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What Can I Do With a Major in Nursing?







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Career Titles

  • Acute Care  
  • Administrator of Educational Programs 
  • Administrator of Nursing Services 
  • Adolescent Nurse Specialist
  • Adult Health Care 
  • Ambulatory Care 
  • Ambulatory Child Health 
  • Anesthesia 
  • Art Therapist
  • Athletic Trainer
  • Audiologist
  • Camp Nurse
  • Cardiovascular 
  • Case Manager
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Chemical Dependency
  • Chiropractor
  • Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • College/University Faculty
  • Community Health  
  • Correctional Health 
  • Critical Care 
  • Diabetes Nurse
  • Dialysis Nurse
  • Emergency Room Nurse
  • Emergency Surgical Nurse
  • Family Nursing 
  • Flight Transport
  • Forensics Nurse
  • Geriatric & Long Term Care Nurse
  • Gerontology 
  • Gynecology/Obstetric
  • Home Health Nurse
  • Hospice Nurse
  • Hospital Administrator
  • IV Therapy
  • Maternity Nurse
  • Medical-Surgical 
  • Mental Health
  • Midwife
  • Neonatal
  • Neurological
  • Nurse Aide
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Nurse Researcher
  • Nursing Health Policy
  • Occupational Health
  • Office Nurse
  • Oncology 
  • Orthopedic Nurse
  • Palliative Care
  • Pediatric
  • Pharmaceutical Sales
  • Physical Therapist
  • Physiological Nursing
  • Post-Operative Nurse
  • Pre-Operative Nurse
  • Private Duty Nurse
  • Professor
  • Psychiatric Nurse
  • Psychosocial Nurse
  • Quality Assurance Nurse
  • Recreational Therapist
  • Registered Nurse
  • Rehabilitation Nurse
  • Researcher
  • Respiratory Nurse
  • School Health
  • Speech Pathologist
  • Spinal Cord Injury Nurse
  • Staff Development
  • Surgical Nurse
  • Transcultural Nursing
  • Trauma Nurse
  • Traveling Nurse
  • Urology Nurse
  • Veterans Affairs

Employers
  • Blood Banks
  • Bureau of Prisons
  • Cardiac Care Units
  • Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
  • Clinics
  • Colleges and Universities
  • Corporate Health Services
  • Critical Care Units
  • Department of Health & Human Services
  • Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation
  • Educational Settings
  • Food and Drug Administration
  • Food and Nutrition Services
  • Health Care Agencies
  • Health Maintenance Organizations
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice
  • Hospitals
  • Insurance Companies
  • Laboratories
  • Maternal & Child Health Bureau
  • Medical Centers
  • Military
  • National Institute of Health
  • Nursing Homes
  • Outpatient Care Facilities
  • Penal and Correctional Facilities
  • Physicians Offices
  • Poison Control Centers
  • Private Practice
  • Public Health Agencies
  • Recreational Facilities
  • Rehabilitation Centers
  • Retirement Centers
  • School Systems
  • Social Service Agencies

Skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to quickly establish rapport
  • Able to instruct others
  • Active listening
  • Adaptability/flexibility
  • Attention to detail
  • Concern for others
  • Critical thinking
  • Dependability
  • Excellent customer and personal service
  • Independence
  • Initiative
  • Integrity
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of organizations, politics, and the health care system
  • Leadership
  • Monitoring
  • Oral/written expression and comprehension
  • Social perceptiveness
  • Stress tolerance
  • Time management

Salary Information 

NACE (National Association of Colleges and Employers) Summer 2018 Average Starting Salary:
  • Registered Nursing Bachelors Degree: $58,042

Average Salary of SNC Nursing Graduates:

  • No salary data available

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