In the past ten years the number of smokers and smoking related illnesses has decreased in the state of Arizona. This is thanks no doubt to the tireless work of Arizona nurses across the state monitoring and caring for the health of their patients.
It’s true, ‘Zonies love their healthcare. And why wouldn’t they? They have some of the best nurses in the world! If you’ve ever considered becoming an Arizona nurse, whether it be as an LPN, an RN or a CNA, now has never been a better time to start.
Browse the list of schools below and find the one that works best for you. With campuses across the state from Phoenix to Tucson and Flagstaff our fully accredited nursing schools can help guide you down the path towards your desired career. Thinking of switching careers and becoming a nurse? Don’t have a lot of time on your hands these days? Don’t worry; we have several quality online learning options as well. Click the button to contact the school of your choice and start today!
As an Arizonan nurse you will:
- Assist patients in hospitals, care homes and outpatient centers
- Carry out minor medical procedures
- Create and implement patient care plans
- Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients.
Some career figures for nursing professionals in Arizona:
- Average annual salary: $50,450
- Currently employed: 7,590
- Employment outlook: 22% growth
- Most popular degrees: Bachelor’s, Associate’s
Figures courtesy of the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Employment & Wages database.