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Schools offering Nursing in North Dakota

With 3.3 percent unemployment in July 2011, North Dakota enjoyed the lowest jobless rate of any state in the nation, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Students interested in health care careers may want to consider seeking education and employment opportunities in the Peace Garden State.

The wide-open spaces, big skies and snow-covered landscapes of North Dakota provide a serene backdrop. In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau counted about 700,000 state residents living in almost 69,000 square miles of land. The state's largest city is Fargo, on the Minnesota border. Other bustling population centers can be found in Grand Forks to the north and Bismarck, the state capital.

Why choose online nursing schools in North Dakota?

Potential nursing students can expect health care career opportunities to increase in the U.S. between 2008 and 2018, per BLS projections. Nationally, the BLS estimates that unemployment in the education and health services sector for August 2011 was 6.3 percent, compared to the jobless rate of 9.1 percent for all occupations.

Mean annual wages for nursing careers in North Dakota rose between 2009 and 2010, according to BLS data:

  • Registered nurses: from $56,110 in 2009 to $57,020 in 2010
  • Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses: from $34,810 in 2009 to $35,320 in 2010
  • In comparison, the mean yearly salary across all occupations in the state stood at $37,040 in 2010.

    North Dakota nursing schools online

    Students may choose to pursue one of several paths through school, depending on the type of nursing they wish to practice. The University of North Dakota offers a variety of nursing degree programs, as well as the option for online nursing courses. Rasmussen College, which has a campus in the state but no nursing program there, maintains a distance learning option for nursing studies. Studying at one of the many online nursing schools in North Dakota allows future nurses to balance their studies with work and family responsibilities.

     

    Nursing Schools in North Dakota

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              Brightwood College , Indianapolis

              Why Brightwood?

              Real-World Training

              We keep education relevant by employing instructors with real-world experience in the field, who bring their career backgrounds to the classroom. Our programs are continually assessed by faculty, staff and members of the business and education communities to help ensure your studies align with your career goals. Programs offered by Brightwood College focus on local employment needs, in areas such as allied health, nursing and technical and professional programs.

              Associate Degree in Nursing
              Fortis Institute , Westerville

              Fortis Institute can give you the skills you need to train for a career in the healthcare field.

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              Practical Nursing Diploma
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              Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Accelerated)

              Since 1977, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career-focused education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals.  Our student-centered approach remains at the foundation of the Keiser University mission and continues to attract students who prefer a more personal learning experience. 

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              Licensed Vocational Nurse -- Evening

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              Vocational Nursing
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              • Accredited by the Council on Occupational Education (COE).
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              Bachelor of Science in Nursing- RN to BSN

              Brenau Adult and Graduate Studies: Designed with You in Mind

               

              Our online learning format is designed to help you successfully complete a professionally tailored degree or certificate, and still find a healthy balance between work and home life.

               

              At Brenau, “Be More” isn’t just a tagline, it’s a promise to yourself to reach your full potential in life and in your career. We help you do this with online programs that virtually surround you with instructors, staff and fellow students who encourage you to grow into the best “who” you can be – all on your schedule.

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              Master of Science - DNP Path (Doctor of Nursing Practice)

              Building on Purdue's mission to provide greater access to affordable, world-class education, Purdue University Globaldelivers a fully personalized online experience that's tailored to working adults. By opening the doors to adults who need flexibility to fit learning into their busy lives, we make it possible to achieve a high-quality education from a prestigious university system—completely online.

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