Doctor of Nursing Practice
West Coast University

Program Details

West Coast University offers an online DNP program for those wishing to take their nursing careers to the next level.  This online nurse practitioner degree teaches inventive and evidence-based practices to improve patient outcomes, interpret research, and improve healthcare in many other ways.  The curriculum prepares you to be a leader in healthcare, participating in interprofessional collaboration and constantly seeking to improve the health care system.  Students benefit from designated Student Success Advisors, library resources, and coursework that is delivered online.  Graduates have the advanced clinical skills and knowledge needed to be agents of change in health policy reform.

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

West Coast University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Provide proof of a current, unencumbered RN license in the state of practice
  • Minimum of one year full-time RN experience required