"Nursing was something I was really interested in, so I decided to go back to school."
Marlon Caballero started his healthcare career in an unexpected place: On the farm where he grew up. With a degree in animal science—and a plan to become a veterinarian—Caballero began working in animal-based research. After helping in other clinical research ("with two-legged patients") and volunteering in a burn unit, he discovered nursing. Read Marlon's Story
Returned Peace Corps Volunteers study in a specialized 13- or 17-month accelerated program that features unique opportunities through award-winning community outreach initiatives. In exchange for work in community health nursing, Fellows receive financial assistance or scholarships to help cover the cost of tuition.
The power of choice defines the very best of career education. If you have already earned a bachelor's degree, you are familiar with your unique learning style, professional goals, and scheduling needs. The Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing offers you four program options that can accelerate your track to nursing practice, continue your studies through a master's program, or provide you clinical experience as you work toward advanced practice nursing.
13-month option, beginning each May, quickly guides motivated students through the bachelor's program. More
17-month option, beginning each August, offers students the flexibility of a longer course of study for a bachelor's program. More
Fall-entry option streamlines a course of study to prepare sought-after Clinical Nurse Specialists through an Accelerated BS program, a one-year paid residency as a full-time inpatient nurse at a Johns Hopkins-affiliated hospital, and a part-time master’s course of study. More
Flexible, individualized option, currently available in the Summer- and Fall-Entry Accelerated program, that offers graduates the opportunity to develop the breadth of knowledge and the analytic and practical skills needed by private and public sector employers. More
It seems like this spring semester has been full of exams, clinicals, simulations and part time jobs. BUT, on the rare occasion that there is a spare moment of downtime, we like to make the most of it. This past ... Read More »
I know this post comes a little late…but that’s what happens when nursing school takes over! It’s a tradition in my family (and pretty much all over Texas and the South) to celebrate Easter by chasing your family members around ... Read More »
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