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ADN Admission Information

ADN Admission Requirements


1. Admission to Mt. San Jacinto College, completion of college orientation, assessment, and optional advising session. 

2. Proof of High School Diploma, G.E.D., California Proficiency Exam, or College Degree. 

3. Submit Official Transcripts from all Colleges and/or Universities attended to Enrollment Services.

4. A minimum cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 on a 4.0 college scale and a grade "C" or better in the following admission requirement courses (prerequisites):

Course Course Name Units
​Anatomy 101 ​Anatomy & Physiology I * 4
​Anatomy 102 ​Anatomy & Physiology II *+ 4
​Biology 125 ​Microbiology *+ ​4
Math 140

Introduction to Statistics or College Level Math Over 100

3

​English 101 ​Freshman Composition  ​4

​*Effective Spring 2020, the Nursing Program is accepting online/hybrid courses until further notice.
+These courses require prerequisites.

5. Complete a Nursing and Allied Health Evaluation Request Form to Enrollment Services electronically through the Student Support Hub, once all prerequisites are completed or you are in the last semester of completion. Submit the form before the July 1st or December 1st Deadline. Please Note: If your Evaluation does not have an expiration date it is only valid for 9 months.

6. Evaluation Request Forms submitted after the deadline will not be accepted. No exceptions.

7. If Evaluation results confirm eligibility, download an application from this website and submit during the application filing period. Applications are available for download from our MSJC website one week before the fall and spring semester open enrollment periods. Late applications will not be accepted. No exceptions. 

8. Applications will be reviewed using the Multi-Criteria point system. This tool includes, but is not limited to:
    • Previous academic degrees
    • Diplomas or relevant certifications
    • Grade point average in prerequisite courses
    • Life experiences
    • Proficiency or advanced level coursework in a language other than English
    • TEAS score

9. Attend mandatory Nursing Information Workshop via live Zoom and attach "Certificate of Attendance" with the Nursing Application. 

 

Application Filing Period


Starting Semester Transcript Evaluation Due Application Period
Fall July 1st - December 1st February 1 - 15
Spring April 1st - July 1st September 1 - 15

 

 
LVN-RN Admission Requirements

 
LVN-RN Applications are accepted only during the September Filing Period. 

1. Admission to Mt. San Jacinto College, completion of college orientation, assessment, and optional advising session. 

2. Proof of High School Diploma, G.E.D., California Proficiency Exam, or College Degree. 

3. Submit Official Transcripts from all Colleges and/or Universities attended to Enrollment Services.

4. A minimum cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 on a 4.0 college scale and a grade "C" or better in the following admission requirement courses (prerequisites):

Course Course Name Units
​Anatomy 101 ​Anatomy & Physiology I * 4
​Anatomy 102 ​Anatomy & Physiology II *+ 4
​Biology 125 ​Microbiology *+ ​4
Math 140

Introduction to Statistics or College Level Math Over 100

3

​English 101 ​Freshman Composition  ​4

​*Effective Spring 2020, the Nursing Program is accepting online/hybrid courses until further notice.
+These courses require prerequisites.

5. Complete a Nursing and Allied Health Evaluation Request Form to Enrollment Services electronically through the Student Support Hub, once all prerequisites are completed or you are in the last semester of completion. Submit the form before the July 1st DeadlinePlease Note: If your Evaluation does not have an expiration date it is only valid for 9 months.

6. Evaluation Request Forms submitted after the deadline will not be accepted. No exceptions.

7. If Evaluation results confirm eligibility, download an application from this website and submit during the September application filing period. Applications are available for download from our MSJC website one week before the September open enrollment period. Late applications will not be accepted. No exceptions. 

8. Applications will be reviewed using the Multi-Criteria point system. This tool includes, but is not limited to:
    • Previous academic degrees
    • Diplomas or relevant certifications
    • Grade point average in prerequisite courses
    • Life experiences
    • Proficiency or advanced level coursework in a language other than English
    • TEAS score

9. Attend mandatory Nursing Information Workshop via live Zoom and attach "Certificate of Attendance" with the Nursing Application. 

 

Selection Process


Applicants with the highest ranking based on the Multi-Criteria Selection Process will be notified by MSJC student email approximately 6-8 weeks after the end of the application period. Applicants who are not selected for the nursing program may reapply during the next application filing period. No waitlist is maintained.

  • September application period: up to 12 ADN students and up to 12 LVN-RN students (Program starts Spring)
  • February application period: up to 25 ADN students (Program starts Fall)

*Number of students accepted may vary due to clinical spacing. 

 

Challenge/Advanced Placement into the Nursing Education Program for Military Personnel

The Mt. San Jacinto College School of Nursing supports and appreciates the sacrifices that our Military Personnel have made for our country. As such, we offer an opportunity for our veterans to earn credit for their work, educational experience, and background. The following policy is a way to recognize our veterans for their contributions.

CHALLENGE/ADVANCED PLACEMENT FOR MILITARY - TRAINED HEALTHCARE PERSONNEL POLICY

 

 

        Contact by phone 951-639-5577 or email nursingandah@msjc.edu if you have any questions.