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Earning Your Nursing Degree in Florida

Nursing Degree Florida

If you’re a Florida native, and thinking of attending school for nursing, the first order of business is to find an accredited health career school such as HCI located in West Palm Beach. They offer flexible schedules along with online and in-class courses, making is easy to fit into a busy day.

Nursing Degree at HCI

Whether you are interested in earning your Associate of Science in Nursing or your Bachelor of Science in Nursing, HCI offers both. HCI has the added benefit of being located in an area where nursing careers are looking to take off due to the high aging population.

In 2010, it was reported that nursing had become Florida’s biggest growth industry.  According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average salary for a registered nurse in Florida is $62,720 and there are about 163,950 employed in this position.

Nursing Courses at HCI

Below are a list of courses you may see in a nursing program:

General Psychology                                                               Fundamentals of Nursing

Anatomy and Physiology I & II                                        Introduction to Nursing

Nutrition                                                                                      Psychiatric Nursing

Microbiology                                                                             Pharmacology

Pediatric Nursing                                                                   Leadership in Nursing


HCI offers courses taught by industry professionals, giving you the added of bonus of field experience before you even get there yourself. They also include hands-on training during labs and provide contacts in the health career industry.

Choosing HCI as your nursing school will lead you down a positive path. Call us today to find out more! (561) 586-0121

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