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Nursing Program Guide

The WVC Nursing program is offered on the Wenatchee and Omak campuses. If you are interested in the nursing program, start by completing the prerequisites (linked below). Once you have completed all the prerequisites and met all the general requirements, you are eligible to apply to the nursing program. Accepted students begin taking the below classes every fall quarter. Successful completion of the entire program entitles students to take the licensure examination for registered nurses (NCLEX-RN).

Prerequisites (PDF)

First Year - Fall Quarter Credits
NURS 101 Nursing Theory I 4
NURS 101E Ethics and Policy in Health Care I 1
NURS 101P Psychosocial Issues in Health Care I 1
NURS 101L Nursing Lab I 6
PCOL 101 Pharmacology in Nursing I 1
     
First Year - Winter Quarter  
NURS 102 Nursing Theory II 4
NURS 102N Nutrition in Health Care I 2
NURS 102L Nursing Lab II 6
PCOL 102 Pharmacology in Nursing II 1
     
First Year - Spring Quarter  
NURS 103 Nursing Theory III 4
NURS 103N Nutrition in Health Care II 2
NURS 103L Nursing Lab III 6
PCOL 103 Pharmacology in Nursing III 1
     
First Year - Summer Quarter  
  Optional LPN Course
     
Second Year - Fall Quarter  
NURS 201 Nursing Theory IV 3
NURS 201E Ethics and Policy in Health Care II 1
NURS 201P Psychosocial Issues in Health Care II 2
 NURS 201L Nursing Lab IV 6
     
Second Year - Winter Quarter  
NURS 202 Nursing Theory V 2
NURS 202E Ethics and Policy in Health Care III 2
 NURS 202P Psychosocial Issues in Health Care III 1
NURS 202N Nutrition in Health Care III 1
NURS 202L Nursing Lab V 6
     
Second Year - Spring Quarter  
NURS 203 Nursing Theory VI 4
NURS 203E Ethics and Policy in Health Care IV 1
 NURS 203P Psychosocial Issues in Health Care IV 1
NURS 203L Nursing Lab VI 6
     
  Total Credits for the Program* 135

*Credit total includes 60 credits from prerequisite and corequisite courses.

Content delivery between campuses may include instruction via interactive television (ITV).