We Are Nurses One Degree. Endless Opportunities.
Why Choose WCU?
There's no wait list
We have removed the worry about wait lists and secondary applications. Once you are assigned a start date, classes are ready for you as needed.
Create lasting success
Learn with a combination of technologically advanced simulation and hands on experience—so upon graduation you are prepared with both the degree and the confidence required to create lasting success in the healthcare field.
Accredited by WASC and CCNE
West Coast University is institutionally accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission
2 and its nursing programs are programmatically accredited by CCNE. 3
WCU's concentrated curriculum will help you graduate with a BSN in as little as 39 months (or LVN/LPN to BSN in 34 months) and stay on track with your professional goals.
If you are passionate about helping people, earn the nursing degree that makes a difference.
The goal of our programs is to help you graduate with the confidence and qualifications to begin or further your healthcare career from WCU. For over 100 years, WCU has been focused on creating a positive learning experience for every student. We have exceptional faculty, accredited curriculum and a wide variety of support and resources for each student. Just ask our Alumni! Choose your career path and request more information today!
Campus Programs Undergraduate Degrees Bachelor of Science in Nursing LVN/LPN to BSN BS in Dental Hygiene (Orange County Campus only) Graduate Degrees MS in Occupational Therapy (MSOT) Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
Online Programs RN to Bachelor of Science in Nursing RN to MSN - Advanced Generalist RN to MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner RN to MSN - Nurse Educator RN to MSN - Informatics RN to MSN - Nurse Leader Master of Health Administration Master of Public Health MSN - Advanced Generalist MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner MSN - Nurse Educator MSN - Informatics MSN - Nurse Leader Post Master's Nurse Educator Certificate Post Master's Nurse Leader Certificate Post Master's Nurse Informatics Certificate Post Master's Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Certificate
Offered at the following campuses:
Center for Graduate Studies