If you are thinking about a career in nursing, there are several nursing degree options available to you. Depending on your current qualifications and future job aspirations, you may choose certificate, diploma, undergraduate or graduate nursing degree programs. In addition, nursing schools may offer either on-campus or online nursing programs; with some offering both. Before you make any decision on which school or program to go to, be sure therefore you find out if the program is accredited and what are the pass rates of graduates from the school in professional nursing examinations like the NCLEX-RN.