It's that time of year again when students start back to school and high school seniors begin to apply to schools to advance their education.
Those considering careers in nursing should check out some of my articles on TheNursingSite.com such as assistance in selecting accredited nursing programs and searching for ways to finance their nursing education with grants, loans and scholarships.
For students who are still unsure about their choices, you might want to read some of these articles Before You Decide to Become a Nurse.
And for young men considering a career in nursing here are some resources just for you.
Nursing is a fine and noble profession with growing opportunities for men and women of all ages. It is the fastest growing profession in the health care field and as older nurses begin to retire, the need for nurses will continue to grow. The Great Recession put a damper on hiring for some time, but that it easing now and nurses and new grads who are willing to relocate are finding multiple opportunities. The large metropolitan areas are also opening up opportunities for new grads.