I am unclear as to how WGU works.
First and foremost, it seems there are no group projects.
Second, it appears you have to set up your own community nursing project, somehow someway (not so cool)
Third, I am unclear as to how the writing projects work. Traditionally, there can be many 'research project' papers for a given degree, and finding sources for the paper can be quite tedious, necessitating interlibrary loans and slowing down the research process greatly. My ex-wife took DAYS (like sometimes 10) to get her research citations back at times--and one needs to read these in order to construct the best research paper--she had to use a combination of word, excel, and powerpoint for the actual document, using APA format--how does this process work at WGU?
Lastly, how does this all work? I have listed their requirements below. They offer ALL of those classes? What is the format of those classes? You watch webinars? You buy books? I went to school a very long time ago, and I am used to having a book in my hands, underlining text, writing in the margins, sometimes making question/answer sheets in 3-ring notebooks, then right before class I would review the stuff i had, then go take the exam.
Can you all break the WGU process down for me? Pointers? I dont plan on going anytime soon, perhaps in 12months, but I myself wouldnt mind paying a mentor to help me thru the process when the time comes--just PM me the details and when the time comes......monies could easily be sent instantly via paypal.
and, the requirements from their site, which I am unsure as to whether they offer online, or what (seems like quite a few, but i do have an associate science degree, but without the chem and college algebra--chem was accepted from my highschool as i went right into nursing school, and i took trigonometry and a different school which was 'above' college algebra, which was thus acceptable):
NVT2 Professional Roles and Values 3
AGC1 Foundations of College Mathematics 3
BBC1 Communications Foundations 2
LAE1 Language and Communication: Essay 2
IWC1 Literature, Arts and the Humanities 2
IWT1 Literature, Arts and the Humanities: Analysis and Interpretation 2
LUT1 Language and Communication: Presentation 2
QBT1 Language and Communication: Research 3
QLC1 Quantitative Literacy: College Algebra, Measurement, and Geometry 3
QMC1 Quantitative Literacy: Statistics, Probability, and Problem Solving 3
ASV1 Nutrition 3
GRT1 Biochemistry 3
GLC1 Behavioral Science Survey 6
GLT1 Issues in Behavioral Science 3
GMC1 Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology 3
GMT1 Human Physiology 3
ALT1 Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory 2
MBC1 Clinical Microbiology 3
MLT1 Clinical Microbiology Laboratory 1
GNT1 Contemporary Nursing Issues 4
HAT1 Community Health Nursing 3
HGT1 Community Health Nursing Practicum 2
NUT1 Nursing Informatics 2
EBT1 Evidence Based Practice and Applied Nursing Research 3
KOT1 Organizational Systems and Quality Leadership 4