Best Registered Nurse colleges in Arizona 2021

Registered nurses work directly with sick, disabled, and injured patients to assess, plan, and implement patient care. They also educate patients and the public about various health conditions, techniques, and procedures to promote health, and they provide advice and emotional support to patients and their family members. RNs have a lot of responsibility. Some of their duties include developing patient care plans and assessments and determining patients' needs, administering injections and medications, assisting physicians during treatments, supervising nurses' aides, and delegating tasks. Employment of registered nurses is expected to grow 26 percent from 2010 to 2020. Registered nurses work in hospitals, schools, summer camps, physicians' offices, home health care services, and nursing care facilities. They also work in correctional facilities, specialty doctors' offices, private care agencies, and in the military.Every program for nursing education includes clinical work in conjunction with classroom studies. Students who want to become registered nurses should be prepared to complete course work in nursing and a number of sciences: anatomy, physiology, microbiology, chemistry, nutrition, and psychology. Whether students earn an associate degree, bachelor's degree, or diploma in nursing, the RN designation isn?t available until the NCLEX-RN national licensing exam is taken and passed.

Best Registered Nurse colleges in Arizona for 2021

Grand Canyon University offers 6 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse degree programs. It's a very large, private for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 4,977 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse students graduated with students earning 4,367 Bachelor's degrees, 605 Master's degrees, and 5 Certificates.

University of Arizona offers 5 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 335 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse students graduated with students earning 218 Master's degrees, 102 Bachelor's degrees, and 15 Doctoral degrees.

Northern Arizona University offers 4 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 580 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse students graduated with students earning 558 Bachelor's degrees, and 22 Master's degrees.

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Glendale Community College offers 1 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse degree programs. It's a large, public, two-year college in a large suburb. In 2019, 167 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse students graduated with students earning 167 Associate's degrees.

List of all Registered Nurse colleges in Arizona

School Average Tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Grand Canyon University Logo Grand Canyon University Phoenix, AZ
4/5
218 : 1 96,211
Arizona State University-Downtown Phoenix Logo Arizona State University-Downtown Phoenix Phoenix, AZ
3/5
19 : 1 11,420
University of Arizona Logo University of Arizona Tucson, AZ
3/5
24 : 1 44,577
Brookline College-Phoenix Logo Brookline College-Phoenix Phoenix, AZ   69 : 1 1,451
Northern Arizona University Logo Northern Arizona University Flagstaff, AZ
3/5
27 : 1 30,733
Chamberlain University-Arizona Logo Chamberlain University-Arizona Phoenix, AZ
4/5
38 : 1 641
Arizona State University-Skysong Logo Arizona State University-Skysong Scottsdale, AZ
3/5
51 : 1 45,073
Pima Medical Institute-Tucson Logo Pima Medical Institute-Tucson Tucson, AZ   35 : 1 1,931
University of Phoenix-Arizona Logo University of Phoenix-Arizona Phoenix, AZ
3/5
746 : 1 94,724
Pima Medical Institute-Mesa Logo Pima Medical Institute-Mesa Mesa, AZ   16 : 1 856
Arizona College-Tempe Logo Arizona College-Tempe Tempe, AZ
4/5
59 : 1 710
Carrington College-Phoenix North Logo Carrington College-Phoenix North Phoenix, AZ   36 : 1 1,644
Paradise Valley Community College Logo Paradise Valley Community College Phoenix, AZ
2/5
69 : 1 7,900
Cochise County Community College District Logo Cochise County Community College District Sierra Vista, AZ
2/5
34 : 1 3,672
Estrella Mountain Community College Logo Estrella Mountain Community College Avondale, AZ
2/5
98 : 1 10,120
Chandler-Gilbert Community College Logo Chandler-Gilbert Community College Chandler, AZ
2/5
111 : 1 15,585
GateWay Community College Logo GateWay Community College Phoenix, AZ
2/5
49 : 1 5,067
Eastern Arizona College Logo Eastern Arizona College Thatcher, AZ
2/5
66 : 1 6,027
Arizona Western College Logo Arizona Western College Yuma, AZ
2/5
64 : 1 7,500
Glendale Community College Logo Glendale Community College Glendale, AZ
2/5
69 : 1 18,054

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