Opportunities in Nursing

Career Opportunities

Today, nurses practice in a variety of settings. An Associate Degree in Nursing from NHTI, Concord's Community College (NHTI) provides an excellent foundation for these and other nursing opportunities. It will serve as a stepping stone for a fulfilling, lifetime career as a nurse.

Here is just a sampling of specialty areas from within the nursing profession:

  • Ambulatory (same day) Care
  • Burn Care
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Emergency
  • Geriatrics
  • Home Care
  • Intensive Care (ICU)
  • Medical Telemetry
  • Mother/Baby Care
  • Occupational Health
  • Oncology
  • Operating Room
  • Pediatrics
  • Psychiatric Nursing
  • Recovery/Step Down
  • Rehabilitation
  • Renal Dialysis
  • School Nurse

Transfer Opportunities

Department Chairs and the Career Counseling and Placement Office assist students who wish to continue their education at other colleges or universities. A number of formal and informal articulation agreements exist and are specific to particular majors. Students who plan to transfer to other colleges or universities should meet with their Department Chair, the Director of Career Counseling and Placement and the affiliated institution for advice and assistance.

Institutions with current articulation agreements in place

More information about transferring to other institutions

Disclaimer: Transfer policies vary from institution to institution. The receiving college or university has sole discretion in determining the amount of credit to be awarded. Students should not make assumptions about which credits are transferable even if an articulation agreement exists. Whether a student is transferring into or out of NHTI, it is the student's responsibility to contact the appropriate person at the receiving institution in order to discuss their policy, learn what documentation is required and, finally, to determine and confirm transferable credit.

Accreditation Information

The NHTI Nursing Associate Degree program is approved by the New Hampshire Board of Nursing (NHBON), 121 South Fruit Street, Concord, NH 03301;(603) 271-2323; www.nh.gov/nursing. The Program is also accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326; (404) 975-5000; www.acenursing.org.

NHTI nursing student

Mary Jean Byer
Nursing Department Chair
(603) 271-6484 x4272

31 College Drive
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 230-4011

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