TELL US ABOUT THE NURSES THAT SAVE THE DAY, EVERY DAY!

You have probably seen stories through your social feeds, or on the news, of nurses helping and caring for others during this pandemic.

West Coast University wants to thank and highlight nurses in South Florida for their hard work and dedication to their patients and their craft.

Do you have a favorite nurse? If so, let us know why you are nominating them below. It can be brief, or you can tell the whole story, and you can even upload a video of why using the link below. One nurse per month will be recognized on-air and in social media, and through the support of WSFL they will receive a thank you gift for their dedication.

TO SUBMIT A VIDEO CLICK HERE
For more information, please contact myfavoritenursefl@gmail.com

NURSE OF THE MONTH

Tonya Younglove, RN

Thank you for your hard work and dedication to your patients and the South Florida community!
MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN YOUR COMMUNITY

Programs are temporarily being taught online, so you can get started now, while staying safe.

Learn to improve someone’s life today and help guarantee a better tomorrow. Learn to become a nurse at WCU.

West Coast University's Miami campus offers a student-centric approach to healthcare education by preparing graduates to enter the healthcare community as leaders in their field.

Students can choose from two on-campus classroom-based programs (classes are currently being taught online until it is safe to return to class):

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and LPN to BSN

  • Where you earn your degree matters — WCU's BSN and LPN to BSN program in Florida is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing. WCU is institutionally accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) and the University's nursing program is programmatically accredited by Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
  • Once it is safe to return to class, gain real-life experience in our technologically advanced Simulation Center— from routine events to crisis situations—learn and enhance your critical thinking skills.
  • BSN - Graduate in as little as 39 months. LPN to BSN - Graduate in as little as 34 months. Our concentrated curriculum will help you stay on track with your career goals. There is also an evening and weekend program option so you can pursue your degree when it’s convenient for you.
  • Ask about available scholarships—accepting applications for both merit-based and needs-based scholarships-see what you might qualify for.

WCU ADVANTAGES:

  • Evening and Weekend option available.
  • No Waitlists!*
  • Financial Aid and Scholarships available to those who qualify.
  • Technologically advanced Simulation Centers that provide a wide variety of “real-life” patient scenarios.
  • Community outreach opportunities to help you make a difference.
  • WCU is institutionally accredited by the WASC** Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) and its nursing programs are programmatically accredited by Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).***
  • Over 100 years of education experience in California. Now with our first campus in Miami, WCU continues to make the education and advancement of nurses our priority.

Support Beyond Graduation

West Coast University supports its students beyond the last day of class. We are committed to helping our graduates throughout their careers. Through our Career Service Department, we provide ongoing assistance with professional and career development through workshops and guidance for our students and graduates. We partner with industry professionals to enhance our students’ prospects for securing employment and obtaining professional success.

Due to the current COVID-19 outbreak, the University has moved most of the on-ground courses into a distance education modality. However, as soon as the COVID-19 circumstances change, students will be expected to return to campus to complete their program onsite in the regular learning modality as approved by WSCUC and outlined in the university catalog.
*Students that been conditionally accepted will be required to meet all admission requirements in order to advance into Nursing care courses. All students must progress normally and successfully pass their courses in order to advance into Nursing care courses. Students should review their Program specific requirements located in the University Catalog for more information
**West Coast University is institutionally accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). - 985 Atlantic Avenue. #100, Alameda CA 94501 510-748-9001. www.wascsenior.org
***West Coast University’s nursing program are programmatically accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) 855 K Street, Suite 750, Washington DC 20001, (202) 887-6791. http://www.aacnnursing.org/CCNE
****West Coast University's pre-licensure (BSN and LPN to BSN) program is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing, 4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin C-10, Tallahassee, FL 32399-3252, (850) 245-4125, https://appsmqa.doh.state.fl.us/MQASearchServices/NursingPrograms
WCU cannot guarantee employment.

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