​​​​​​Stage view of Nursing Pinning Ceremony

PDF fileNursing RN A.S. 

​Application for the Nursing Program​

Application Period: Ap​pl​ication sessions for Spring 2019 consideration are now open! Please log into your Corsair Connect page inside of summer 2018 enrollment to register! Additional applcation appointments will also be available in Fall 2018. These dates TBA.   

​The Santa Monica Colleg​​e nursing program utilizes a Multi-Criteria Screening Process for applications to the Generic ADN program and these admission reqirments have ​​been updated!  ​Please review the PDF below to review these changes. 

Application sessions will open summer 2018 for spring 2019 Consideration:

Info Sessions

Nursing Program Information Sessions are pr​​o​​vide​d thr​ou​​ghout the semester. For information on how to register yourself for a Nursing Infor​​mati​​on Ses​​​sion, follow instructions at Admissions and Preparations.

For a detailed list of nursing information sessions, please review the Nusing Information Sessions Flyer​​​ for Summer 2018. ​

About the Nursing Pr​​ogram

Santa Monica College offers an Associate Degree Nursing Program that prepares students to meet the standards of the California Board of Regist​er​​​ed Nursing.  This pro gram is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing and accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

Upon completion of the nursing program, graduates receive their Associate in Science Degree - Nursing Major and are eligible to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) to become a Registered Nurse.  Santa Monica College Nursing Majors are encouraged to follow a transfer curriculum course of study that will enable the student to transfer to BSN programs.


Accrediting Agencies

California Board of Registered Nursing
1747 N. Market Blvd., Suite 150
Sacramento, CA  95834     

Accreditation Commission for Education In Nursing (ACEN) 
3343 Peachtree Road, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326 


Health Sciences Department: (310) 434-3453