Student Services

Cretia Gaines         
PHONE: 618-473-2222 EXT. 122                 


Helpful Links:
  Available Positions in the Community
  • King Management is hiring CNA and LPN graduates.  Contact Clare Perkins, LNHA at 618-327-3064 extention 221       
  • Integrity Healthcare is hiring CNA's for all shifts and LPN's for 3-11 shifts 107 S Lincoln St. *  Smithton IL. 618-235-4600 
  • Chester Memorial Medical Offices are actively hiring for LPN's.  Please visit for more information.   

  • Immediate need at St. Clair County jail for LPN's with 6 months experience, all shifts.  Contact Deborah at 618-825-5744

  • Clinton Manor is hiring RN as well as LPN for the 2 pm to 10 pm shift.  Go to for information.

  • Freeburg Care Center is hiring full and part time CNA’s.  The shifts are evenings and nights.  Our starting pay is 11.65/hr. with no certification, once the state test is passed, pay increases to 11.90/hr.  If after 90 days there are no absences or tardiness a $250 incentive will be paid.  Please direct all inquiries to Jen Quigley, ADON at 618-539-5856

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Student Services
Cretia Gaines
Email Address:
Phone Number: (618) 473-2222 
              ext. 122

Career Fair Is Scheduled!!  

Contact Cretia,  if you would like to set up at our fair.  Accepting all organizations hiring LPN program graduates and Universities offering RN programs.

Occupational Outlook                                             

Career Planning Tool

This is a very helpful website to assist you with understanding all of the dynamics of your chosen career field.    You simply type the career of your choice in the search box on their web site and you will be able to access specific data relating to your field.


The following resources are available to students with disabilities:

Disability accommodations are made on a case by case bases with the Director of Nursing and the teaching staff.  If you feel you require accommodations you must submit your request for assistance in writing to the Director of the nursing program. 


Check with your local civic organizations for scholarships.  The following list might be possible resources:
  • Rotary club
  • Lions Club
  • Veterans Association
  • Community Based Organizations
  • Dr. Offices
  • Local Hospitals
  • Nursing Homes
  • Church

 Are you, your parent, or  your spouse a Veteran?  Click on the photo above to see if benefits can be transferred to you, or how your benefits can be used at BSPN.

This Scholarship is for Randolph or Monroe Co. Residence who intend to work with the elderly after graduation.  

The Rusteberg Retention Scholarship is for students who recieved the Rusteberg scholarship while in attendance at BSPN and have worked in Randolph or Monore Co. for 1 year after graduation.

Search more than 14,000 available scholarships!

Club Thrifty offers a $1,000 scholarship to students.
Clink the image below for more information.

Scholarship Databases

These are web sites with links to various scholarship programs within Illinois.



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