Enrollment is restricted to students who have to pre-apply to the program through the nursing department. The application form is preferred to be submitted to the nursing department via FAX or in PERSON during the specific time listed in the application; Walk-ins applications will be accepted. Please note: the application period may end early due to an overwhelming respond of applicants.
Enrollment is restricted to students who have submitted a complete application with all requirements met during the appropriate application periods. The program accepts 30-40 students, however, will have additional students as alternates (in case potential students from the accepted group are unable to participate). Accepted students will be notified via email. All accepted students are expected to meet on the first day at 8 a.m. for roll call; students who fail to meet the class will have to reapply for the next available course.If not accepted, students may pick up application packet within first 30 days after application date. After 30 days, all non-accepted applications will be shredded.
Application Procedure changed!
CLICK HERE FOR THE CNA APPLICATION
CLICK HERE FOR PHYSICAL EXAM/IMMUNIZATION FORMS
CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION DATES
CLICK HERE FOR STEPS TO ENROLL-NURSING DEPARTMENT
After successful completion of the nursing assistant training program, you are eligible to apply for the California Department of Health Services, Licensing and Certification exam.. The exam is administered on campus and the current fee is $90 (subject to change).
Southwestern College Nursing Program
Attn: Higher Education Center at Otay Mesa
8100 Gigantic Street, Room 4401
San Diego CA 92154
(619) 216-6603 (fax)