CRITERIA FOR ADMISSION
The following minimum prerequisites are common for every program. Individual programs may have additional criteria.

 

STUDENT ADMISSION
The Program adheres to established standards for student admission as published in the Student Handbook. Students are admitted without discrimination.

 

Criteria for admission are:
1. RN with a Baccalaureate Degree or higher.
2. One year of RN clinical nursing experience following RN licensure.
3. Current clinical nursing experience within 5 years prior to application to a WOC Nursing Education Program.
4. Documentation of currency of clinical nursing experience within last 5 years: current, active practice, completion of a nurse refresher course, or a clinical performance examination.

Cleveland Clinic - R.B. Turnbull, JR. MD WOC Nursing Education Program

Length of accreditation: 7 years

Accreditation expires on December 31, 2022

 

9500 Euclid Avenue, HS1-500, Cleveland, OH 44195

Telephone: 216-317-7163
Fax: 216-445-6343

WOCschool@ccf.org

www.clevelandclinic.org/wocschool

 

Program Director: Linda J. Stricker, MSN, RN, CWOCN

Emory University Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nursing Education Center

Length of accreditation: 7 years

Accreditation expires on December 31, 2023

 

17 Executive Park Drive NE, Suite 650

Atlanta, GA 30329-2227

Telephone: 404-778-4067
Fax: 404-778-4778

wocnec@emory.edu

www.wocnec.org

 

Program Director: Lori Borja, MSN, RN, APRN, FNP-C, CWOCN, CFCN

Rutgers University School of Nursing-Camden Wound Ostomy Continence Nursing Education Program

Length of accreditation: 7 years

Accreditation expires on December 31, 2022

 

530 Federal Street, Camden, NJ 08102-1405

Telephone: General School of Nursing: 856-225-6226; WOCNEP: 856-225-2318
Fax: 856-225-6250

nursecam@camden.rutgers.edu
gradsnc@camden.rutgers.edu
jason.love@rutgers.edu

http://nursing.camden.rutgers.edu/wound-ostomy-continence-nurse-certification

 

Program Director: Janice M. Beitz, PhD, RN, CS, CNOR, CWOCN-AP, CRNP, APNC, MAPWCA, FAAN, ANEF

The Wound and Ostomy Education Program at The Valley Foundation School of Nursing, San José State University

Length of accreditation: 7 years

Accreditation expires on December 31, 2022

 

One Washington Square, San José, CA 95192-0057

Telephone: 408-924-3134
Fax: 408-924-3130

woep-group@sjsu.edu

www.sjsu.edu/woundostomy

 

Program Director: Vivian Wong, PhD, RN, CNS, CWON

University of Washington Wound Management Education Program
(UW WMEP)

On behalf of our team at UW Continuing Nursing Education, we regret to inform you that the Wound Management Education Program (WMEP) will be discontinued. The final class will be this Summer/Fall, July 27 – October 1, 2020. The program will not seek reaccreditation in the fall of 2021.

 

UW Continuing Nursing Education is committed to supporting the current WMEP students, including those who planned to defer, and will be working to facilitate their completion of our course before our official program closure in September 2021.

 

Length of accreditation: 7 years

Accreditation expires on December 31, 2021

 

Continuing Nursing Education, University of Washington

Box 359557, Seattle, WA 98195-9557

Telephone: 206-543-1047
Fax: 206-543-6953

wmep@uw.edu

http://uwcne.org/woundcert

 

Program Director: Renee Anderson, MSN, RN, CWON

WEB WOC® Nursing Education Program (WEB WOC Programs)

Length of accreditation: 7 years

Accreditation expires on December 31, 2021

 

200 Southdale Center, Minneapolis, MN 55435

Telephone: 612-331-4601
Fax: 612-926-8075

partners@webwocnurse.com

www.webwocnurse.com
www.webwocnurseCE.com

 

Program Co-Directors: JoAnn Ermer-Seltun, MS, RN, ARNP, FNP-BC, CWOCN, CFCN and Debra Netsch, DNP, CNP, FNP-BC, CWOCN, CWOCN-AP, CFCN

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