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  Useful Nursing Web Sites

Nursing Career Sites

National Student Nursing Association Career Center - Allows visitors to explore nursing as a career. Contains information regarding school selection and career planning.

Discover Nursing - The site discusses nursing benefits and salaries, status of the job market, specialties, and educational program options. - This site lists a variety of nursing specialties. The site is sponsored by the Coalition for Nursing Careers in California.

Nursing General

National Institutes of Health

Educational Sites

Petersons Educational Portal - Provides general information on identifying universities, admissions essay assistance, scholarships and financial aid.

U.S. Department of Education - Student Portal lists resources for planning for college and find and pay for college.

Nursing Associations

American Nursing Association

National League of Nursing

Minority Nurse

National Black Nurses Association

National Association of Hispanic Nurses

American Association of Critical-Care Nursing (AACN)

American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)

American Nephrology Nurses' Association) (ANNA)

American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA)

Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (ANAC)


National Student Nursing Association

Sigma Theta Tau International



Regional Boards of Nursing

District of Columbia Board of Nursing

Maryland Board of Nursing

Virginia Board of Nursing