Nursing Department

NEW UPDATE!

THE SCC NURSING DEPARTMENT HAS MOVED.

WE ARE NOW LOCATED IN TEMP 9 IN THE NORTH SIDE OF THE CAMPUS. FOR GENERAL INFORMATION REGARDING THE NURSING PROGRAMS REVIEW OUR NURSING WEBSITE .

Please email further inquiry to SCCNursingapplication@losrios.edu .

You may also attend one of our Informational Meetings. Date and times of meetings can be located on our nursing website under “Interested Student”. There are no meetings scheduled during the summer.

Questions regarding transferable courses or course selection please contact our SCC Counseling Department for assistance.

 

The Nursing Department includes two board-approved programs: Associates Degree – Nursing (ADN) and Vocational Nursing (VN). The ADN program is four semesters in length and the VN program is three semesters. Each program has pre-requisite courses, plus nursing theory with concurrent clinical practice. Graduates of both programs are eligible to sit for the licensure examination and are prepared for employment. A career mobility LVN to RN track is also available that culminates in achieving the Associate Degree.

Students with a diagnosed documented disability from a Disability Resource Center Learning Specialist need to submit accommodation paperwork to the SCC Nursing Program Director. Students with questions or concerns are encouraged to call (916) 558-2271 and schedule an appointment with the Program Director. MORE >>

APPLICATIONS ARE ONLY ACCESSIBLE DURING OPEN ENROLLMENT PERIODS.

Programs of Study

  • Registered Nursing Program

    The focus of the Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) program is to prepare entry level nurses with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to deliver quality and safe patient care… MORE >>

  • Vocational Nursing Program

    The Vocational Nursing (VN) program is a full time BVNPT approved program, 3 semesters in length. Each semester is 12 units.

    Instruction is provided over 4 days per week, with varying… MORE >>