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

This department is in the division of Science.

Attn: ADN Applicants will be notified after November 16th for ATI TEAS Invite. LVN to RN applicants will be notified at a later date and WILL NOT be taking the TEAS 

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The mission of the Associate Degree Nursing Program is to provide comprehensive, quality registered nursing education by engaging diverse learners in professional nursing practice for the purpose of meeting the healthcare needs of the community.

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.

*** Applicants will be notified of their application status via email 4 to 6 weeks after the application closing date (October 15, 2021). Until then, please do not call or email the Nursing Department to discuss applications.***  

As of Spring 2022, the nursing program is requiring all entering students to be fully vaccinated against COVID 19

Information Meeting

 Fall 2021

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When: Nov 3, 2021 10:30 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

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When: Nov 15, 2021 10:30 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

Spring 2022

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When: Jan 26, 2022 10:30 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada)



Please read over the information packet prior to attending the information meeting.  This is for students interested in SBVC nursing program, prerequisite information will be covered in this meeting.

This meeting starts promptly and does not allow late entry after it begins.

Application Workshops

Dates will be available Spring 2022 TBA

It is advised to review the application checklist prior to attending. In this workshop the application itself will be reviewed.


Registered Nursing Applicants with Outside Transcripts!

All official transcripts must be submitted to the Admissions & Records Office (AD/SS-100) for evaluation of prior credit.

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
  • If you are using AP credit with a score 3 or higher official college board results 
  • Request a Evaluation of Prior College Credits Earned from admissions and records

Evaluations of Prior Credit and application timeline  

Request Evaluation
ADN Application Dates
(2 weeks)
ADN Program Entry
July 1st-August 30th

September 15th-30th 

October 1st-Oct 15th

Spring 2022
January 3rd-February 28th March 15th-30th Fall  2022


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, but instead be done durig the evaluation time frame. This is only for transcripts outside of SBVC.

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.

Please be advised: in order to re-evaluate your transcript (s) from other colleges and universities only if you have any new class added on to the transcript. Otherwise, you can use the existing evaluation to apply for the nursing program.


For more information on Transcript Evaluation, click here.

 SBVC Nursing Program Completion Rates

Completion Rate

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