Concentration of Study Overview
Nursing Application Period is open from April 1 - June 30, 2014. Applications must
be delivered or postmarked by June 30, 2014 to be eligible for the Class of 2015.
Status letters will be sent out by July 31, 2014.
2015 RN Application. For 1st time applicants.
2015 RN Re-Application. For students who already have a waitlist number.
Do you want a career that involves caring for, supporting and helping people who are
sick or injured? Do you enjoy educating people and being an advocate for health? Becoming
a registered nurse has many rewards and career opportunities are plentiful. Allan
Hancock College offers an associate in science degree and certificate option for LVNs
to become registered nurses (RNs).
The registered nursing (RN) program, fully accredited by the California Board of Registered
Nursing, is a two-semester program offered every year starting in the spring semester.
The program includes both classroom study and supervised clinical practice. Clinical
practice takes place in our labs, local hospitals and medical care facilities.
California licensed vocational nurses (LVN) and graduates from accredited vocational
nursing programs are eligible to apply upon completion of Allan Hancock College program
prerequisites. The LVN-to-RN program is specifically designed to provide the LVN with
an opportunity for career advancement and prepares the LVN for the additional responsibilities
required of the registered nurse. If accepted into the program, you must comply with
background checks and drug screening required by clinical agencies.
In addition, the program has a 30-unit certificate option, completion of which qualifies
the successful graduate to take the RN licensing examination. If you choose to pursue
the 30-unit certificate option you would NOT be a graduate of the Allan Hancock Nursing
Program or of the college. Applicants to this curriculum alternative must meet with
the Associate Degree of Nursing program director for advisement.
Click here for Prerequisite Information. Click here to see the 2014 RN Cost Sheet.
Click here to see the merit based admission criteria table. This is in effect for the class of 2014.
Merit Based Admissions Exam Payment Form - April 1,201-June 30, 2014
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"At Allan Hancock College, I have a clear path for where I want to go in terms of a career. The classes are really challenging and rewarding. The instructors are really open and willing to share their knowledge with you. They have so much experience to share with us, things that would take years to see in the field."
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