The career of nurses is growing fast that there is a need for more and more of nursing schools. Natural calamities like an earthquake or a tsunami creates so much of sickness and ill health that innumerable nurses are wanted and many a time the required number of nurses are not available. There are more and more of hospitals public and private in villages and cities. The more the number of hospitals the greater the number of nurses wanted. In a word nursing schools should be many and the youngsters must be encouraged to take up nursing as a profession
In the US alone there are more than fifty nursing schools and colleges affiliated to the various universities and accredited by the Commission of college education. These universities have graduate courses of 6 semesters and post graduation courses of 4 semesters.
Some of the universities that have accredited nursing schools are ‘Chamberlain College of Nursing’ ‘University of Phoenix’ ‘Keiser University’ ‘Colorado University’ ‘South University.’ The admission process is based on a written examination and an interview. These universities offer scholarship and financial help too. Some universities extend housing facilities.