What Can I do With a Major in Nursing?

Henderson State University offers a Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Related Major Skills

  • Able to Instruct Others
  • Active Listening
  • Adaptability/Flexibility
  • Attention to Detail
  • Concern for Others
  • Critical Thinking
  • Dependability
  • Independence
  • Initiative
  • Integrity
  • Monitoring
  • Oral/Written Expression and Comprehension
  • Social Perceptiveness
  • Stress Tolerance
  • Time Management

Related Career Titles

  • Acute Care         
  • Administrator of Educational Programs   
  • Administrator of Nursing Services             
  • Adolescent Nurse Specialist         
  • Adult Health Care            
  • Ambulatory Care             
  • Ambulatory Child Health               
  • Anesthesia         
  • Cardiovascular  
  • Case Manager
  • College/University faculty            
  • Community Health          
  • Correctional Health        
  • Critical Care       
  • Delivery of Services- Staff Development  
  • Developmental Disabilities           
  • Diabetes Nursing             
  • Emergency Surgical Nurse            
  • Family Nursing      
  • Flight or Transport Nurse
  • Forensic Nurse     
  • Gerontology      
  • Hospital Administrator   
  • Maternity Nursing           
  • Medical-Surgical
  • Mental Health
  • Mental Health Ethnic Specialist
  • Midwife
  • Neonatal
  • Neurological
  • Nurse Researcher
  • Nursing Health Policy
  • Occupational Health/ Industrial Nurse
  • Oncology
  • Orthopedic Nurse
  • Pediatric
  • Physiological Nursing
  • Primary Ambulatory Care             
  • Psychiatric          
  • Psychosocial Nursing      
  • Public Health     
  • Pulmonary          
  • Rehabilitation    
  • Respiratory        
  • School Health
  • Spinal Cord Injury Nurse
  • Staff Development/Educator       
  • Transcultural Nursing
  • Trauma
  • Writer/author/reporter

Potential Employers

  • Ambulatory care centers
  • Armed services
  • Birth centers
  • Businesses and organizations with temporary needs
  • Call centers
  • Centers for nursing research
  • Church-related mission services
  • Clinics: public and private
  • Colleges and universities
  • Community education programs
  • Correctional facilities
  • Daycare centers
  • Diabetes care clinics
  • Dialysis centers
  • Educational institutions
  • Embassies
  • Health maintenance organizations
  • Healthcare advertising agencies
  • Healthcare staffing agencies
  • Healthcare websites
  • Home healthcare agencies
  • Hospices
  • Hospitals
  • Humanitarian organizations
  • Insurance companies
  • Integrated Health Clinics
  • Large corporations
  • Law firms
  • Medical and health publications
  • Medical equipment and supplies manufacturers
  • Medical marketing firms
  • Mental health facilities
  • Military bases
  • Mobile units
  • National Institute for Nursing
  • Nurse-run clinics
  • Nursing care facilities
  • Outpatient surgery centers
  • Peace Corps
  • Pharmaceutical companies
  • Physicians’ offices and medical groups
  • Private households
  • Private voluntary organizations
  • Professional associations
  • Psychiatric hospitals and mental health agencies
  • Public Health Services
  • Public relations firms
  • Public schools
  • Rehabilitation centers
  • Religious organizations
  • Schools of nursing
  • Senior centers
  • Social service agencies
  • State and local health departments
  • Summer camps
  • Teaching hospitals
  • Travel companies
  • Veterans Affairs
  • VISTA
  • Wellness centers
  • World Health Organization

Career Planning Links

Occupational Outlook Handbook:  Nursing

Discover Nursing

Nurse Career Tips

Explore Health Careers

Nurse Without Borders

Campus RN

Choose Nursing

National Council of State Boards of Nursing

Arkansas State Board of Nursing

NCLEX-RN

What Every Nursing Student Should Know When Seeking Employment

Professional Associations

Sigma Theta Tau International: Honor Society for Nurses

Arkansas Nurses Association

National Student Nurses Association

The Ultimate List of Professional Associations for Nurses:  Whatever your nursing specialty, there’s probably an association that offers career information, continuing-education credit, networking opportunities, and other resources to meet your professional needs. This is an extensive list of nursing organizations listed in alphabetical order.