Education Connected at WCUI

Online Lecture | Virtual Labs | Real Simulation

Adapting to Keep Your Education on Track

Our healthcare heroes are working hard to heal and protect our communities. Today, WCUI is adapting our programs so you can continue your education online and gain the knowledge and skills you need to join them. WCUI is now offering online lecture and lab courses in sonography, MRI, and nursing all from the comfort of your own home. Are you ready to make a difference? Enroll with us today!

WCUI Online Programs


Due to COVID-19, WCUI wants to ensure your education journey doesn’t miss a beat, and for that reason we are now bringing our engaging classrooms and labs directly to your home. Online learning, virtual labs, and simulation are now available so you can continue your education online.

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WCUI Online Advisor Meetings


Our Admissions and Financial Aid team are bringing the enrollment process to you! To guarantee the safety of you and our staff, WCUI has virtual appointments available so you can learn more about our programs, funding your education, and complete the enrollment process.

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Lift Every Voice Live Webinar Pt I
Through the Lift Every Voice program grant, WCUI is hosting the first of two webinars meant to discover what African American poetry can tell us about American history and stimulate a discussion about family and community service.
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Let’s Talk – World Suicide Prevention
The month of September marks World Suicide Prevention month, but mental health isn't just a topic that needs attention one month or one day of the year, it's a 365 days a year issue; so let's talk about it!
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Protect Your Community and Yourself This Flu Season
This year, the CDC is recommending everyone receive the flu vaccine to help protect yourself and others from the  flu. Call your healthcare provider or connect with your local pharmacy to get your flu shot today!
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Alumni Workshop: Building Your Brand Online
On Monday, September 28th at 6:30 pm PST the WCUI Alumni team is hosting a free virtual event where alumni will learn to brand the most important product online, THEMSELVES!
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Remembering WCUI Co-Founder, Dr. Neville Smith
On Sept 23rd we honor WCUI Co-Founder, Dr. Neville Smith, who's contributions and dedication to the healthcare field, have shaped and guided us into the school and community we are today.
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“Hey, I Think You’re Still on Mute” – Vote 2020
Hit that unmute button, make sure you're registered to vote, and show up on election day, Tuesday, November 3, 2020!
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Virtual Seminar for Student Externship Preceptors
Join us on Thursday, Sept 24th, 2020 as WCUI hosts a virtual seminar on becoming a more effective preceptor. Attendees gain 2 SDMS CME credits!
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Constitution Day – September 17th, 2020
America's' most influential document was signed on September 17th, 1787. To celebrate, we've put together important facts and activities to help you understand how the Constitution relates to our world today.
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Asynchronous CME Course on Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome 
Gain 2.5 SDMS CME credits on your own time through WCUI's Anatomical Survey – A Case Study Analysis of Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome CME Course. Available now!
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Virtual Open House: Pediatric Cardiac Ultrasound Program
WCUI Ontario is holding a Virtual Open House to learn more about our 9-month Pediatric Cardiac Ultrasound diploma program. Enrolling now for Fall 2020!
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Los Angeles Campus 2020 Virtual Graduation
WCUI is hosting our 2020 Virtual Graduation for June 2019 to June 2020 Los Angeles campus graduates on Saturday, July 25th!
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Live WCUI Webinar: Anatomical Cardiac Survey and Case Study Analysis of Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
Gain CME credits and discuss Anatomical Cardiac Survey and more with guest Speakers Amy Zazerra & Jason Grabham.
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We Stand With You
WCUI's statement on ending social injustice and systemic racism.
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WCUI Smith Library Receives a Programming Grant
WCUI has received a Lift Every Voice programming grant for the WCUI Smith campus libraries from the Library of America. Read more to learn how WCUI will utilize this grant in future free community programs.
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Live WCUI Webinar: Venous Insufficiency
Join us for a live webinar and CME opportunity on May 15 at 12:00pm AZT. Laurie Bentson will be our guest speaker covering venous insufficiency.
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WCUI Appoints New Lab Director in Arizona
WCUI is thrilled to announce the promotion of Laurie Bentson, MHA, RDMS, RVT, to Clinical Lab Director for the Phoenix, Arizona campus.
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New Practical Nursing Program
WCUI is launching a Practical Nursing program that has been built for the next generation of Arizona Practical Nurses! We are now enrolling for a July 2020 start at our new campus in Midtown Phoenix. 
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National Library Week – Online Library Resources
WCUI has thousands of books and resources available online to help you further your education.
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WCUI Students

Kaylie Martinez, RDMS, RVT

Los Angeles 2019

"WCUI has done so much for me, especially at a time when I was focused on paving a path to a better life."

Megan Lilly, ARRT(S), RVT, ARDMS(AB)

Phoenix 2016

"It is just the career I was searching for and I am so glad I quit saying “I’m too old to go back to school."

Emmanuel Tapia, ARRT(MR), ARMRIT

Los Angeles, 2018

"Everyone at WCUI is only interested in setting you up for success and they do everything possible to make that happen."


Our programs in Vocational Nursing and RN to BSN are designed to help you advance your education in the nursing field. Learn more about how WCUI can take your passion for the medical field and transform it into a nursing career that will keep growing and giving back.

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Our ultrasound and MRI programs have been developed to educate you on the skills you need for a career in medical imaging. Learn more how WCUI can transform your drive for helping others and technology, into a fulfilling career in the healthcare field.

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Our Legacy

Founded and operated by medical professionals, WCUI celebrates over 20 years of educating students. Our tradition of excellence and innovation prepares graduates to become industry leaders.

Our Commitment

Even before enrollment, we are dedicated to your success. From flexible class schedules and now online classes in your home, to career guidance, our support network helps students achieve greatness in their careers.

Our Pride

Our students are our pride. WCUI alumni are making amazing contributions to the medical community, and we cannot wait to see what they accomplish next. Join our family and become the future of healthcare.

Devoted to Excellence

We at West Coast Ultrasound Institute are proud of our students - and our legacy.

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Academic Calendar

Sept 7
Labor Day Holiday No Classes
Sept 13
Summer Weekday/Night Classes Quarter End
Sept 19-27
Summer Weekday/Night Classes Break Week
Sept 20
Weekend Summer Classes End
Sept 21 - Oct 3
Summer Weekend Classes Break Week
Sept 28
Fall Term Starts - Weekday & Weeknight Classes
Oct 3
Fall Term Starts - Weekend Classes
Oct 21
Lift Every Voice Live Webinar Event

ENROLLING NOW!     Enroll today for online classes! Winter term starts January 2nd!

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