Guided Pathways

Guided Pathways

LVN 30-Unit Option- Career Mobility Track (Nursing), Certificate E1202

Program: E1202
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Suggested Sequence of CourseworkIndicates Courses Offered Online
Fall Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
NURS 5 Psychiatric Nursing 3.0
Total:   3.0
PSYC 1A must be completed prior to taking NURS 5 See catalog for add'l non-course requirements
Spring Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
NURS 8 Med-Surg Nursing Circ & Oxygen 5.0
NURS 9 Leadership in Nursing 1.0
NURS 10 Med-Surg Nurs Integ/Regulation 4.0
NURS 11 Preceptorship in Nursing 2.0
Total:   12.0
Certificate: LVN-30 Unit Option-Career E1202 Submit petition to Admissions & Records
Program Notes

Nursing Program:

Multiple Screening Criteria:

Information Sessions:

Nursing Prerequisite Requirements:

  • Human Anatomy, including a laboratory component (4 units)
  • Human Physiology, including a laboratory component (4 units)
  • Microbiology, including a laboratory component (4 units)
  • ENGL 1A   Freshman Composition  (4 units)
  • PSYC 1A Introduction to Psychology  (3 units)
  • CHLD 10 Child Growth and Lifespan Development  (3 units)
  • or PSYC 14 Developmental Psychology (3 units)

Non-course Requirements:

  1. An overall grade point average of 2.5 for the Human Anatomy, Human Physiology and Microbiology prerequisite courses with no grade less than a “C” for each course and no more than one repetition of any one of these courses.
  2. A cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 for all college coursework completed.
  3. Eligibility for MATH 71 (Preferably MATH 71 or a college level math course completed).
  4. High school graduation or GED or academic degree from an accredited college/university in the United States.
  5. Possess a current, active California Licensed Vocational Nurse license.
  6. A physical examination, including specific immunizations is required of all candidates prior to the beginning of nursing classes.
  7. Current Healthcare Provider CPR certification.

Criminal background check and drug screening must be completed prior to any patient contact

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