Friday, Missouri State University hosted its annual Nurse for a Day workshop.
The high school students who attended got to take part in hands-on activities inside the nursing simulation center.
They also toured campus and heard from nurses about what the profession is really like.
"The Nurse for a Day program offers them the opportunity to find out what direction they want to go in into college,” says Kami Gollhofer, MSU nursing academic advisor. “Anytime you have a competitive entry major, like nursing, it's good to get as much of a head start as you possibly can."
MSU's nursing program has a 100 percent job placement rate for graduates.
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