For those who are seeking degrees in the profession of nursing, the UW Tacoma School of Nursing and Healthcare Leadership offers baccalaureate and graduate degrees only for those who already have a license as a Washington State registered nurse. The UW Tacoma RN to BSN program is designed for a Washington State registered nurse to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree. The courses support students in developing professionally. The program goals, in part, stress communication, critical thinking, cultural sensitivity, enhanced patient care, research and scholarship, health promotion and education, and adapting to changes in the healthcare setting.
The UW Tacoma MN program is designed for a Washington State registered nurse with a bachelor’s degree to earn a Master of Nursing degree. Options include Leader in Healthcare Delivery and Nurse Educator.