People want to get the best education from the best schools in the world. Nursing is a highly recognized and respected profession globally, following the rising need for medical attention and the out-break of the coronavirus; the world currently needs good nurses who can help meet up with the work that needs to be done by people in this profession.
Nursing is among the best jobs in the world, judging from its importance and its salary rate. In Canada, registered nurses are paid an average salary of about $80,000 per year, while more experienced ones are paid an average of about $90,000 per year. This is among the best salary rate you can get in Canada 2021; this is from the statistics of the best jobs in Canada 2021.
How long will I study to become a nurse?
In most countries, nursing will require about five years of study before one can be qualified to work as a nurse, while in some are for four years; a nursing student in Nigeria will use about five years to study in the university before becoming a nurse. While in some other countries it’s for four years.
Type of Nurse Degree/Path How Many Years of College/Nursing School
CNA Certificate 4 -12 weeks
LPN/LVN Diploma 12 – 18 months
Registered Nurse (RN) Associate’s (ADN) 1.5 – 3 years
Registered Nurse (RN) RN to BSN 1 – 1.5 years
Registered Nurse (RN) BSN/Already have Bachelor’s Degree 1.5 to 2 years
Registered Nurse (RN) Bachelor’s (BSN) 3 – 4 years
Nurse Practioner (NP) Master’s (MSN) 2 – 4 years after BSN
Top 20 universities to study nursing in the world
The following institutions are rated the best globally; the rating was based on the efficiency of the students they produce and the way students are being taught while in school. The Universities are;
- Duke University
- Georgetown UniversityJohns Hopkins University
- Johns Hopkins University
- New York University
- University of Pennsylvania
- University of Michigan
- University of California Los Angeles
- University of Washington
- Emory University
- University of Maryland
- The University of Illinois in Chicago
- The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
- University of Texas (Austin, Texas)
- Yale University (New Haven, Connecticut)
- Boston College (Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts)
- Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio
- Purdue University (West Lafayette, Indiana)
- University of Florida (Gainesville, Florida)
- Ohio State University (Columbus, Ohio)
- University of Pittsburgh
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You can apply for any of the above-listed universities; good enough, some of them offer online classes and as well offer post-graduate programs in nursing.