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Welcome to Nursing Department

Lurelean B. Gaines, Chairperson

Nursing provides unlimited opportunities for creativity, innovation and leadership while demanding integrity, commitment and compassion. The role of a nurse is varied. You may practice as a caregiver, educator or researcher. The work is diverse, complex, demanding, challenging, and above all, very gratifying.

 

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Important Update:

The next Open Enrollment will be from May 1st to May 28th 2019.
Please check back in April for more information about application hours.

Please note:
Applications are not for a specific semester. Currently the wait time to start the nursing program is between 2-3 years.

TRANSFER STUDENTS
We are currently not accepting transfer students due to limited space. Transfer students are considered students who have been in another nursing program.

LVN TO RN INTERESTED STUDENTS
If you are an LVN and have completed all the prerequisites and have passed the TEAS test (ATI TEAS with a score of 62% or above) you can get on our waiting list. Our waiting time is at least 2 ½ years. In order to get on our waiting list you need to meet with the nursing counselor, Ms. M. Su. She is located in the Counseling Department. Counseling appointments can only be scheduled in person at the counseling department. For more appointment information call the counseling department at (323) 265-8751.