I was a non traditonal student, I started working as a NAR ( nurses Aid regestered) I loved it, so I went back to School.
I was 45 years old when I walked through the doors at the local community college. I took 50 some credits in 3 semesters, I graduated July 27th 2005, Due to my age I just kept on going. I graduated from the RN program July 2007. during the 3 years It took to accomplish this I worked full time nights. My youngest child graduated from High school and a 2 year college, also my Daughter was married, and the day I took my boards My Daugther went into labor but i finished in time was there to watch my Granddaughter being born. AND i passed my State Board test.