Continuing Education For Nurses

Western Schools is committed to the professional growth and lifelong learning of nurses. 

Since 1978, Western Schools has been supplying affordable continuing education for nurses nationwide. Since that time, more than 1 million nurses have relied on Western Schools to stay abreast of current issues and the best practices needed to perform their jobs.

Choose from more than 2,000 continuing education contact hours tailored to over 25 different nurse specialties. These nursing courses are written and peer-reviewed by highly-credentialed subject matter experts and focus on current evidence-based practice to address the current roles, competencies and emerging trends you face.

Nursing Continuing Education Accreditations

  • Western Schools is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
  • Our ANCC accreditation ensures that the nursing course content meets rigorous continuing education requirements and allows us to offer courses to nurses throughout the U.S. Nursing boards in all states requiring continuing education and numerous certifying organizations accept courses offered by ANCC accredited providers.
  • We also maintain provider approvals with the Boards of Nursing in California, District of Columbia, Florida, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, and West Virginia.
  • Find a full list of nursing accreditation information here.