Top 14 Reasons to Join the Army Nurse Corps
Army Medical Department- Be a part of a world-class healthcare organization.
Respect- Earn respect as an Army officer.
Military Benefits- Numerous benefits are available as an Army officer to include medical and dental care, an accession bonus and educational loan repayment.
You are an Army of One!! You can make a difference, while being part of a team.
Nursing Roles- Experience diverse nursing roles and positions.
Unique Nursing Assignments- Explore opportunities not available in the civilian sector.
Regular Promotions with Pay Increases- Experience promotions, salary increases and increases in leadership opportunities.
Specialty Training- Option to attend one of four specialty courses in critical care, perioperative, OB/Gyn or psych-mental health nursing.
Educational Development- Civilian and military educational development is highly encouraged.
Challenges- Army nursing challenges you to grow professionally and personally.
Opportunities- Numerous opportunities await you as an Army officer such as travel, 30 days paid vacation and discount lodging.
Retirement Plan- The best retirement plan going- 20 years of service draws 50% of base pay plus full military benefits.
Preceptorship Program- New graduates are teamed with an experienced nurse at first duty assignment.
Service to Country- Experience the pride of being an officer in the U.S. Army!