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NEW! WCUI NCLEX Pass Rate & the Importance of the NCLEX Exam

NCLEX preparation is a key component of our curriculum for our vocational nursing students at the WCUI School of Nursing, because the NCLEX-PN is a key component to your career as a licensed vocational nurse. The current NCLEX pass rates at our California campuses absolutely reflect the hard work our students and faculty put into […]

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WCUI Breaking Waves Breast Ultrasound
Breast Ultrasound and How It Is Used To Fight Against Breast Cancer

Along with medical ultrasound awareness month, October celebrates breast cancer awareness month to bring to light the importance of women’s health, research, and advancements in the field to cure and detect breast cancer.Did you know that along with a mammogram, breast ultrasound is used to produce pictures of the internal structures of the breast? Ultrasound […]

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Hands On Training at WCUI
Why is Musculoskeletal Ultrasound and Earning your RMSKS Certification Important?

According to the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) the need for sonographers with musculoskeletal ultrasound certification has increased in the industry.90% of surveyed sonographers stated they have noticed an increased demand for musculoskeletal sonography. 71% of surveyed sonographers reported conducting more than 100 diagnostic medical sonography exams per month. Compared to MRIs, musculoskeletal sonography can […]

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WCUI Open House
SPECIAL OPEN HOUSE: 9-Month Pediatric Cardiac Ultrasound and Congenital Heart Disease Program

Are you a Cardiovascular Technologist interested in expanding your knowledge of Congenital Heart Disease and Pediatric Echocardiographic Imaging? Join us at our WCUI Ontario Campus to learn more about our successful 9-month Pediatric Cardiac Ultrasound and Congenital Heart Disease program!WCUI’s Ontario Campus is holding another open house on Saturday, November 16th and Saturday, December 14th at 11:00 am to […]

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New Technology at WCUI
WCUI Offers New Technology Resources for Students

West Coast Ultrasound Institute (WCUI) strives to provide our students the resources they need to succeed in their pursuit of education and their career. This includes providing technological resources to meet student needs such as computer labs, wifi, student email accounts, Office365 suite (Microsoft Word Online, etc.) and technical support.Resource available to WCUI students are […]

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WCUI Sponsors March of Dimes
WCUI Sponsors March of Dimes “Healthy Moms and Strong Babies” Arizona event; AZ Governor Ducey Signs “Arianna’s Law”

In June, WCUI had the honor of sponsoring a March of Dimes Healthy Moms and Strong Babies Arizona event alongside Samsung and Sage Therapeutics. The event included a ceremonial SB1040 bill signing with AZ Governor Ducey, which established an advisory committee on maternal fatalities and morbidity to recommend improvements to information collection concerning the incidence […]

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New Tech Coming Summer 2019
New Student Technologies Coming This Summer!

Students,In the very near future, we will be issuing new technologies to all active students including Office365 cloud-based subscriptions and a student portal via Orbund. The following features will be available next week:Student Email Addresses (ex. john.doe@my.wcui.edu)Microsoft Word Online, Microsoft PowerPoint Online, Microsoft Excel OnlineMicrosoft OneDrive (cloud storage)When should we expect these new features?Next week! You’ll see student email addresses and […]

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WCUI has launched a brand new website for the WCUI School of Nursing!

Our newly upgraded WCUI School of Nursing website has all the details about our LVN and RN to BSN programs and exciting news about what’s next for our nursing students! The WCUI School of Nursing website allows current and new students to learn more about what WCUI has to offer. From LVN programs at our Ontario […]

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Women in Nursing History : Mary Ezra Mahoney

Mary Ezra Mahoney was born in the Spring of 1845 in Boston, Massachusetts where she spent most of her life. Mahoney was eager to encourage greater equality for African Americans and women and so she pursued a nursing career which supported these aims. In her teens, she began working at the New England Hospital for […]

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BREAKING WAVES: Nurses Ranked Number 1 for Honesty and Ethics

In a recent Gallup poll, nurses ranked #1 for honesty and ethics 17 YEARS IN A ROW! 84% of Americans surveyed rated the honesty and ethics of nurses as very high or high among a diverse list of professions.“Nurses are the rare professionals who invest their mind, body and spirit into caring and advocating for […]

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Faculty Feature: Dr. Raafat Baheeg

Who is Dr. Raafat Baheeg? Dr. Raafat Baheeg is a man of many talents. Not only is he an amazing instructor at the WCUI Los Angeles campus, he is an orthopedic surgeon, a musician, and a composer with his own home studio to produce worship music. Dr. Raafat prides himself on expanding his horizons beyond […]

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Alumni Spotlight: Chandler Dixon

To celebrate #throwbackthursday we’re bringing our first installment of our Alumni Spotlight segment where we dive into the lives of West Coast Ultrasound Institute graduates and see how life is continuing after graduation. We explore their careers, projects they’re involved in, and their experience with West Coast Ultrasound Institute. Whether they’ve graduated a year ago […]

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