Registered Nurse

Registered Nurses work with medical doctors to treat patients. Many choose to specialize in a field such as oncology or pediatrics. If you have an eye for detail and enjoy caring for people, a career as an RN might be the perfect fit.

What You'll Do

As a Registered Nurse, you’ll:

  • Working on teams with other healthcare professionals
  • Recording patients’ medical histories and symptoms
  • Performing diagnostic tests
  • Administering treatments and medications
  • Monitoring and counseling patients


  • Caregiving
  • Communication and Collaboration
  • Problem Solving


Want to be a Registered Nurse?

Explore the education and training opportunities currently available through Louisiana’s 13 community and technical college campuses across the state.

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Total Working Population

High School Diploma

No High School Diploma

High School + Post Secondary Credential

Louisiana Calling

9331 Bluebonnet Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA 70810

1-844-LA-CALLS (1-844-522-2557)