Diploma in Nursing

The diploma in nursing program combines classroom and clinical instruction, often earned in a hospital-based school, usually over three years. Students awarded a diploma in nursing are qualified to sit for the NCLEX-RN and apply for licensure as a registered nurse.

Nursing Schools around the country that offer similar programs.

Alabama Nursing Schools

  • Herzing University-Birmingham
    • Programs Offered

      • Diploma in Practical Nursing
      • LPN to RN Bridge
      • MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner
      • MSN - Nursing Education
      • MSN - Nursing Management


      CCNE & NLNAC

Arkansas Nursing Schools

California Nursing Schools

  • Chaffey College
    • Programs Offered

      • Associate Degree in Nursing
      • Certified Nursing Assistant/Home Health Aide
      • Vocational Nursing



  • Dominican University of California
    • Programs Offered

      • LVN to BSN
      • LVN to RN
      • MSN Clinical Nurse Leader
      • Accelerated ADN/RN to MSN



Colorado Nursing Schools

  • Allan Hancock College
    • Programs Offered

      • Certified Nursing Assisting (CNA)
      • Certified Home Health Aide (HHA)
      • Licensed Vocational Nursing (LVN)
      • Registered Nursing (RN)
      • LVN-to-RN



Delaware Nursing Schools

Maryland Nursing Schools

  • Coppin State University
    • Programs Offered

      • Certified Nursing Assistant Training Program
      • Traditional BSN
      • RN to BSN
      • Accelerated BSN for 2nd Degree Students
      • Master of Science in Nursing
      • FNP Post Master's Certificate



Minnesota Nursing Schools

  • Central Lakes College
    • Programs Offered

      • Nursing A.S. for LPNs
      • Nursing Assistant Certificate
      • Practical Nursing Diploma


      Minnesota Board of Nursing

Rhode Island Nursing Schools

Wisconsin Nursing Schools

  • Marquette University
    • Programs Offered

      • BSN
      • Honors BSN
      • BSN w/ Psychology
      • BSN for ROTC
      • MSN
      • MSN Direct Entry
      • RN Direct Entry
      • DNP
      • PhD