Southwestern College


Once the ADN Program pre-requisites are completed, you may submit your application with the required documentation to the Southwestern College Nursing Program in room 4502 (if applying in person) or via U.S. Mail at 8100 Gigantic Street, San Diego CA. 92154. Official transcripts must be mailed directly to Southwestern College, Admissions and Records Department, 900 Otay Lakes Rd., Chula Vista, CA 91910.

Important notice:  Students will be accepted based on a Multi-Criteria Points System. Preference for day or evening/weekend schedule will be given to students by highest ranking points. Students in the Nursing Program must be able to care for male or female patients across the life span and must be available to do clinical work Monday-Saturday, and any shift.

Click on the links below for: 

ADN APPLICATION for 2017-2018

PHYSICAL EXAM and IMMUNIZATION FORMS

MULTI-CRITERIA POINTS SYSTEM GRID

NURSING DEPARTMENT STEPS TO ENROLL

PROGRAM PRE-REQUISITES

 

Applications are due to the Nursing Department by the last business day in January of every year. The Nursing Program begins in August annually. If you are accepted elsewhere or choose not to attend the program, please e-mail the Nursing Department to cancel your application. Letters of acceptance are sent prior to the fall semester start date.  Applicants who are accepted into the program may NOT defer acceptance but must reapply to the program.
    ASSOCIATE DEGREE in NURSING (ADN) PRE-REQUISITES 
    Class Course # Units GPA Recency
    Human Anatomy Bio 260 4w/ lab 2.5 10 years
    Physiology Bio 261 4 w/ lab 2.5 7 years
    Microbiology Bio 265 4 w/ lab 2.5 7 years
    Reading & Composition ADN 140 (preferred)
    Will also accept equivalent English coursework(i.e. ENGL 115)
    3 2.5 None
    Intermediate Algebra Math 60 4 2.5 None
    OTHER REQUIREMENTS:
    Communications 103 or 174 Child Development 170 or Psych 230
    Psychology 101              TEAS Version 6: Passing score 62

 

Last updated: 9/20/2017 12:47:22 PM