Learn how Aspen University is responding to COVID-19.


Why It’s Still The Best Time For Nursing School


The COVID-19 pandemic continues to highlight the importance of educating and growing the nursing workforce.  Here are seven reasons why it is still the best time for nursing school. Nursing is the #1 most trusted profession in America, and that won’t change any time soon.  For the past 18 years, nurses have been the most … Keep Reading

How Aspen Took the BSN Pre-Licensure Program Online During COVID-19


Not so long ago, attending a nursing program meant losing control over your schedule to participate in a brick-and-mortar program. Fortunately, a rise in technology and the availability of accredited online nursing school programs have made it possible for busy parents and professionals to advance their careers by fitting online education into the times that … Keep Reading

Tips For a Mom’s First Year Out Of Nursing School


Please enjoy this guest post from Sarah Jividen of Mother Nurse Love:   Are you almost done with nursing school? Your first year out of nursing school will be an exciting one! You will finally be in charge of your own patient assignments, with exciting opportunities to utilize your clinical and hands-on nursing skillset.  But there … Keep Reading

COVID-19 Update and FAQs


To Our Aspen Community: As you are aware, the COVID-19 pandemic has altered many of our daily lives.  Our hearts are with everyone around the world who has been affected by the COVID-19 outbreak, and we are unbelievably appreciative of all who are working hard to keep our communities healthy and safe — many of … Keep Reading

I Failed High School Science. Can I Still Be a Nurse?


You’ve decided you want to be a nurse. For as long as you can remember, you have dreamed about caring for others. Perhaps a family member was a nurse? The sight of blood doesn’t even phase you. There’s only one problem. You didn’t pass high school science. Are your dreams of becoming a nurse over? … Keep Reading