Mesa, Arizona Nursing Schools and Programs

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Mesa, Arizona is located about 20 miles due east of the state capital of Phoenix. The city is in what’s known as the East Valley section of the greater Phoenix Metropolitan Area. Given it’s close proximity to Phoenix and due to region’s well-developed highway system, many individuals who work in Mesa commute from other cities in and around the Phoenix Metropolitan Area.

Mesa is the third-largest city in Arizona, Phoenix being the first and Tucson being the second. Mesa is also one of the larger cities in the United States. With nearly 500,000 residents as of 2011, this “Bedroom Community” is larger than more well-known cities including Miami, Minneapolis, St. Louis, Atlanta and Cleveland.

Mesa is also home to the Polytechnic campus of Arizona State University, as well as several schools that offer superb nursing programs, including, Pima Medical Institute and Mesa Community College. Both Pima Medical Institute and Mesa Community College offer programs that can prepare you to become a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Registered Nurse (RN).

The requirements for practicing as a nursing in Mesa are the same as the rest of the state. You must have a degree from an approved program and pass a state exam.

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Search our database of online and campus based Nursing programs in Mesa, AZ. If you’re interested in a program in a specific location make sure to enter your zip code before performing your search.

Browse Mesa, Arizona nursing schools:

  • Pima Medical Institute – Mesa
    Location:
    Mesa, AZ
    Student Enrollment: 550
    Type of School: Private
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate, LPN-to-RN, LPN

  • Mesa Community College
    Location:
    Mesa, AZ
    Student Enrollment: 24,000
    Type of School: Public
    College Accredited: Yes
    Offers Online Programs: No
    Degree Programs: Associate


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