Asked by: Leilei Neres
asked in category: General Last Updated: 19th February, 2020

What is LPN BSN?

Basically there's two degree paths to the job title of registered nurse. You can become a registered nurse by earning either an Associate's Degree in Nursing (ADN) or Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN). No matter the path taken, registered nurses have a broader scope of responsibilities than LPNs.

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In this way, is LPN higher than BSN?

LPNs usually provide more basic nursing care and are responsible for the comfort of the patient. RNs on the other hand, primarily administer medication, treatments, and offer educational advice to patients and the public. LPNs earn your ADN or BSN degree online in up to 1/2 the time and cost of traditional programs.

Secondly, how long is LPN to BSN? four years

People also ask, can a LPN get a BSN?

A licensed practical nurse (LPN) who wants to advance his or her career can earn a bachelor's degree in nursing (BSN) through a bridge program. Online LPN-to-BSN programs allows students to pursue competitive job opportunities or specialize in a certain area, such as wound care, pediatrics, or gerontology.

What kind of degree does an LPN have?

There are two academic tracks that a student can take before sitting for the National Council Licensure Exam (NCLEX-PN) and ultimately becoming a licensed practical nurse (LPN): associate degree or diploma.

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