This was the 29th state in the country. The state was once a separate part of the country until it ratified the constitution. Des Moines is the capital of the state. It is known for the large agricultural business that is over $10 billion. It is one of the leading producers of corn in the nation. There are also several forests in the state that supply much of the country’s wood used for building. The Herbert
Hoover birthplace is a popular attraction among tourists.
Outlook for Nurses
If you have a bachelor’s degree in nursing, then your odds of getting a job in the future are higher than if you only have an associate’s degree. A job growth of about 9% is expected in hospitals doctor’s offices. Laboratory nurses could see an increase in the near future. Nurses who are flexible with hours and locations in the state will see more opportunities.
Funding for School
The Iowa Nurses Foundation is the leading source when it comes to funding a college education. There are time requirements based on how many hours the student has completed in order to receive the assistance. The Iowa Health Care Association offers scholarships to employees of the association. These awards are for students who intend to pursue a job in long-term care.