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MythBusters: I Can't Afford a Private College

Posted on Tue, Jan 07, 2014

A college education is an important investment in your future. Paying for college, however, can be very intimidating. But before you say to yourself, “I can’t afford to go to a private college,” you should explore all of the opportunities that exist to help you pursue your education.  At Nebraska Methodist College, students have a number of financial aid options.

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Topics: healthcare education, financial aid, healthcare scholarships

BSN and MSN Nursing Grads Finding Jobs Faster than Average

Posted on Thu, Dec 12, 2013

Nursing graduates with bachelor’s or master’s degrees are finding jobs soon after they graduate, according to a recent survey by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN).

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Topics: nurse education, nursing

Why Should I Get My BSN Degree? Peggy Dyer Answers.

Posted on Fri, Dec 06, 2013

Many registered nurses who have received their ADN are faced with the decision of going back to school to advance their education. 

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Topics: nurse education, student spotlight, RN to BSN

Professional Development Offers Career-Enhancing Knowledge and Skills

Posted on Wed, Dec 04, 2013

Nebraska Methodist College’s Professional Development department offers a number of live and online programs in order to help nurses and health professionals grow their knowledge and skills to enhance their careers. NMC’s Professional Development offerings include both Continuing Education and Professional Education programs.

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Topics: healthcare education, Professional Development

Nebraska Methodist College is Thankful

Posted on Tue, Nov 26, 2013

With Thanksgiving coming up in a few days, we thought that we would take a break and tell you about all the things we are thankful for. We hope that you are able to spend time with friends and family this week and give thanks to the many blessings in your life.

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Topics: just for fun

Rural Areas Need DNP-Prepared Nurses to Lead Care

Posted on Mon, Nov 18, 2013

This week is National Nurse Practitioner Week so we thought we would take a look at the need for the family nurse practitioner, especially in rural areas. In our own state of Nebraska, rural areas illustrate several concerning healthcare trends found in similar communities throughout the nation.

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Topics: Family Nurse Practitioner, National Nurse Practitioner Week, nursing

NMC Nursing Student Organizes Event to Honor Fellow Veterans

Posted on Thu, Nov 07, 2013

Christina Alkire isn't your average nursing student at Nebraska Methodist College. Yes, she worries about upcoming tests, studies nonstop and tries to balance school time with family time, like the rest of her classmates.

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Topics: student organizations, student spotlight, military, nursing

A Thank You From Helen Zelfel

Posted on Wed, Nov 06, 2013

Last week, we posted on Facebook announcing that Helen Zelfel will be retiring after 30 years of unprecedented service to Nebraska Methodist College. We all know how wonderful Helen is but we were blown away by how many of you commented and "liked" the post wishing Helen happiness in her retirement.

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Topics: just for fun, retirement

Dress to Impress: What to Wear to Your Next Job Interview

Posted on Wed, Oct 30, 2013

Tis the season for costumes of all kinds — zombies, vampires and witches, among many others. However, if you have an upcoming job interview, unlike your Halloween costume, it’s important to choose an outfit that won’t scare away your future employer.

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Topics: student life, allied health career, nursing

Bachelor’s Program Prepares Students for Advanced Careers in Medical Imaging

Posted on Wed, Oct 23, 2013

Careers in medical imaging are great for individuals who are tech-savvy and have a keen eye for capturing the perfect image. Medical imaging professionals use high-tech imaging equipment and computers to produce detailed images that allow physicians to diagnose disease or trauma in patients.

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Topics: new programs, allied health career, rad tech program