View courses, degrees, and/or certificates for this program in the catalog.

This department is in the division of Science.

The mission of the Associate Degree Nursing Program at San Bernardino Valley College is to provide a comprehensive, quality instructional program to assist students to achieve their vocational goal of becoming Registered Nurses.

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The Nursing Department offers a sequence of courses leading to an Associate of Science degree with a major in nursing. Students learn to function in a variety of health care settings and assist patients, through the nursing process, attain or maintain their optimum level of wellness. Graduates are eligible to take the national licensing exam and become licensed as a Registered Nurse in California.

Learning activities are conducted on the San Bernardino Valley College campus and in local hospitals and community agencies.The program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) and approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN).  Please see accreditation page for more information.

August 1st through September 1st

January 2nd through February 2nd


Please allow 6-8 weeks to be notified about your application status

Late applications will not be accepted

Applications will open the begining of August.

For questions during campus closure please call:

(909)757-6081 Monday-Thursday 8am-5pm for questions or 

Please be patient during this time and allow time to reply to the emails

Nursing Application Evaluations of Prior Credit

Evaluations are required to apply. If evaluations are not complete in time for nursing application, nursing application will not be accepted. Please verify on evaluation if any courses has (*) on them and see note. You do not need 12 units of residency.

Students must submit all official transcripts including Crafton Hills and request for an evaluation during the following dates in order to apply for the nursing program. Transcripts will not be collected in the nursing application. Instead, evaluations of prior credit are required within admissions application.

application and evaluation period

Information Application Workshops


LOCATION: Online ZOOM Link below

Tuesday, May 26th 5:00pm-7:00pm
Tuesday, June 16th 3:00pm-5:00pm 
Tuesday,  July 21st 3:00pm-5:00pm

Zoom Meeting Information

Topic: Nursing Application Meeting

Register in advance for this meeting:

Please read over the information packet prior to attending the meeting.  This is for students interested in applying to the program.

You are invited to a Zoom meeting.
When: July 21, 2020 03:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

Register in advance for this meeting:
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After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

This meeting starts promptly and does not allow late entry after 3pm.

Registered Nursing Applicants with Outside Transcripts!

If you took an online science course i.e. anatomy/physio or Mirco online the nursing department will not accept the courses. Although, for Spring 2020 and Summer 2020 we will make the exception to accept previously accepted sciences that moved to online because of COVID 19. If you are using AP credit with a score 3 or higher official college board results must be submitted to Admissions and Records AD/SS-100.  All official transcripts must be submitted to the Admissions & Records Office (AD/SS-100) for evaluation of prior credit. 

Your Nursing Program Application must contain the Evaluation of Prior College Credits Earned.

To obtain an Evaluation Of Prior College Credits you must submit the following to AD/SS-100: (Please have them either mailed or sent electronical) 

  • Submit All Official College Transcripts
  • Request a Evaluation of Prior College Credits Earned online

For more information on Transcript Evaluation, click here.

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