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Finished my MSN this morning - ask me anything! - page 4

I completed the final oral defense for my MSN through WGU this morning. I also have my BSN from WGU. Completed RN-to-BSN in one, six month term, and the MSN in 11 months and five days (not that... Read More

  1. Visit  goodstudentnowRN profile page
    #39 1
    I am now dong my MSN Capstone and looking forward to finish soon. I have secured the IRB approval from the hospital in which I work and just trying to finish task one to move on tot he IRB and Consents.
  2. Visit  stepnurse01 profile page
    #40 0
    What are your specific experiences with your Capstone project? Any advise or suggestions for potential MSN students?Any info would be helpful.
  3. Visit  stepnurse01 profile page
    #41 0
    What type of projects/papers are required in the MSN program at WGU?
  4. Visit  calistudent818 profile page
    #42 0
    Congrats! That is so exciting and encouraging to hear. WGU is at the top of my list to apply for the BSN Prelicensure program. I am also considering WGU for masters in a couple of years :?
  5. Visit  goodstudentnowRN profile page
    #43 1
    My Capstone project is based on my work setting. It is much easier to do a project based on experience. I am doing a qualitative study. It is doable. It didn't take me too long to reach this far. I started October 1, 2011 with only a ADN degree. I got my BSN through WGU while pursuing my MSN. I am almost done. Thank God!
  6. Visit  penname40 profile page
    #44 4
    To maryCarny,
    You are an inspiration. I have been an ADN nurse for 20+ years & have had some resentment toward the idea of pretty much "having to" return to school to maintain job security. I am working in a teaching hospital & wish they would offer a significant discount to their employees furthering their education, but since that is not the case- I have been shopping for the right program for me. I think I have settled on WGU. I appreciate the information you have shared here, as well as your enthusiasm.
  7. Visit  minakay profile page
    #45 0
    I have been reading all your postings and I am glad that I am already scheduled to start my MSN (Education) in January 2013. From what I hear, WGU is ok. Is anyone starting the MSN (Education) in January 2013? I would love to have a study pal. Please let me know.
  8. Visit  thecoolnurse profile page
    #46 0
    Hi minakay.. My target start date is also January 2013 for MSN Education. I got my BSN from WGU also. So maybe we'll be classmates We should start a thread for this
  9. Visit  Mom2SNSH profile page
    #47 0
    I start RN to MSN-Ed 1/1/13 also! Can't wait!
  10. Visit  KbmRN profile page
    #48 0
    What does the oral defense entail, and is it required for the BSN also? Thank you in advance.
  11. Visit  klone profile page
    #49 0
    No, an oral defense is not required for the BSN
  12. Visit  SanDiegoCaliRN profile page
    #50 2
    I'm scheduled to start the MSN Ed on 1/1/13 as well. I just completed my BSN through WGU (submitted my last assignment yesterday) and I love this school!
  13. Visit  charkane profile page
    #51 0
    Hello Mary my name is Char aka Charmaine, firstly, CONGRATS on finishing your MSN and secondly, I would love to chat whenever you can. I requested you as a friend on here, however, I am new to this site and CLUELESS. I am on FaceBook if you search my email address or just send me an email. Congrats again and I really am looking forward to chatting soon as I am starting the SAME EXACT program you just completed in May.


    Char Kane