Nursing has countless career paths. Here are some areas to consider:
- Choose the work environment that suits you best, including hospital, school, research, outpatient clinic, information technology, medical group, or home health.
- Choose a clinical specialty that interests you most, such as operating room, labor and delivery, medical-surgical, oncology, pediatrics, critical care, or mental health.
Read the article "Men in Nursing" from our Pulse, Summer/Fall 2008 issue.
Maurine Church Coburn School of Nursing
The Maurine Church Coburn School of Nursing offers an associate of science degree leading to licensure as a registered nurse (RN), as well as professional and community health education courses. The program is offered in partnership with Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula. Learn more about this program.
Maurine Church Coburn School of Nursing Alumni Newsletter
Winter 2014 Issue 1
The Nursing and Health Sciences Department at Hartnell College offers four programs: Registered nursing; vocational nursing; emergency medical technician (EMT); and certified nursing assistant (CNA).
The associate degree nursing program (ADN) at Cabrillo College is designed to prepare the student to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nursing (NCLEX-RN).
The California State Board of Registered Nursing web site provides a list of approved nursing schools in California offering a variety of programs.