Learn how Aspen University is responding to COVID-19.

What to Expect in Nursing School Clinicals

Starting your clinical rotations is an exhilarating time in nursing school, but all of that excitement can also stir up butterflies. Don’t fret! Nursing school clinicals are your opportunity to learn how to care for patients, find your nursing style and types of nursing you most enjoy, and hone your skills with confidence. To help … Keep Reading

5 Tips for Taking Online Nursing Classes

Are you considering hybrid or online nursing classes? You’re in luck! Technological advances have made it easy for students to complete online degree programs from anywhere in the world. In 2020, an estimated 84% of new undergraduate students enrolled in online degree programs, and 16% in certification or licensure. The unique flexibility that virtual classes … Keep Reading

9 Perfect Holiday Gifts for Students

Ah, the holidays! That beloved time of year when many of us also stress out about finding the perfect gift for the important people in our lives. It can be even more difficult when you’re shopping for a loved one who has gone back to school. These busy adult students are trying to balance their … Keep Reading

6 Tips for a Successful DNP Project

A Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) is a terminal degree that prepares registered nurses to perform at the highest level of nursing practice. A significant part of the DNP program includes a project and practicum that allows doctoral candidates to implement an evidence-based practice change in a healthcare facility. Coming at a critical point in … Keep Reading

Nursing Resume Do’s and Don’ts: How to Craft a Strong Resume

It’s time to find a nursing job, and the first step is making sure your resume is top-tier. But what should you have on your nursing resume? What are hiring managers looking for? What should a registered nurse resume look like? Whether you’re a new nurse getting their start or an experienced RN seeking a … Keep Reading

10 Things Everyone Should Know Before Starting Nursing School

Congratulations on your decision to become a registered nurse! While this is an essential first step to landing your dream healthcare job, there are many things you should know before you begin your studies and start your nursing journey. Now is a great time to manage your expectations about your pre-licensure and nursing school demands … Keep Reading

Common Nursing Interview Questions and How to Answer Them

Searching for a nursing job is exhausting, from filling out applications, uploading your resume and cover letter to passing readiness tests and assessments. By the time you finally land an interview, the process can be overwhelming. Nursing job interviews can feel intimidating for even the most experienced nurse, but interviewing can be something you conquer … Keep Reading

What Is Nurse Burnout and How Do I Manage It?

In my early nursing days, I worked in a neuro/trauma unit. I was so thrilled to be there that I swore to do everything in my power to be the best advocate for patient care. So like any other nurse, I spent the first 18 months of my career running on pure adrenaline. That was … Keep Reading

COVID-19 Update and FAQs

New Notice 12/01/2021 Aspen University has opened the following locations between Summer and Fall 2021. At this time, the rise in COVID-19 positive cases due to the Delta and other variants requires adjustments in safety protocols for the following locations:   1660 S. Albion St. Suite 225 Denver CO 80222 4605 E. Elwood St. Suite 300 and 100 Phoenix AZ 85040 4615 E. Elwood St. … Keep Reading