Offering two ways to enter the traditional BSN program, post-master's certificate, fully accredited Doctor of Nursing Practice and others, we can help you choose the right program to get your future started. Our programs are competitive and provide you with the skills and clinical experience needed to be successful in today's ever-changing profession.
Begin your career in nursing with one of our undergraduate degrees. Leading to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, our undergraduate programs focus on courses in the humanities, social sciences, basic sciences and nursing science in conjunction with clinical courses to prepare you for your career as a nurse.
If you want to continue to improve your skills and focus on enhancing the overall health of patients, consider enrolling in one of our advanced degree programs. Participate in important research that changes lives or influence health policy to build a better future for patients. Our programs will give you the tools and skills to prepare you for advanced roles in research, teaching and service.
Continuing Education Courses
Broadening knowledge and experiences is critical to the nursing community. We often offer professional development and continuing education courses to provide nurses with educational and professional resources to enhance patient care.
Students remain our top priority at the WVU School of Nursing. If you are currently enrolled in the West Virginia University School of Nursing, review important program information to ensure success.
Meet Our Students & Grads
Mary Arose Mitchell, a native of Hurricane, West Virginia, knew since kindergarten that she wanted to be a nurse. She will graduate in May 2017 with a master’s degree in nursing to become a certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner.
Annie Royek, a senior nursing student from Corry, Pennsylvania, plans to work in critical care/trauma, with the ultimate goal of obtaining a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree. As the outgoing president of the Student Nurses Association, she has honed her leadership skills and connected with fellow nursing students, alumni and faculty.
Kat Deremer, a native of Bedford, Pennsylvania, wants to give a voice to those who need it, particularly as it relates to healthcare. Her passion for rural health is driven by her desire to ensure that people in rural and underserved communities have access to the the same healthcare resources as those who live in big cities. One day, she hopes to take that passion on the road in a van providing mobile healthcare resources to those who need it most. Meet Kat.