Online Associates Degree in Registered Nurse

An Associate Degree in Nursing is one of the most time-efficient paths to becoming a registered nurse (RN), a profession in high demand. This career choice may be a savvy one if you are seeking immediate employment following school. Nursing is the largest health-care occupation in the United States with about 2.6 million jobs in 2009, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Additionally, the pay is promising with the average salary for RNs in 2009 being $66,530 (BLS). Also, many RNs find a position situated in an exciting location -- about 60% work in hospitals, according to the BLS. An Associate of Science Nursing degree typically takes 2 to 3 years to complete and helps with placement in an entry-level nursing position. Often, in their new position, RNs can take advantage of tuition reimbursement benefits and work toward a bachelor's degree program by completing an RN-to-BSN accelerated program. Associate of science nursing classes, including accelerated options, for an Associate of Science Nursing degree are taken from home and often offer live chat with professors. Because of their flexibility, these associate of science nursing courses can be ideal for those with busy schedules.

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