College of Graduate Nursing
We educate and inspire outstanding and compassionate entry-level through advanced-level nurses and nurse leaders.
Masters & Doctoral Level Programs
Launching New RN to DNP Program Fall 2024
The College of Graduate Nursing, the first in the nation to offer distance-based nurse practitioner education, continues to innovate and lead nurse practitioner education. Beginning in Fall 2024, the College will launch its new RN to DNP program with options available for either a Family Nurse Practitioner or Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. The College will continue to offer two post-graduate certificate offerings (Family Nurse Practitioner and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner). Be sure to watch our website for coming information about program requirements, the application, and the many opportunities to become a nurse practitioner. Regardless of your RN educational preparation, we have a program that will meet your needs.
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WesternU is founded upon a foundation of caring, science, and humanism. The College of Graduate Nursing builds upon that foundation with innovation, care for vulnerable populations, and leadership.
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Your journey to an exciting career in health care is just getting started. Please review the program admissions requirement or request more information and we’ll reach out to you. You may also consider scheduling a virtual advising appointment. We look forward to meeting you and discussing your goals!