Eligibility Requirements Checklist for the Registered Nursing Program

The Application Deadline for the Registered Nursing Program is April 1-15, 2014 for Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 admissions. See the Annual Academic Application Cycle.

The following must be completed before applying to the Registered Nursing Program:

  • Completion of ENGL-101A or equivalent with a grade of "C" or better

  • Reading Clearance: Clearing ENGL-163 or ENGL-167 through the ACCUPLACER Reading Assessment Test, or completion of ENGL-163 or ENGL-167 with a grade of "C" or better

  • Completion of MATH-153 or MATH-155 (Intermediate Algebra) or any higher level college math course with a grade of "C" or better, or math clearance through the ACCUPLACER Math Assessment Test

  • Completion of BIOL-103A (Anatomy) or equivalent with a grade of "C" or better; see Equivalent Nursing Support Courses

  • Completion of BIOL-103B (Physiology) or equivalent with a grade of "C" or better; see Equivalent Nursing Support Courses

  • Completion of BIOL-106 (Microbiology) or equivalent with a grade of "C" or better; see Equivalent Nursing Support Courses

  • Completion of CFS-109 (Nutrition) or equivalent with a grade of "C" or better; see Equivalent Nursing Support Courses

  • Completion of PSY-108 (Developmental Psychology) or equivalent with a grade of "C" or better; see Equivalent Nursing Support Courses

  • Completion of SPCH-101 or SPCH-103 (Public Speaking or Interpersonal Communication) or equivalent with a grade of "C" or better

  • Cumulative GPA OF 2.7 or higher from the most recent 60 units completed

  • TEAS V score of 62% or higher after no more than 2 attempts

See also Steps to Apply for Admission to the Registered Nursing Program.

For assistance with questions, see the Contact Information for the Registered Nursing Program.