West Coast University RN-MSN Scholarship

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West Coast University is proud to offer one
100% Online RN-MSN full tuition scholarship.

100% Online Learning + CE Discounts + Student Support Services + Much More!

West Coast University is a nursing education partner of Nicklaus Children’s Hospital offering one RN to MSN online program scholarship to a Nicklaus Children’s Hospital employee. The two available track options are Nurse Leader or Nurse Educator. This RN to MSN online program is tailored for the working RN and is aimed at enhancing leadership and management skills. The program can be completed in as little as 24 months. Courses are delivered completely online with access to on-campus student services.

  • Classes begin every 8 weeks
  • Access to student services including Career Services
  • Assistance securing practice experience
  • Streamlined curriculum allows for up to 90 transfer credits
  • Discounted CEs through Contemporary Forums


Applications are due by April 15, 2024

Eligibility Criteria

The scholarship criteria includes the following:

  • Work in a clinical support role or within the nursing department, and be in good standing.
  • Maintain employee benefit status, whether full-time or part-time status.
  • Hold a current Florida nursing license.

Application Process

  1. Download and save the application in your files.
  2. Completely fill-in the application form (including essay and all required elements).
  3. Make digital copies of all the required documentation.
    • Nursing License
    • Unofficial transcripts
    • Two letters of recommendation
  4. Submit your application and all files via email to Nursing.Scholarships@nicklaushealth.org.
 Download Application

Transfer Credits for RN to MSN Online Program

Nursing applicants requesting transfer credit evaluation must provide official transcripts no later than the first day of the first semester in which the student commences their education at West Coast University. College-level coursework will be considered and evaluated for transfer credit and all college-level coursework must have been taken at an institution accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

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