What can I become with a Nursing Degree?

  • School Nurse
  • Nurse Investigator
  • Pediatric Nurse
  • Nurse Administrator
  • Obstetrical Nurse
  • Home Health Care Nurse
  • Oncology Nurse
  • Legal Nurse Consultant
  • Military Nurse
  • Operating Room Nurse
  • Forensic Nurse
  • Intensive Care Unit Nurse
  • Cardiology Nurse
  • Public Health Care Nurse
 
Many of our graduates pursue advanced degrees for certifications as: 
  • Nurse Midwife Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Nurse Educator Certified Nurse Specialist
  • Nurse Anesthetist
   
Does a Nursing Degree make $$ and Sense?
 
The Chicago Tribune reports that college graduates earn on average 75% more money than those who only have a high school degree. In particular, graduates with a nursing degree typically can earn between $41,000 and $55,000 for entry level jobs. (NACE 2011 Salary Report)