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Career Information

Once you graduate with an Associate of Applied Science in Nursing and pass the NCLEX-RN exam, you may experience a number of employment options that consist of working as a team member or independently to assess, plan, implement and evaluate care.

Registered nurse's typically work in the following areas:

  • Hospitals
  • Schools
  • Home health care services
  • Insurance carriers
  • Nursing care facilities
  • Doctor’s offices
  • Specialty hospitals
  • Outpatient care centers
  • Offices of other health practitioners
  • Colleges, universities and professional schools
  • Continuing care retirement communities and assisted living facilities