Career Guides and Resources

Find out more about how to become a registered nurse, and what the career is all about to decide if it’s the right career for you.

A look at nurse practitioner careers, including the highest-paying specialties, educational paths, and how NPs are changing the health care field.

The Healthcare Leaders Scholarship is offered to students entering or currently pursuing an educational program related to nursing or medicine.

A nursing recruiter's guide to writing your resume with easy-to-follow, actionable advice for a targeted, engaging resume. Includes worksheets and resume templates.

Interviewing for a nursing job isn't the same as doing so for any other job. With expert advice, helpful exercises, and useful checklists, you'll have everything you need to ace your next interview.

The ultimate guide to Continuing Nursing Education for specific CEU requirements, finding approved programs, and the best professional development opportunities.

CNMs are an important part of women's health. Find out what it's like being a Certified Nurse Midwife and the steps it takes to get there.

Clinical Nurse Specialists are experts at diagnosing and treating illnesses for specific patient populations, settings, health conditions, or care type. Discover the education requirements, salary, and job description of this exciting career path.

A Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) provides services for individuals and families throughout the lifespan. This can be especially rewarding for those who enjoy developing long-term relationships and getting to know people over time.

Forensic nursing is a key component to the healthcare and legal systems in the US. Find out the salary, education, and certification requirements for this unique career path.

Labor and Delivery nursing is one of the most important specialties in the field. Explore what it's like to work in L&D, how much you can earn, and the education path to get there.

NICU nurses care for the smallest patients - newborn infants. Learn about the different Levels within the unit along with education requirements, salaries, and job outlook.

A career in nurse administration carries a great deal of responsibility but can be extremely rewarding. Find out the education requirements, salary and job outlook for this exciting specialty.

If you're a Registered Nurse (RN) looking for more autonomy working with patients in an operating room, intensive care unit, or surgical facility, then becoming a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) might be the perfect job for you.

Oncology nurses are in one of the most important segments of the nursing industry, as cancer becomes more prevalent in society. Explore career opportunities, and job outlook.

Pediatric nursing brings special challenges and unique rewards. Find out more about this high-demand specialty, what it takes to become one, and how to get started.

Peri-Operative or Surgical Nursing provides many opportunities to make a difference. Explore the education path, certification requirements, salary, and job outlook for this important specialty.

Psych nurses play a vital role in improving the health and lives of patients, families, and communities. Find out more about this versatile career path including work settings, skills, and patient populations.

Trauma nurses are on the frontlines of healthcare. Find out the education requirements, salary range, and job outlook for this important nursing specialty.

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