Nursing Workshops

What to bring to the workshop:

  • Unofficial transcripts from all schools attended (NO electronic transcripts accepted)
  • Proof of high school or GED graduation
  • A blue/black pen

To apply to the Nursing Program you will need:

  • Valid cerritos College Student ID number
  • A completed Nursing Program application signed by a Health Occupations counselor
  • Unofficial transcripts. Unofficial Cerritos College transcripts can be accepted. NOTE: No electronic transcripts will be accepted.
  • Proof of high school or GED graduation
  • Checklist for nursing application, initialed by student
  • All necessary supportive documents for the Multi-Selective Criterion points


For admission/academic requirements visit the Health Occupations RN program home page

**Students may only sign up for one application workshop**

 **Workshops are opened 3 weeks in advance**

Reservations are required to attend . Please call (562) 467-5231, stop by in person

or click the link: Nursing Application Sign Up


              • DATE
              • TIME
              • LOCATION
              • Tuesday 11/05
              • 5:00-7:00pm
              • HS-103
              • Wednesday 11/13
              • 5:00-7:00pm
              • Opens 10/23/19
              • Thursday 11/14
              • 10:00am-12:00pm
              • Opens 10/24/19
              • Friday 11/22
              • 10:00am-12:00pm
              • Opens 11/01/19
              • Monday, 12/2
              • 5:00-7:00pm
              • Opens 11/11/19


Friendly Reminders:

  •  Space is limited
  • Be prepared to stay the entire length of the two (2) hour workshop
  • Arrive early
  • Don't forget to purchase your One Day Parking permit


For Option A students only. Please note: New Application/Admission Process effective January 2019. The Cerritos College Nursing Program accepts applications once a year, from January 1 - March 15th, for the following academic year. Applications for the 2019 - 2020 academic year will be accepted beginning in January 2019. The nursing program will be utilizing a Blended Admission Process using a combination of: 1) Multicriteria Screening Criterion and 2) Random Selection (Lottery) beginning with the January 2019 application period. All applicants will be given points according the Multicriteria Screening Tool (to be uploaded to the website in August). The program will configure the points for all applicants and the first 50% of admission seats for the 2019-2020 academic year will be filled with the top point applicants. The remaining applicants will be placed into a random selection process (lottery) and the next 50% of admission seats will be filled with the top students in the random selection.

The MultiCriteria Selection Process will take the following into consideration:

  1. Grade Point Average
  2. Previous Academic Degree
  3. Recency of Prerequisites
  4. TEAS Scores
  5. Relevant Healthcare Experience
  6. Volunteer Hours
  7. Life Experiences
  8. Veteran Status
  9. Second Languages

Updates will be made to the: 1) Information Packet, 2) Application Process, 3) Application Form reflecting these changes and all new application materials will be uploaded to the nursing website in August and will also be made available in counseling and the nursing department office. 


Parking Permit Required
Cerritos College enforces parking regulations at all times.

Parking is $2.00 per day. Dashboard permits are available campus-wide from yellow Parking Permit Dispensers. Cash and MasterCard and Visa debit and credit cards are accepted. Violators are subject to citation,

tow away, and/or other action.
Cerritos College Campus Police ยท 562-860-2451, ext. 2325.

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