By 2014, nearly 5.8 million students were participating in on-line learning at institutions of higher education in the United States, and the 2015 Survey of Online Learning conducted by the Babson Survey Research Group in partnership with the Online Learning Consortium (OLC), Pearson, WCET, StudyPortals, and Tyton Partners, found that the learning outcomes for higher education students in online learning were generally better than those in face-to-face courses.
Online nursing degree programs are perfect for working professionals because they are self-paced and the learning sessions are available 24x7. Learners are not bound to a specific day/time to physically attend classes, nor are they bound geographically.
LPN to RN Degree Online's guide to nursing education provides the information you need to know in order to earn your nursing degree online or at a campus based nursing school near you. The articles in this section will help prepare you for a successful nursing school experience by providing information that will help you find the right nursing school, find out if an online nursing degree may be right for you, and give you tips on how to avoid common pitfalls.
Earning Your Nursing Degree Online
Deciding to go back to nursing school is a big decision! Is an online nursing degree right for you? Online Nursing programs enable LPN/LVNs and RNs to complete their nursing degree conveniently while continuing their career. Learn how online nursing education works, how to choose the right nursing school, and tips to help you succeed in online nursing programs. Read More
Financial Aid For Nursing School
Congratulations on your decision to continue your nursing education! Now how are you going to pay for it? Luckily there are resources available to help pay for undergraduate and graduate nursing education programs without burying you in debt up to your eyeballs. Let's explore scholarships and grants, federal aid, employer paid tuition reimbursement and more... Read More
Nursing School Study Guide
Online nursing education is a great alternative to traditional nursing schools, but returning to school as an adult student poses some unique challenges as well. If you want to earn your online nursing degree and feel ready to take on the unique challenges and rewards that distance learning entails, then you should check out these study skills, tips, and strategies for nursing students to help make earning your online nursing degree a snap! Read More
Nursing Career Specialties
Nurses today have more options than ever before about what kind of work they do, where they do it, and when they work. Today's nurses can be found everywhere from the bedside to the boardroom. This guide offers an overview of the more popular nursing specialties available within the ever-expanding scope of professional nursing in order to help you learn more about nursing careers. Read More