With a career in nursing, you can make a difference in your own life and the lives of others. Pursuing your nursing degree at Concorde Career College is a great way to begin your journey. As a registered nurse, you will use critical thinking to assess patients’ conditions and compassion to care for patients with a variety of issues. You can choose to work in hospitals, clinics, or private practices. You will administer medicines and treatments, set up patient plans, consult and collaborate with doctors and health care professionals, and help explain treatments to patients and their families.
Join our family
Our Nursing program is offered in our Jacksonville, FL and Memphis, TN campuses. The RN program can be completed in as few as 21 months, depending on location. The benefits of starting a nursing career can be endless.
Put your passion to work for others
Are you excited about supporting patients and doctors in a fast-paced health care environment? Have you been searching for a nursing school near you? Your search ends at Concorde, where you can earn an associate degree in nursing and put your passion to work every day! To learn more about our requirements, prerequisites and expectations to become a nurse, call us today!
*Program length can vary by Location, see specific Campus Catalog for program length
If you've been looking for the right RN program, look no further. We can prepare you comprehensively through a combination of classroom theory and hands-on, clinical training in a variety of health care settings. Once the program is completed, qualified graduates may sit for the NCLEX-RN exam to become a Licensed Registered Nurse.
Classroom-to-career skills training
To prepare for a vital role in the health care field, Concorde provides comprehensive, knowledge-based training in the following areas:
- Care of patients with complex illnesses
- Critical thinking
- Maternal-child care
- Care of the pediatric patient
- Community health
Nursing jobs are projected to grow at a higher-than-average rate of 7 percent. This field is forecast to continue its growth because of an aging generation of baby boomers. Find out more about what a career in nursing looks like.
**Source: bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/registered-nurses.htm 2019-2029
Where do registered nurses work?
Following successful completion of the nursing degree program and the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN), graduates can seek employment in a variety of job settings, including:
- Acute care facilities
- Subacute care facilities
- Surgical centers
- Ambulatory care centers
FOR THE CAMPUS IN JACKSONVILLE:
Concorde Career Institute Jacksonville Nursing Program wishes to announce that it will host a site review for initial accreditation of its ADN nursing program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).
You are invited to meet the site visit team virtually and share your comments about the program during a meeting scheduled at 4:20pm (ET) on Wednesday, 3/10/21 via Virtual Room #2 link: https://www.gotomeet.me/acen032/concorde-career-institute—jacksonville-room-2.
Written comments are also welcome and should be submitted directly to: Dr. Marsal Stoll, Chief Executive Officer Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400, Atlanta, GA 30326. All written comments should be received by the ACEN by 3/3/2021.
You can also e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, or Access and Dial in Details: Access Code: 980-963-933, Dial-in Information: United States (Toll Free): (866) 899-4679 United States: (312) 757-3117
The Nursing program is approved by the Florida Department of Health, Division of Medical Quality Insurance, Florida Board of Nursing. Department of Health, Board of Nursing: 4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin C-02, Tallahassee, FL 323999-3252; 850-488-0595; www.floridanursing.gov
The Nursing program is a candidate for accreditation by the Accrediting Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400, Atlanta, GA 30326; 404-975-5000;www.acenursing.org.