Post-Master’s Certificate in Nurse Leader
West Coast University

Program Details

Do you want to help ensure all patients receive efficient, high-quality healthcare?  If you want to move beyond one-on-one patient care to helping patients on a broader scale, the Post-Master's Certificate in Nurse Leader, an online nursing administration degree, may be for you!

As a nurse leader you will be responsible for the administration and management of patient care services in various healthcare settings.  The curriculum prepares students to direct the planning and development of a healthcare organization’s policies and procedures while focusing on improving the quality of patient care.  Plus, the flexibility in scheduling and online support allows you to continue as a working professional while successfully earning this degree.

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

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

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Requires graduation from a master's or doctoral nursing program
  • Provide proof of current, unobstructed RN license in the United States
  • One year of direct patient care nursing experience within the last five years highly recommended

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