Frequently Asked Questions about the Nursing Program.
If I become a Licensed Practical Nurse – can I continue my education at RCC to become
an associate degree nurse (eligible to be RN)?
What is the current salary for people in health care careers?
Are there jobs available for people in health careers?
I have experience as a nurse aide or EMT or in the Armed Services – Do I get advanced
Can I enter the health career programs directly from high school? Or can I transfer
credits from another educational institution? What about advanced placement?
How much time/energy does the successful nursing student devote to study?
Can I work for pay while in the nursing programs?
What are the costs of a health career education at RCC? How can I afford school?
What advantages are there to a health career education at RCC?
Can I attend the program part time? What about evenings or weekends?
Are there men in the health programs?
What if I completed some or all of my education in another country?