RN to MSN - Nurse Leader

Career Opportunities

Earning your online Master of Science in Nursing degree could open the doors to a variety of career paths—and the West Coast University Career Services team can help you both prepare for and explore your options.

WCU Career Services offers career planning advice, assistance with everything from resume writing and interview preparation to job leads and more.  While we can’t guarantee employment, we can help you prepare to make the most of every opportunity.  It’s one-stop support—before and after graduation—to help you advance your career.

Graduates of the Nurse Leader track will be prepared for a variety of expanded roles, such as:

  • Executive Director
  • Nursing Administrator
  • Chief Nursing Officer
  • Department Head

These nurse leaders blend business skills with health care expertise to develop program-enhancing processes, oversee the nursing staff, create budgets, and manage and ensure that services provided meet regulatory requirements. With the changing healthcare environment, they provide leadership and stability to their facility.

The WCU RN to MSN online degree program may not be available to residents in all states. Practice Experience is required in order to graduate from the RN to MSN online degree program.

West Coast University’s online Master of Science in Nursing in programmatically accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).