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LADMC Foundation Awards Scholarships to 20 WCU BSN Students

Twenty students from West Coast University-Los Angeles were each awarded $1,000 education grants by the LA Downtown Medical Center Foundation this July, in an effort to support and expand the nursing population. LA Downtown Medical Center CEO Mark Valentino...


WCU-Miami Student Spotlight: Claudia Garcia

Claudia Garcia is on track to graduate with her bachelor of science in nursing degree in April 2022, and she’s not letting anything stop her dream of becoming a nurse. The West Coast University-Miami nursing student immigrated to the United States...


2021 WCU Alumni Association Summer Scholarship Recipients

Since the beginning of 2018, the WCU Alumni Association has raised more than $197,000 in scholarship funds. The WCU Alumni Association is pleased to announce the 2021 WCU Alumni Summer Scholarship recipients. A total of $23,000 in scholarship funds have...


WCU-LA Student Spotlight: Shantel Rodriguez

Shantel Rodriguez is one busy mother. The West Coast University-Los Angeles nursing student is president of the Student Veterans Organization on her campus, secretary treasurer for the National Student Nursing Association and student technician for the...


WCU–Ontario Student Spotlight: Luis Montero

U.S. Air Force Veteran Luis Montero wasn’t on campus for his nursing program at West Coast University-Ontario before the pandemic struck in early 2020. But the father of one found other ways to engage the student (and veteran population) once in-person...


Alumnus Effects Change in Healthcare through Master of Public Health Degree

As a child, Anton Teehankee’s mother was diagnosed with a severe case of rheumatoid arthritis. Growing up with a disabled parent meant Anton was introduced to healthcare in a very personal way. “I grew up in hospitals. I remember doing homework...


WCU Alumni Find Love and Purpose Through Nursing Program

Jessica Camacho and Jose Fregoso met as nursing students at West Coast University’s Los Angeles campus in North Hollywood. At the end of 2019, after a long night of studying, they found themselves on their first date. “We went to go eat because...


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