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WCU Exton Campus
930 E. Lincoln Highway
Suite 100
Exton PA 19341


Phone: 610-436-2219


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Announcements

  • The MSN program is accepting applications for our new CNS Adult Gerontology track
  • The Advance 2 BSN program will begin accepting applications for the Spring 2017 Cohort 13 on August 15, 2016

Accreditation

The baccalaureate degree in nursing and master's degree in nursing at West Chester University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, 202-887-6791.

The Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) program at West Chester University is pursuing initial accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 887-6791. Seeking accreditation is not a guarantee that accreditation will be granted. A site visit was completed in April, 2016.

Mission

The mission of the West Chester University Department of Nursing is to provide the highest quality of undergraduate and graduate nursing education to students who come from diverse populations. All graduates are prepared to provide evidence-based quality nursing care, and to become nursing leaders within the nursing profession. The baccalaureate program provides the art and scientific foundations of entry into nursing practice. The graduate programs provide preparation into advanced nursing practice and education roles; thereby, giving students the ability to synthesize knowledge, strengthen communication, and empowerment to promote health care. The Doctor of Nursing Practice program further prepares advanced practice nurses at the highest level to fully evaluate and contribute to increasingly complex health care systems. These contributions are based on contemporary nursing science, organizational, political, cultural and economic principles. Graduates of these nursing programs will be professionals capable of assuming leadership in present and emerging health care roles, citizens who contribute to society and who are committed to life-long learning and personal development.
Best Schools Nursing

WCU SNAP Students attend the National Student Nurses Association Conference in Orlando

WCU SNAP Students attend the National Student Nurses Association Conference in Orlando
WCU SNAP Students attend the National Student Nurses Association Conference in Orlando
WCU SNAP Students attend the National Student Nurses Association Conference in Orlando