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Nurses work tirelessly 24/7, caring for patients, and helping them feel better. When it comes to healthcare, there are no health professionals more committed to their patients' health, safety, and dignity than nurses. In fact, nurses are the heart and soul of our healthcare system, serving patients in hospitals, nursing homes, clinics, and doctors' offices across the nation. As the American population continues to grow, and as more people than ever before continue to gain access to affordable health insurance that allows them access to innovative treatments for an increasingly wide number of illnesses and injuries, the demand for well trained nurses will only continue to grow, thus putting greater impetus on quality education.

With over 2,000 nursing schools and several types of nursing programs, it can get overwhelming to choose the right educational path. With the main goal of simplifying the search, was founded in 2011, bringing in state-wise nursing education and career information. Since then, the site has grown from page to page, covering in-depth information about nursing schools, types of programs, salaries, employment outlook, and requirements specific to each state.

Our Mission

As a Nursing educational resource, our mission is to continue providing information that is accurate, reliable, and backed by extensive research.

Who Are We?

We are an independent group of passionate educators and healthcare professionals who are committed to providing expert-driven information that makes it simple for prospective nursing students to make informed decisions. We have no affiliations with any college, university or organization, and hence, the information we provide is completely unbiased.

Our Contributing Writers

Lauren Jacobson MS, RN, WHNP-BC

Lauren Jacobson is a registered nurse and women’s health nurse practitioner who is passionate about global health and gender-based violence prevention. She currently works as a nurse practitioner in an OB/GYN clinic in Massachusetts but will be starting a Master’s in International Health in Amsterdam in the Fall of 2020. She completed a Direct Entry MSN program at Boston College in May 2017 after obtaining a BS in Forensic Science and Biology.    Read More »

Caitlin Goodwin DNP, CNM, RN

Caitlin Goodwin is a Certified Nurse-Midwife who has been a nurse for 12 years, primarily in women’s health. She is passionate about caring for children with developmental disabilities, as her son has Autism Spectrum Disorder. Caitlin loved working as a camp nurse for a summer camp for those with special needs.    Read More »

Sarah Jividen BSN, RN, SCRN

Sarah Jividen is a healthcare content writer and experienced ER and neuro/trauma nurse. Her writing is focused on the nursing profession, breaking medical news, evidence-based healthcare and wellness trends, and motherhood. When she is not working you might find Sarah playing with her two toddlers, or exploring the great outdoors.    Read More »

Julie Monroe BSN, RN

Julie Monroe is a registered nurse, freelance science writer, and graduate student who is completing an MSN in Forensic Nursing. She is passionate about nursing research, medical writing, and the pursuit of social justice for all of those who are marginalized within the healthcare system.    Read More »

Darby Faubion BSN, RN

Darby Faubion is a nurse and Allied Health educator with over twenty years of experience. She has assisted in developing curriculum for nursing programs and has instructed students at both community college and university levels. Because of her love of nursing education, Darby became a test-taking strategist and NCLEX prep coach and assists nursing graduates across the United States who are preparing to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX).    Read More »

Jennifer Schlette MSN, RN

Jennifer Schlette is a registered nurse in pediatric critical care in New York City. She is the former Director of Undergraduate Nursing at a college located in New York. After obtaining her BSN from the College of Mount Saint Vincent, she went on to complete her MSN.    Read More »

Donna Reese MSN, RN, CSN

Donna Reese is a freelance nurse health content writer with 37 years nursing experience. She has worked as a Family Nurse Practitioner in her local community clinic and as an RN in home health, rehabilitation, hospital, and school nursing.    Read More »

Raymond Aguirre RN, BSN, PHN, CHPN

Raymond Aguirre is a registered nurse with years of experience in the medical field. He currently works as a public health nurse and has years of experience in home health, hospice, and skilled nursing facility settings.    Read More »

Amy K. Cooney RN, BSN, SCRN

Amy has been a registered nurse for 35 years. She has had multiple specialties throughout her career. She has been ANCC certified in Medical Surgical Nursing and Nursing Professional Development.    Read More »

Andrea Mosher, CPNP, PMHS

Andrea Mosher, CPNP, is a primary care pediatric nurse practitioner with a variety of nursing experience. She has worked in medical-surgical, emergency departments, urgent care and primary care pediatrics.    Read More »

Lauren Rivera BSN, RNC-NIC

Lauren Rivera is a registered nurse with over 13 years of experience in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Besides her nursing license, she is nationally certified in neonatal nursing, and is a certified breastfeeding counselor.    Read More »

Kasee Wiesen DNP, APRN, FNP-C

Kasee Wiesen is a practicing family nurse practitioner. Her nursing background includes emergency medicine, pediatrics and peri-op. Education is a passion of Kasee’s, and she has taught BSN, RN-BSN and DNP students, and has enjoyed every moment of it!    Read More »

Brittney Bertagna, BSN, RN

Brittney Bertagna is currently a nurse and writer in Las Vegas, NV. She grew up in California where she attended California State University, Chico, and received a bachelor’s degree in business administration. Following her completion of business school, she relocated to Las Vegas to pursue her nursing career,    Read More »

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