Personal Statement: A Career As A Nurse

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As cliché as it may sound, I consider graduating college one of my greatest personal achievements. Before I even began sending out college applications I decided that I was going to pursue a Bachelors of Science in Nursing. What makes this choice unique is that from the beginning I knew that I had no desire to pursue a career in nursing. My goal has always been to work on the business side of the hospital, but I chose this degree solely to gain a better understanding of the challenges faced by those on the clinical side of the hospital. Despite the underlying knowledge that I had no intention of becoming a nurse, I pushed myself every day to learn as much as I could about this field. Out of over 700 students who chose “Nursing” as their

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