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  • WNC Rural Health Symposium
    WNC Rural Health Symposium

    Friday, March 10, 2017

  • TEAS Announcement!
    TEAS Announcement!

    Learn more about the new TEAS requirements for BSN and ABSN Applicants!

  • Jumpstart to Nursing!
    Jumpstart to Nursing!

    Quick start your nursing degree with Catamount Gap - Summer 2017

  • Earn CEU Credit Online Through WCU
    Earn CEU Credit Online Through WCU

    Now offering three Nurse Educator continuing education courses online

  • Nurse Educator and Nursing Leadership Changes
    Nurse Educator and Nursing Leadership Changes

    GRE/MAT no longer required

  • Announcing: Part Time DNP Option
    Announcing: Part Time DNP Option

    Learn more about our part time format!

Ready for a unique challenge? WCU’s School of Nursing prepares you for a rewarding career in health care. Our graduates pursue a wide variety of specialties, careers, and graduate education. 

We offer multiple undergraduate and graduate academic programs to fit your professional goals, and there’s something unique about each one of our courses of study.

You’ll receive one-on-one attention from our expert faculty who will guide you through your required coursework and clinical experience, provide you with special opportunities, and connect you with the best professional organizations in the region. Class sizes at WCU are always small, and both our undergraduate and graduate programs are extremely affordable.

If you have questions or need more information, contact the School of Nursing. We look forward to hearing from you!


Accreditation Announcement

An on-site accreditation review of the Western Carolina University School of Nursing baccalaureate and master's degree programs by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) is scheduled for November 14 - 16, 2016. As part of the accreditation process, there is opportunity for program constituents to submit, in writing, comments concerning a program’s qualifications for accreditation status. Written and signed third-party comments will be accepted by CCNE until October 21, 2016. All comments should be directed to:

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Attn: Third-Party Comments
1 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036

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Posted: May 16, 2016


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