Best Registered Nurse colleges in Delaware 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 Delaware for 2021

Wilmington University
New Castle, DE

Wilmington University offers 2 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse degree programs. It's a large, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large suburb. In 2019, 496 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse students graduated with students earning 496 Bachelor's degrees.

University of Delaware offers 3 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large suburb. In 2019, 219 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse students graduated with students earning 191 Bachelor's degrees, and 28 Master's degrees.

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List of all Registered Nurse colleges in Delaware

School Average Tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Wilmington University Logo Wilmington University New Castle, DE
3/5
160 : 1 14,730
University of Delaware Logo University of Delaware Newark, DE
3/5
19 : 1 23,808
Delaware State University Logo Delaware State University Dover, DE
3/5
22 : 1 4,768
Wesley College Logo Wesley College Dover, DE
5/5
14 : 1 1,151
Margaret H Rollins School of Nursing at Beebe Medical Center Logo Margaret H Rollins School of Nursing at Beebe Medical Center Lewes, DE
3/5
  70
Delaware Technical Community College-Terry Logo Delaware Technical Community College-Terry Dover, DE
2/5
35 : 1 13,660

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