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Career Opportunities in Nursing

Pitt-Johnstown's RealWorld Career Services can help you identify additional career opportunities in nursing.

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Career opportunities in Nursing are many and varied. Some require advanced education beyond the baccalaureate degree, such as a master’s degree in nursing. Certification is also available for many specialty areas of nursing practice.

Nurse Administrator:

  • Nurse Manager
  • CEO of Nursing Services

Nurse Clinician:

  • Gerontology
  • Acute Care
  • Maternal-child
  • Psychiatric
  • Community Health
  • Critical Care
  • Ambulatory Care
  • Surgical
  • Medical
  • Oncology
  • Emergency

Nurse Educator:

  • University Faculty
  • Staff Nurse Educator
  • Patient Education Specialist

Nurse Practitioner:

  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
  • Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
  • Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
  • Nurse Midwife
  • Nurse Anesthetist

Nurse Specialist:

  • Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Diabetic Nurse Specialist
  • Wound Care Management Nurse Specialist
  • Ostomy Care Nurse Specialist

Nurse Genetic Counselor

Nurse Informatician

Nurse Researcher

School Nurse