Are you looking for an exciting and rewarding new career? Do you have a drive to help people and to give back to your community? If so, you might want to consider nursing. It’s a highly competitive field with a number of unique specializations. It’s not an easy field to break into, unless of course you have the kind of knowledge and training that a potential employer just can’t ignore. That’s the kind of training that Athena can provide. With two locations, one in Toledo which is only a short drive away from Bowling Green, OH and one in Cleveland for those looking for a change of scenery, Athena Career Academy is located conveniently for those throughout Northwest Ohio. But we’re not just convenient; we’re also a highly prestigious institution. In fact, Athena is one of the most acclaimed nursing schools in the state. One of our most acclaimed programs is our Practical Nursing program. Here are a few of the many advantages of the program, and our institution itself.
- The average medical school takes a good four years to complete, if not longer. Here at Athena we believe that thorough education can still be delivered efficiently. Most programs at the school, including the practical nursing program, can be completed within a single calendar year. If you must take evening classes the program can take up to 18 months, but if you devote yourself to it fully you can certainly finish it in 12.
- The average medical school costs more than $280,000 a year. In contrast, Athena Career Academy costs less than $20,000 per year. This is, remarkably, less than a tenth of the average price of medical school.
- There are a huge rang of courses and specializations taught at Athena Career Academy, including anatomy/physiology, fundamentals of nursing, pharmacology, obstetrics, pediatrics, medical/surgical nursing, geriatrics and IV therapy. This essentially means that whatever specialization you want to get into Athena Career Academy can help get your prepared.
- Here at Athena Career Academy we prepare you for all elements of nursing. We’ll not only teach you about the things you need to know, we’ll give you hands on experience with them to make sure that you’re completely ready for the demands of the profession. We’ll also give you socialization training to make sure you’ll be able to communicate effectively with your patients.
Here at Athena a full 85% of our students go on to rewarding careers in nursing. There’s no reason why you couldn’t do so as well. So if you’re a Bowling Green, OH resident who’s interested in finding a rewarding new career, one where they will have the ability to help people and earn a great living in the process you should certainly consider applying to Athena Career Academy today.