Alumni

Our alumni can be found in hospitals and clinics all over the country, making a difference in their chosen field. Their commitment to the healthcare industry is reflected in their continued research after graduation, their participation in nationwide medical conferences and networking events, and most importantly their dedication to each individual patient. Many WCUI alumni stay connected to WCUI leadership, participating in campus orientations and program advisory committee meetings to help us adapt our curriculum to the changing healthcare field and share their story with other students.

Our alumni continue to inspire us with their passion and growth. We look forward to hearing and sharing their stories for years to come.

OUR PRIDE

Our Vocational Nursing graduates are employed at major hospitals and clinics in their area such as Kaiser Permanente, Cedar Sinai, San Bernardino Medical Group, Inland Valley Care & Rehab Center.

Our sonography and MRI graduates are employed at popular hospitals and imaging clinics such as AZ Tech Radiology, Kaiser Permanente, Banner Health, Med Smart Inc, Simon Med, Pro Health Imaging Center, Echo Tech Imaging Center, and Sun Radiology.

Our alumni can be found in hospitals/clinics/physicians’ offices all across the country including: Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Idaho, Kansas, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maine, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington and West Virginia.

The current combined California campus NCLEX Pass Rate is 91.5%^

  • ^Current NCLEX Quarter Rates up through Qtr3 2019. See www.bvnpt.ca.gov for per campus rates

Average employment rate of combined California campuses for vocational nursing graduates 78.5%*

  • 75% LA – 2019 ACCSC Annual Report ‐ Graduation & Employment Summary
  • 82% Ontario – 2019 ACCSC Annual Report ‐ Graduation & Employment Summary

Average employment rate of combined campuses for Academic Associates MRI graduates 81.3%*

  • 74% LA – 2019 ACCSC Annual Report ‐ Graduation & Employment Summary
  • 88% Ontario – 2019 ACCSC Annual Report ‐ Graduation & Employment Summary
  • 89% Phoenix – 2019 ACCSC Annual Report ‐ Graduation & Employment Summary

Average employment rate of combined campuses for Academic Associates Cardiovascular Sonography graduates 88%*

  • 87% LA – 2019 ACCSC Annual Report ‐ Graduation & Employment Summary
  • 77% Ontario – 2019 ACCSC Annual Report ‐ Graduation & Employment Summary
  • 100% Phoenix – 2019 ACCSC Annual Report ‐ Graduation & Employment Summary
  • Average employment rate of combined campuses for Academic Associates Diagnostic Medical Sonography graduates 74%*

    • 75% LA – 2019 ACCSC Annual Report ‐ Graduation & Employment Summary
    • 76% Ontario – 2019 ACCSC Annual Report ‐ Graduation & Employment Summary
    • 71% Phoenix – 2019 ACCSC Annual Report ‐ Graduation & Employment Summary

    Average employment rate of combined California campuses for Pediatric Cardiac Ultrasound and Congenital Heart Disease graduates 90%*

    • 100% LA – 2019 ACCSC Annual Report ‐ Graduation & Employment Summary
    • 80% Ontario – 2019 ACCSC Annual Report ‐ Graduation & Employment Summary

    *Combined average rates of campuses.

    Alumni Resources

    Our commitment to our students stays just as strong on Day 600 as Day 1. As a lifelong member of the WCUI family, the support doesn’t end after graduation. We encourage a professional relationship to help you continue to find new career advancement opportunities in your field, grow your education, and network with other medical professionals in the industry. Our evolving alumni resources are built based on your feedback and needs as you encounter the professional world, to help us answer the most important question: How can we help you succeed?

    • WCUI Alumni Association
      • A Facebook community for WCUI alumni to learn more about other opportunities in the field, network with other alumni from all three campuses, and get the latest news on advancements in the field and WCUI.
    • Online job board
      • A frequently updated online job board with career opportunities specialized by program and by state.

    School of Nursing

    Our current combined California NCLEX Pass Rate is 91.5%! Are you ready to become an LVN?

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    School of Medical Imaging

    Our medical imaging graduates are working in popular hospitals and clinics like Kaiser Permanente, Banner Health, and Simon Med. Start your education to becoming a sonographer or MRI technologist today!

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