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LVN to Bachelor of Science in Nursing - Los Angeles

Earning your bachelor’s can help open the door to new nursing opportunities.

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You must be a licensed registered nurse or have completed an associate degree of nursing to apply for the program.

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Program Highlights

<p>Advance your degree from an LVN to a BSN in as few as 34 months at the accelerated program pace.</p>

Advance your degree from an LVN to a BSN in as few as 34 months at the accelerated program pace.

<p>Practice in technologically advanced skills and simulations labs to help master your skills and build confidence before you start your career</p>

Practice in technologically advanced skills and simulations labs to help master your skills and build confidence before you start your career

<p>Make an immediate impact once you become a nurse with clinical experiences across our 1,000+ partner locations in Texas, Florida, and California</p>

Make an immediate impact once you become a nurse with clinical experiences across our 1,000+ partner locations in Texas, Florida, and California

<p>Get help preparing for your licensure exam with tutoring and one-on-one counseling</p>

Get help preparing for your licensure exam with tutoring and one-on-one counseling

<p>All prerequisites are included in the program</p>

All prerequisites are included in the program

<p>West Coast University is institutionally accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission and its nursing programs are programmatically accredited by CCNE</p>

West Coast University is institutionally accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission and its nursing programs are programmatically accredited by CCNE

Student Life at WCU - Los Angeles

Join a diverse community of passionate, dedicated individuals at WCU.  With a culture that feels like a family, you will have all the support you need to be the best you can be. Join a study group to learn from your classmates or get some guidance through peer tutoring sessions. With small classroom sizes, you’ll have the opportunity to get to know your professors and get insight into the healthcare industry. Find a community that helps you build on your strengths and reach your academic goals.

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Additional Information About our LVN to BSN in Los Angeles

West Coast University works diligently to stay at the forefront of the health care industry. By embracing a student-centric learning partnership that leads to professional success, we deliver healthcare education within a culture of integrity and personal accountability. This dedication helps graduates from our nursing program to gain the competencies they need to be successful in the nursing profession.

WEST COAST UNIVERSITY BENEFITS INCLUDE:

  • Choose when to begin with multiple starts per year
  • Gain real-life, hands-on experience in the dynamic Simulation Center
  • Lifetime career planning advice, resume writing guidance and interview preparation
  • Financial aid and scholarships are available for those who qualify

West Coast University supports its LVN to BSN students beyond the last day of class. We are committed to helping our graduates throughout their nursing careers. Through our Career Services Department, we provide ongoing assistance with professional and career development through workshops and guidance for our online program students and graduates.

At WCU, our goal is to build both the skills and confidence required in the nursing field. Practice using high-fidelity manikins that cry, sweat, and react like real patients. Coupled with hands-on clinical experiences, our simulations give students the opportunity to master foundational skills and graduate with confidence.

Our LVN to BSN students experience a range of patient care situations from routine to emergency. During simulation sessions, each student practices the functions of a Registered Nurse, independently. The Simulation labs at West Coast University use a full range of scenarios at all levels of the core nursing program:

  • Medical and Surgical Units
  • Pediatrics
  • Maternity/OB
  • Mental Health

WCU is dedicated to building long-term clinical relationships and hospital affiliations that offer students a world of options and meaningful clinical experiences.

Clinical faculty provide support by facilitating preference selection, helping with compliance tracking, and assist with clinical site placement.

Students who qualify may gain public health experience in a global setting with our international education program.

The LVN to BSN program focuses on the preparation of nurses who are life-long learners and critical thinkers, and upon completion of the program, will be eligible to take the NCLEX-RN licensing examination to become a Registered Nurse.

The LVN to BSN program is a specialized program of study designed specifically for LVN Nurses. A total of 120 semester credits are required to earn the Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing (BSN), including the completion of general education courses, lower and upper division didactic theory courses, and clinical experience.

Program Requirements and Curriculum

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