Pre-Nursing

WOU is proud to host one of OHSU’s School of Nursing satellite locations. Although WOU itself does not offer a bachelor’s degree in nursing, students can pursue a number of majors that would support their application to a nursing program. WOU offers a one- or two-year pre-professional program in pre-nursing as well as foundational majors such as biology, psychology, chemistry and community health. If you see nursing in your future, a degree from WOU can be an excellent start toward the highly competitive world of nursing education.

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of students are assigned multiple advisers devoted to guiding them through their four years at WOU

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of students who apply to WOU are selected for admission

student clubs and organizations are waiting to welcome you in

NCAA Division II student-athletes want to see you in the stands, cheering for the Wolves

Learning outcomes

  • Learn to provide safe care across the lifespan directed towards the goals of helping the client promote health, recover from acute illness and/or manage a chronic illness
  • Gain the knowledge and skills of practicing the discipline and competencies that encompass the broader health care system
  • Learn the values, attitudes and practices that a competent nurse embodies
  • Develop leadership skills through engagement in evidence-based learning and interprofessional education and practice

Career opportunities

  • Hospice nurse
  • Emergency room nurse
  • Midwife
  • Transitional care nurse
  • Community health care

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Contact Us

Phone: 503-838-8000

e-mail: wolfgram@wou.edu