Stage view of Nursing Pinning Ceremony

Application for the Nursing Program

Application Period: Now Open - Spring 2017 (February 27 - April 5, 2017)

The Santa Monica College nursing program utilizes a Multi-Criteria Screening Process for applications to the Generic ADN program. Applications sessions are available every Spring and Fall Semester.

Applications are open for Fall 2017 Consideration:

Deadline Extended to April 5, 2017

Info Sessions

Nursing Program Information Sessions are provided throughout the semester. For information on how to register yourself for a Nursing Information Session, follow instructions at Admissions and Preparations

Application Workshops

Location: Bundy 318 

  • March 28 at 9:30 AM 
  • March 29 at 1:00 PM 
  • March 30 at 12:30 PM 
  • March 31 at 1:30 PM 
  • April 3 at  2:30 PM 
  • April 4 at  9:30 AM 
  • April 5 at  1:30 PM 

About the Nursing Program

Santa Monica College offers an Associate Degree Nursing Program that prepares students to meet the standards of the California Board of Registered 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, Inc.
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, Georgia 30326


Health Sciences Department: (310) 434-3453