Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital

Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital

WelcomeYakima Valley Memorial Hospital Employees

  • You get a discount! 5% off WGU Washington’s affordable tuition for 2 terms. (Speak to an Enrollment Counselor about how this works).
  • As an employee of Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital, you are eligible to apply for the WGU Healthcare Partner Fund Scholarship. This competitive scholarship, valued up to $2,500, can be used in addition to the 5 percent tuition discount.

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WGU Washington, in cooperation with Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital and Western Governors University, is proud to offer special discounts for YVMH employees.

Through Western Governors University, WGU Washington offers accredited degree programs in business, information technology, teacher education, and health professions, including nursing.

WGU Washington is affordable

WGU Washington is a nonprofit online university. What does this mean for you? Very affordable tuition. In fact, WGU Washington charges less than half what other reputable online universities typically charge. WGU Washington is also approved through Western Governors University to offer federal financial aid to those who qualify.

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WGU Washington is competency-based

WGU Washington’s rigorous, competency-based approach is ideally suited to self-directed learners anxious to advance their education and careers efficiently. Unlike traditional and even other online universities, WGU Washington doesn’t award degrees based on seat time. Instead, you earn your degree by demonstrating your competence in your field. Through independent study, learning resources, and carefully designed assessments, you learn and master essential skills and knowledge necessary for success. Assessments take the form of essays, exams, research papers, and an assortment of projects that can be completed online.

Our competency-based approach measures your progress through your successful completion of challenging assessments. If you have existing competencies from prior work and education, you may be able to draw upon this experience to complete your assessments faster and accelerate your degree program.

WGU Washington is flexible and supportive

If your schedule demands flexibility, WGU Washington is for you. In most cases, you will access course material or study independently at the time and place you choose. You can progress at a pace that enables you to earn a college degree while still managing your career, your family, and life’s other challenges. Our competency-based approach to education allows for extensive personalization of your program to fit around your busy schedule.

When you become a student, you’ll study under the guidance of a dedicated mentor who will work with and support you from enrollment to graduation. Together with your mentor, you’ll develop your personalized Degree Plan—a roadmap and schedule for successfully completing your program.

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