Advance your career with a BS in Nursing degree. 

Are you considering going back to nursing school?  Our LVN to BSN program is designed so that you can earn your BSN in as little as three years. Once you have been assigned a start date, you won't have to worry about wait lists to get the classes you need.*

LVN to BSN Curriculum

Our LVN to BSN program focuses on the skills and experiences nurses bring to the educational setting. The curriculum for our LVN to BSN training includes required general education coursework as well as nursing courses designed to develop leadership and management skills for the nursing professional.

Career Opportunities

We prepare our LVN to BSN graduates for nursing positions across a wide spectrum of interests, including:

  • Pediatrics
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing
  • Gerontology
  • Psychiatric/Mental Health
  • Community Health
  • Home Care Nursing

Demand for Nurses

Both the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and the California Economic Development Department project there will be continued demand in the labor market for nurses.

California Economic Development Department

Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Handbook, 2014-15 EditionRegistered Nurses

*Students that have been conditionally accepted will be required to meet all admission requirements in order to advance into Nursing core courses. All students must progress normally and successfully pass their courses in order to advance into Nursing core courses. Students should review their program specific requirements located in the University Catalog for more information.

Choose Your Graduation Date
Are you ready to advance your career? If so, perhaps WCU's LVN to BSN program is what you have been looking for. With the combination of in-class and online instruction, you can earn your BSN degree in as little as 34 months.

Continuing Education

After graduation, WCU supports its graduates by providing them ongoing discounted CEs and a complimentary membership to our partner company Contemporary Forums.