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My goal is to be a skillful nurse with the BSN program. I look forward to continuing my studies further, but it was very hard to go back to school after so many years. It was hard for me to attend school after work, and with family responsibilities, with 4 year old baby. I feared of attending an online school because of all the negative comments and rumors regarding online education-‘some schools are not recognized’. However, there were more cons than pros when I consider not going to school online. With that in mind, I looked for possible schools to attend. My co-worker introduced me to GCU and I thought it would be right choice for me.
My most fearful experience can be similar to all foreigner students. The first thing that I was scared of in New York was taking the NCLEX exam. I was afraid of not only failing the test, but also of what people would say about me if I didn’t do well. I didn’t want my friends and family, who have had high expectations of me, and I would let them down. At a certain point, I swallowed up my fear and prepared for the exam. I went to the library and took every review book, studied well at home, and took a Kaplan program that my husband encouraged me to take. I learned from the rationale to find out why the other answers are wrong instead of looking for which answer is right. I was hard working and determined to pass the exam. As a result, I did surprisingly well on my NCLEX. It was from that point on that I realized that you should not let fear take over your life because it can stop you from fulfilling your dreams. That’s how I overcame my fear, by hardworking…...

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