing degree program that can fit your schedule and budget is easy! lists hundreds of nursing schools and colleges across the country. Many offer online nursing courses, enabling you to attend class any time of the day or night and still work your current shift.

How to get started:

  • use the Search Box on the right, or
  • browse by City or State, or
  • choose one of the Healthcare Programs or Nursing Degrees on the left

Once you find schools that interest you, request information by completing our free, convenient and private school forms.

You can request information from as many schools as you like. School representatives will contact you to answer any questions you have about their nursing degree programs.

Learn about Nursing Education and Careers

If you've been an RN for any length of time, you may have some idea of the different nursing practices and career options out there, but do you know the latest salary figures? What degree do you need? What's it really like to be a nurse midwife? What's the typical day of work for a professor of nursing?

Visit the Nursing Career Guidance and Interviews sections to find answers to these and many other questions.

Get Financial Aid Advice

Paying for nursing school can be a challenge, and expenses can add up quickly. gives you the information you need to make informed decisions on loans and scholarships, no matter where you go. And don't forget to check with your school's financial aid office for the latest loan and scholarship advice.

Scholarships from
Register for free on our sister site,, to be matched with scholarships from a variety of sources. Some might surprise you!
Financial aid expert Mark Kantrowitz answers many of your financial aid questions, and links to a myriad of helpful resources.

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