Master of Science in Nursing / Advanced Generalist (RN to MSN)
West Coast University

Program Details

The online MSN degree with an Advanced Generalist specialty track from West Coast University is an opportunity for nurses to advance their careers with a streamlined RN to MSN bridge program. This degree builds on prior clinical knowledge and experience as a foundation for advanced nursing roles.

The curriculum focuses on the knowledge, skills, and abilities essential to meeting the complexities of healthcare. Students in this online nursing program can choose the course pace that works best for them, Accelerated or Working Professional. Each student receives one-on-one support from a designated Student Success Advisor.

Students gain skills and knowledge in:

  • Advanced health and physical assessment
  • Advanced pharmacology
  • Advanced physiology and pathophysiology
  • Health promotion and disease prevention

% Online

100% Online

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

Some College

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • A current unobstructed Registered Nurse license from the United State
  • Associate Degree or Diploma in Nursing required
  • One year of direct patient care nursing experience within the past five years is preferred

Restricted States