From The President

Welcome to West Coast University!

This is an exciting place to be, as you’ll learn by getting to know our students, alumni, staff and faculty. We are engaged in a life-changing process: pursuing higher education as a means to achieve professional goals.

We are justifiably proud of the accomplishments of our graduates, who are serving in a variety of satisfying careers across a broad geographical area. Our faculty and staff are committed to helping our students achieve their educational and professional aspirations. Toward that end, West Coast University provides high quality learning opportunities, in a variety of modalities, blending the theoretical with real-world experience.

Our campuses are aesthetically-pleasing, our facilities are among the best to be found anywhere, our programs are innovative and academically-challenging, and our people superbly qualified. That combination results in a unique professional education experience that is second to none.

The road you have set out upon is not an easy one, but the rewards for reaching the destination are incalculable.

Best wishes in your endeavors!




Barry T. Ryan, J.D., Ph.D.

President and Chief Executive Officer, West Coast University