Nursing Graduate Training Program

Supporting professional growth in a renowned practice environment

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Supporting professional growth in a renowned practice environment

At Scripps, we understand that the transition from nursing student to professional nurse is both exciting and challenging, so we provide a supportive, structured environment to facilitate this adjustment. To ensure a smooth transition, we offer quality programs that provide you with the education, skills and emotional support you need to enter clinical practice as a confident, well-prepared nurse.

Hands-on learning environment

Scripps is committed to meeting the needs of new graduates by combining classroom learning, skills practice, and individual clinical instruction from experienced nurse mentors and support groups to ease the transition from novice to seasoned caregiver. You will learn and develop effective decision-making skills that will enhance your clinical judgment and make you an important member of our exemplary team.


When you join Scripps, you help provide unparalleled patient care and become part of a world-class health care organization where your contributions are acknowledged and valued. We offer you the tools you need to build a strong foundation in your nursing career and provide you with endless opportunities to foster your professional growth.


Availability of New Graduate positions vary for each hospital. The first step is to complete an online application. When a scheduled program has begun accepting applications for an upcoming session, you will find the positions listed among our open positions on our Careers page. New Graduate positions will be labeled as New Grad RN or will list less than 6 months of experience in the minimum qualifications. We recommend that you setup a Search Agent in the application system to automatically notify you when a position has been posted so you can be one of the first to apply.


For more information, please visit our New Grad Training Programs page and/or New Graduate Frequently Asked Questions.