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Earning a Degree in Nursing

You can become a registered nurse by graduating from one of several different types of educational programs that prepare you to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX). Nursing students must pass the NCLEX before they can practice as a registered nurse. 


You can earn a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) or an Asssociate's Degree in Nursing (ASN).


Below is information about nursing education programs in Georgia and how to find scholarships that you might qualify for. 


List of Nursing Education Programs in Georgia


Click HERE for a complete list of nursing education programs in Georgia.


Nursing.Org is a nursing and healthcare website that is working to shape the future of nursing.


They are dedicated to helping prospective nurses find, enroll and finance their education, as well as providing a forum to support current nurses with their day-to-day activities and future aspirations.


Recently, the site has come up with the resources that outline what goes into earning a nursing degree on many levels.


For more information, see the list of resources below:


GNF Scholarship Program


The Georgia Nurses Foundation announces a call for applications for the biennial Georgia Nurses Foundation and Georgia Nurses Association Nursing scholarship awards. These programs include: The Katherine Pope Scholarship awarded by the Georgia Nurses Foundation; The Annie Lou Overton Scholarship for the Georgia Nurses Association; and The Kathryn Suggs Chance Leonard Scholarship for the Georgia Nurses Foundation.


These programs provide financial assistance to qualified applicants who may be enrolled full- or part-time in an accredited nursing program.


Interested students must have a GPA of at least a 2.5 (undergraduate) or 3.0 (graduate) on a 4.0 scale in prior nursing education.


The deadline for all scholarship submissions is 10:00 pm on June 15th (odd years only).


Click HERE for more information about the GNF Scholarship Program.


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There is a shortage of information about the numerous scholarships available to students. spent over 200 hours researching 17 of the most popular scholarship search platforms that are currently available. 


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