Your Essential Nursing School Checklist: 10 Things You’ll Need to Succeed

Posted Wednesday, October 01, 2014

Your decision to be a nurse may have been easy, but getting through nursing school can be a different story. Even if you’re committed, passionate and dedicated to the field, you may not feel that way when a 2-hour final exam follows an especially exhausting double shift. Whether you’ve been out of school five years or 20, here are 10 things you’ll need to balance work, personal life and school as a nursing student.

1. Calendar

Whether you love to flip or swipe, keep

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Tags: Nursing , Study Tips

9 MORE Nursing Scholarship Ideas

Posted Thursday, September 25, 2014

You know that earning a BSN degree is a priority for your career. You’re sure you can do it, but can you afford nursing school?

If your budget is holding you back from advancing your career, fear not! There are plenty of recognized scholarships out there specifically for nurses going back to school. So to add to our lengthy list of nursing scholarships, here are nine more nursing scholarship ideas to overcome that feeling of financial worry.

Online Nursing Programs Search Engine

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Tags: Nursing , Scholarships and Financial Aid

Why Every Gift Matters: Kristy Marchese’s Story

Posted Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Somewhere along the way, the giving season became a time of discounts, deals and savings. This year, let’s give bigger, better and smarter by giving back. Join us for a new national day of giving deemed #GivingTuesday on December 3rd, and show the world that when we unite together, we can fulfill dreams.

The following post is an excerpt from Thomas Edison State College Foundation’s article, “Meet Kristy Marchese, W. Cary Edwards Foundation Scholarship Recipient:


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Tags: Alumni , Motivation , Nursing , Thomas Edison State College Foundation