Concordia University - Portland's Accelerated Nursing Blog

Benefits of Online Learning for Nurses

The evolution of technology has transformed education, making the benefits of online learning for nurses particularly attractive. There have been countless innovations, especially among online-based accelerated nursing programs. In the early days of online learning, students would watch or listen to a recorded version of their professor’s lecture. Today, online-based accelerated nursing programs, like Concordia Read the full article…

Categories: Accelerated BSN, Online Coursework
What Concordia Portland ABSN program offers you

5 Things Concordia’s Accelerated Nursing Education Offers You

Your decision to change careers to pursue nursing was certainly a smart one. Now it’s time to consider your nursing school options. While there are a variety of pathways you can take, if you have a non-nursing degree or non-nursing college credits, an accelerated nursing education may be a good fit for you. This not Read the full article…

Categories: Accelerated BSN, Clinicals Rotations, Online Coursework, Uncategorized

5 Tips for Navigating the Nursing School Process at Concordia University

Before applying to our Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN) program, it’s crucial that you know how to navigate the nursing school process, starting with admissions. While there are several key steps you must go through to start the application process for the ABSN program at Concordia University – Portland, the process itself is Read the full article…

Categories: Admissions, Program Eligibility

The BSN Advantage: Start a Diverse Career as a Nurse

When you envision yourself working in the field of nursing, what do you see? Perhaps you’re wearing scrubs and a stethoscope while caring for patients at the bedside. Or maybe you’re wearing a power suit while advocating for patients behind a desk. The good news is, with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree, Read the full article…

Categories: Career Advice, Nursing Inspiration

The Nursing Qualifications You Need at Concordia University

Are you serious about changing careers to become a nurse? If so, now may be a great time to start thinking about what it will take to get there. What nursing qualifications will you need to begin? How will these qualifications and skills position you for success in the future? While these questions may seem Read the full article…

Categories: Admissions, Program Eligibility
Concordia University Portland can help you reach your nursing career goals

How Concordia University Helps You Achieve Your Nursing Career Goals

Changing careers and becoming a nurse is an exciting way to start off the New Year. Especially since registered nurses are in demand due to a retirement wave of current nurses and aging baby boomers in need of more medical care. Before you begin weighing your nursing school options, it’s helpful to set your nursing Read the full article…

Categories: Career Advice, Nursing Inspiration

The Best Advice for Nursing Students

If you’ve been wanting to change careers and become a nurse, now is the time. Whether you’re unsure of what to do with your existing college credits or find yourself looking for a more rewarding career as a registered nurse, Concordia University-Portland’s Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN) program may be the right path Read the full article…

Categories: Career Advice, Nursing Inspiration

How One Student Overcame the Struggle of Getting into Nursing School

Getting into nursing school can seem like a distant goal when you are in the beginning stages of your nursing education. Whether you are still searching for the right nursing program or are in the middle of completing nursing prerequisites, you should know that getting into nursing school takes a lot of work and requires Read the full article…

Categories: Nursing Inspiration, Student Stories

How Concordia University-Portland builds self confidence in clinical nursing students

If you’re looking to invest in a nursing program that builds self-confidence in clinical nursing students, you’ve come to the right place. After all, you want your nursing education to prepare you for a successful career, and practicing with confidence is important in today’s booming healthcare industry. Concordia University’s faculty and staff look to develop Read the full article…

Categories: Accelerated BSN, Clinicals Rotations

[Infographic] Moving to Portland for Nursing School: 5 Reasons Why it’s the Perfect Destination for Students.

Moving to Portland, Oregon for accelerated nursing school is a great choice for anyone looking for an eccentric, down to earth, charming, and lively environment to call home. But that’s just the beginning. If you are looking to become a nurse, Portland offers you so much more than just great scenery. It offers great opportunities. Read the full article…

Categories: Career Advice, Nursing Inspiration, Relocation

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