Tell Me About Nursing

What You Should Know

  • Nursing is the largest health care profession, with over 3 million jobs.
  • Nursing is one of the five occupations projected to have the largest numbers of new jobs.
  • Earnings are above average, particularly for advanced practice nurses who have additional graduate level education.

What Nurses Do

Work Environment for Nurses

How to Become a Registered Nurse

Registered Nurse Salaries

Employment Prospects

Related Occupations

Accreditation Status

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Revised June 16, 2019