Summary of Units:
|Nursing Courses from Community College
|Upper Division Major Requirements
|General Education and Graduation Requirements
Transfer students from community colleges must be GE-Certified or additional coursework will be required to meet CSUCI requirements. A maximum of 70 units can be transferred.
Students who have successfully completed a Registered Nursing program at a community college will be awarded 15.5 upper division units for nursing courses completed at the community college upon passing the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) - RN.
Requirements for Admission
Application - Apply to both the University and the Nursing Program.
Prerequisite Courses - Specific courses listed in the major below
License - Have or be eligible to acquire a valid California RN license.
Degree - Be a graduate of a BRN approved pre-licensure degree program from an accredited educational institution.
Insurance/Health Clearance - Students in the nursing program are required to have health insurance, demonstrate a sufficient immunization record consistent with that required of clinical placement in local health care agencies and pass a physical examination.
Background Check/Drug Screening - Criminal background check and drug screening must be completed before clinical placement.
Grade Point Average - An overall GPA of 2.5 or greater in the prerequisite nursing courses with no grade lower than a C.