It’s never too late to advance or even begin your career in nursing. If COVID-19 has taught the world anything, it’s that healthcare workers will always be the heroes of our global story. And it’s never been a better time to explore the opportunities that a career in healthcare offers.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates an average of 200,000 positions for registered nurses will open each year over the next decade. Additionally, a recent study found that over one million nurses are expected to retire by 2030. The demand for medical workers has only been made increasingly dire by the COVID-19 pandemic. And with an average annual salary of about $75k, nursing proves to be a financially smart and stable career path.
Nursing Degrees with Flexible Format
The College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, Minnesota, has provided over a century of nursing education and has graduated more than 8,200 nurses since 1912. St. Scholastica specializes in offering multiple levels of degrees and career entry points for future and current nurses of any experience level. Whether you just received an undergraduate degree unsure of what to do next or you’re a seasoned professional looking to advance your career, St. Scholastica empowers you to reach the next level of success in the most flexible way possible.
With a rich, interdisciplinary curriculum and many areas of focus, nursing students at St. Scholastica can choose a traditional nursing major, post-baccalaureate RN degree, RN to BS, BS to DNP, nursing assistant license, as well as post-graduate opportunities.
Anyone with a passion for healthcare can find a program and degree tailored to them.
St. Scholastica creates nursing degree and licensure programs with the convenience of its students in mind. As early adopters of online education, St. Scholastica will always ensure that students are learning along the cutting edge with online class offerings equal in quality and rigor to the on-campus programs.
A Holistic, Community-first Approach
St. Scholastica promotes hands-on experience in which students put not only their knowledge to the test, but also their analytical, communication and leadership skills. St. Scholastica provides the resources and dedicated support necessary for students to complete their nursing degrees and advance in their careers, allowing graduates to meet a competitive marketplace with strong momentum and the tools to succeed.
The St. Scholastica faculty are world-class scholars who bring their deep experience as highly-trained problem solvers to online and on-campus classroom environments. But not everything can be learned in the classroom, so you’ll have plenty of opportunities to use your acquired skills, utilizing what you’ve learned to overcome real-world healthcare challenges in local communities. With this valuable combination of skills and experience, you’ll graduate with a practical nursing education that pays dividends immediately.
Begin, advance, or complete your nursing education at The College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, St. Cloud, or online. Discover more about their nursing programs.