We Are Nurses
One Degree. Endless Opportunities.
Why Choose WCU?
Support Beyond Graduation
Receive personalized attention and support from the moment you step onto campus, to beyond graduation.
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
1 and its nursing programs are programmatically accredited by CCNE. 2
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!
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
LVN/LPN to BSN
BS in Dental Hygiene (Orange County Campus only)
MS in Occupational Therapy (MSOT)
Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD)
Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD)
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
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