Rue Education Announces $5,000 Back to School RN Scholarship

Rue Education will award a scholarship covering all required nursing courses valued up to $5,000 for an Associate in Nursing degree for their RN Bridge Program.

Clearwater, FL, August 10, 2015 --( Rue Education is ready to get eager students back to school and help them take one big step closer to obtaining their RN. This scholarship is awarded to assist an individual in pursuing their RN education and ASN degree through Rue Education’s RN Bridge Program. This scholarship will be awarded to one eligible recipient after they get started with Rue Education’s RN Bridge Program, and will cover all required nursing courses, valued up to $5,000.

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median salary from 2012 of Registered Nurses was $65,470. RN jobs are expected to grow by 19% from 2012-2022, which is faster than the national average for all other occupations. The number of jobs added within this period is over 525,000. For those looking to pursue a career in nursing, the entry-level education for RNs is an Associate’s degree. The advantage of a 2-year degree requirement means prospective nurses can utilize fast-track RN programs such as Rue Education to quickly and conveniently complete their RN education. This scholarship is designed as a stepping stone to help prospective RNs take the next step in their education.

Scholarship details:

Qualified applicants are eligible – LPN/LVNs, Respiratory Therapists, and Paramedics that start with Rue Education in August will be qualified to apply for the Rue Education Back to School Scholarship.
Awarded after Aug 31 – Eligible recipients whom have applied after meeting the requirements will be notified if they have been selected as a scholarship recipient.
Covers all nursing courses up to $5,000 – This generous scholarship covers all nursing courses required for Rue Education’s RN Bridge program, a value up to $5,000. More details and conditions can be found on the scholarship page of their website, along with the application.

About Rue Education: For over 25 years, Rue Education has helped over 100,000 individuals earn credit towards their nursing degree and pursue their RN education. To meet the high demands of RN careers and the working adults of all ages that are looking to go back to school, Rue’s RN bridge program is designed to be flexible and focused. There are no waitlists to get started and no set schedules. Their program is online and self-paced with tutor-assistance built in. Students can study as fast or as slow as they choose and academic support is available for customer service. More information is available online at Rue Education’s scholarship page at or by calling 1-800-479-2941.
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Josh Ford