Category Archives: Nursing Field

Health care professionals make great nurses — from EMTs to LPNs. If you want to advance your health care career with nursing, now’s the time to do it. Start out the year taking the first steps toward your nursing goal! At Utica, we’ve helped countless health care professionals take the next steps required to advance…

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Rewards of Nursing: Why My Nursing Career is a Blessing

Choosing a career in nursing may seem overwhelming, especially while you are starting an accelerated nursing program and trying to battle through classes, exams, and skills labs. However, once you start your nursing clinical experience, you will begin experiencing the rewards of nursing, much like our guest blogger. Nursing is such a unique profession. We are…

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Do you have a loved one who is about to graduate from nursing school? Are you a former patient who was deeply touched by a soon-to-be-RN? We rounded up some great nursing graduation gift ideas for every type of nurse. Finding the perfect gift for your soon-to-be-RN can be difficult. Would they like a pair…

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10 Tips for Surviving Nursing School

Congratulations! You have completed all of your ABSN prerequisites and have just been accepted into nursing school. Step one of becoming a nurse is complete. Now you are bright eyed and ready to take on the world of nursing! But before you do so, you still have to get through nursing school. Use these 10 tips for…

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7 Ways Travel Nursing Can Enhance Your Career

When it comes to travel nursing, adventure and pay are the two benefits that are most often touted. However, travel nursing has many other benefits, including benefits for your nursing career in general. Here are seven such benefits to consider. Here are seven ways travel nursing can enhance your nursing career: Travel Nursing Can Help…

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Mid Atlantic Accelerated BSN Program Comparison

Finding the right nursing school can be a challenge. On top of the few things you know you want in a good nursing school, such as an affordable tuition and high NCLEX-RN pass rates, there are a slew of other important factors you didn’t know you didn’t know was important. For example, how many prerequisites…

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Today, our guest blogger talks to those who are new to nursing about how to navigate your personal life and be a nurse. Because you can have it all, but not at the same time. Relationships in any capacity are hard. Friendships, romantic, work-related, sibling, parents; they are all hard. But are the difficulties compounded…

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Do you want to go into nursing but don’t want to waste your prior bachelor’s degree? Are you already researching accelerated BSN programs but getting lost on how to compare which programs are best? You’ve found the right place! Our analysts have spent time gathering data and information on available ABSN programs in the South…

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5 Audiobooks for Nursing Students while Commuting

Some view a commute as an inconvenience, but at Utica College’s Accelerated BSN program in Florida, the students who commute from Orlando to Tampa view the extra travel time as an opportunity to spend more time becoming a great nurse! Instead of sitting in traffic listening to the radio, why not switch up your ride…

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Nursing Career Development: Advice from a Nurse

One of the best ways to determine whether a career as a registered nurse is right for you is to see how currently-employed RNs feel about their careers and the field as a whole. Utica’s guest blogger shares her advice here on nursing career development. Whether you are already committed to earning your Bachelor of…

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