Online RN to MSN - Advanced Generalist

Career Opportunities

One degree. 1,000 Careers.

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. 

The MSN prepared nurse can work in a variety of settings, such as general medical and surgical hospitals, out-patient clinics, home health care, schools, universities and physician offices.

Graduates of the MSN program will be prepared for a variety of expanded roles:

  • Staff Development
  • Nursing Research Positions
  • Nursing Leadership/Management
  • Academic Faculty Positions
  • Nursing Quality Improvement and Case Management
  • Project Management

Demand for Nurses

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics project there will be continued demand in the labor market for nurses.

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition