College of Nursing College of Nursing

About the College

Exceptional and Accessible Faculty

Washington State University College of Nursing offers rigorous and flexible undergraduate and graduate nursing degree programs designed to fit the many needs of today’s nursing students. Students learn from exceptional, accessible faculty with expertise in the following areas:

  • Oncology
  • Education
  • Pediatrics
  • ICU
  • Obstetrics
  • Med-Surg
  • Nursing Education
  • Hospital Management
  • Community Health

Degree Programs

Interested In Earning Your Doctorate Degree?

If you live in the Tri-Cites area and you are interested in earning your Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree or your Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Nursing, contact the graduate program coordinator for more information.


Two applications are required. Students must apply to WSU Tri-Cities and the College of Nursing separately. Each degree program has a different application process. Refer to the Application & Admission page of your desired program of study.


Please contact Program Assistant Rhonda Bushmaker at or call 509-372-7180.