The Mt. SAC Nursing Program will host a site visit November 7-9, 2023 for continuing accreditation of its program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). The public is invited to meet with the site visit team and share comments about the program in person.
Wednesday, November 9, 2023
3:00 – 3:30 pm
Mt. SAC Building 67A, Room 131
Written comments are also welcome and should be received by the ACEN by October 31, 2023. Send written comments directly to:
Dr. Nell Ard, Interim Chief Executive Officer
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
3390 Peachtree Road Northeast, Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326
To promote diversity, equity, and inclusion of the student population, starting the term of admission of Spring 2023 cohort, a blended combination of random selection and a multicriteria screening process will be the selection method to accept nursing students. The new multicriteria screening merit points distribution will be used as well.
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The nursing profession is one of the largest in the healthcare industry. Currently, there is an acute shortage in the field of nursing that is anticipated to continue through 2020. Nurses are needed in all specialties.
The Nursing Department at Mt. San Antonio College is a two-year program designed to
prepare individuals at the Associate Degree level for entry into the practice of registered
nursing. The Program is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Licensed
Vocational Nurses and Psychiatric Technicians are eligible to pursue advanced placement
into the degree track earning an Associate in Science Degree in Nursing.
Steps for Applying to the Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) Generic Program. There are two application filing periods each year (December 1- February 1 and June 1 - August 1). Applicants can prepare for the filing period by following steps listed in the Application Process.
Dr. Jaime Hooper
Nursing Program Director
Nursing Department Chair