Time Management Tools

managing your time

Look, we all know that nursing school is difficult--we have all been there. If it was easy, everyone who wanted to be a nurse, would be a nurse! Your success in the nursing program is up to you and your ability to effectively manage your time. This page is dedicated to providing you with a few tools to get you started in your quest to slay those little "time-thiefs" that crop up throughout your day. Before we begin, let us provide you with a little factoid---There are 168 hours in a week. How are you using your hours?

keys to successful time management

View the Time Management presentation to learn what they are!

What do you have to gain?

A reduction of your anxiety

Improved grades

The elimination of cramming for exams

Improved self-efficacy


What do you have to Lose?

Your place in the nursing program.

Your dreams of becoming a baccalaureate prepared nurse.

The potential of changing your life and the lives of your loved ones.

Earning potential.



Time management tools?

The UNCP Academic Calendar

What type of planner are you? Take the Planning Quiz.

Create a Master Schedule.

Create a Personal Schedule.

Excellence is not a skill.  It is an attitude.  ~Ralph Marston