Career Opportunities for Majors in Nursing


The career path for today’s nurses stretches from patients’ bedside to corporate boardrooms - with opportunities to advance into treatment, education, management, and other professional tracks. Build that foundation at Rutgers. Our nursing major is grounded in the liberal arts and sciences and leads to a bachelor of science in nursing, the professional degree in the field. Rutgers trains its nurses in on-campus simulation laboratories and places them in hands-on clinical rotations at more than 50 hospitals and healthcare organizations. Rutgers graduates nurses who are critical thinkers, well equipped to pursue advanced education in nursing.

A Sample Of Related Occupations

Chief Nursing Officer Nurse Practioner Physicians Assistant
Dental Hygienist Nursing Assistant Podiatrist
EMT Occupational Therapy Assistant Psychiatric Technician
Health Administrator Optometrist Social Worker
Hospital Technicians Paramedic Supervisory Clinical Nurse
Lead Clinical Nurse Personal Care Aide
Medical Doctor Phlebotamist

Types of Employers

Private & Nonprofit Organizations
Ambulatory Health Care Services Hospitals Offices of Physicians
Clinics Laboratories Rehabilitation Facilities
Health Service Providers Medical Centers Residential Care Facilities
Home Health Services Nursing Care Facilities Schools
Government Agencies
American Red Cross Department of Health and Human Services Nursing Homes
Center for Disease Control Department of Veterans Affairs Public Health Service
Center for Health Promotion & Education Health Resources & Services Admin State Departments of Health
Consumer Product Safety Commission National Institutes of Health U.S. Armed Forces

Jobs Obtained by Rutgers Graduates - First Jobs of Recent Graduates - Nursing

Organization Job Title
Saint Peter's Healthcare System Pediatric Registered Nurse
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Nurse Extern
University of Maryland Registered Nurses
Saint Peter's University Hospital Registered Nurses
St. Joseph's Health Patient Care Associate
Seattle Children's Registered Nurses
Cooper University Hospital Registered Nurses
Saint Peter's University Hospital Patient Care Technician
Johns Hopkins University Registered Nurses
Saint Barnabas Medical Center Registered Nurses
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Jobs Obtained by Rutgers Graduates - Jobs of Experienced Alumni - Nursing

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