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. Please note: the application period may end early due to an overwhelming response 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 40 students, however, we will accept additional students as alternates (in case potential students from the accepted group are unable to participate). Accepted students will be notified via e-mail. All accepted students are expected to meet on the first day at 8 a.m.; students who fail to meet the class will have to re-apply 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.
CNA application period for Spring I (January - March): October 20th at 9am to October 24 by 11am
(read application packet for changes)
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)