WGU is currently recruiting students for programs in California, Texas, Florida, Indiana and Utah. See admissions requirements below. Want to become a nurse? Now is the perfect time to become a Registered Nurse (RN). WGUs B.S. in Nursing (Prelicensure) degree program prepares you with the content knowledge and extensive in-hospital clinical experience to earn your bachelors degree and prepare you to sit for the NCLEX licensing exam. Your clinical education also includes learning skills and patient care competencies in simulation lab boot camps followed by agency-based clinical intensives where patient care competencies can be honed and mastered. These intensives take place in hospitals and other key healthcare facilities under the guidance of expert staff nurses who provide coaching and clinical learning opportunities. You will become a technologically proficient, caring, bachelors degree-prepared nurse who is ready to preserve, promote, improve, and maintain the health and well-being of individuals and families in your community.