Are there loans available specifically for nursing students?
Yes. They are regulated by HRSA, The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.
Where can I apply for nursing student loans?
Same place you would for any student loan: at the student financial aid office of the school or college where you are or intend to be enrolled.
What kind of degree programs can I get nursing student loans for?
HRSA approves loans for individuals that want to pursue a course of study leading to a diploma, associate, baccalaureate or graduate degree in nursing.
I can only attend nursing school part time (or half time) Can I still qualify got a nursing loan?
Absolutely. The HRSA's Nursing Student Loan program provides long-term, low-interest rate loans to full-time and half-time students.
Other than my financial status, are there other eligibility requirements?
Yes. An applicant is eligible to apply for this loan if: