Cuesta College Nursing & Allied Health Division

SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT

 

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VISITORS PLEASE NOTE:  Parking permits are required WHENEVER CLASSES ARE IN SESSION
They
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NEW DEGREE AT CUESTA!
PRE-NURSING Associate in Science

Click on the link above to view the degree requirements. All Pre-Nursing majors can apply for this degree. This degree can also provide a pathway to programs that will give students entry into other health-science related careers.  See a counselor for more information: Call (805) 546-3138 to make an appointment or to inquire about walk-in counseling hours. 

                 Paramedic  Program           

APPLY NOW!

Applications to the Cuesta College Paramedic Program are currently being accepted for August 2016 admission.
Deadline to apply is July 1, 2016
at 4:00 pm.

Paramedic Program Admission

Paramedic Program Online Application

        Psychiatric Technician Program   

APPLY NOW!

Applications to the Psych Tech Program are being accepted for September 2016 admission.

The deadline to apply is May 6, 2016 at 3:00 pm.

Go to the Psych Tech Admission webpage, to access the online application and other program information. For questions about the Psych Tech program, contact Jenny Grant at the Department of State Hospitals- Atascadero:

Phone:  805-468-3175      Fax:   805-468-2285

email: ashptprogram@dsh.ca.gov

Informational meetings are held at the Department of State Hospitals, Atascadero - Main Lobby
10333 El Camino Real, Atascadero, CA
Dates TBD

                   RN Program                   

RN program applications are accepted once a year in October, for admission in August.

Steps for Interested Applicants:

1. READ the RN Program FAQ and the TEAS FAQ 

2. REVIEW the RN Application Point Criteria

3. ATTEND an RN Program Information Session and read the RN Powerpoint Notes

4. REVIEW the October 2015 RN Program Application Instructions The application period is currently closed. Future application requirements are subject to change.

5. GO TO the new RN Program Admissions webpage and read information there.

6CALL the Counseling Department at 805-546-3138 (San Luis Obispo Campus) or 805-591-6241 (North County Campus) for questions about pre-requisites, course planning, priority registration and/or to have coursework completed at other schools evaluated for equivalency.

                     LVN Program                

Applications to the LVN program are accepted in January for admission in August.

For general information about the LVN program please visit the LVN Admissions webpage, or call the North County Nursing and Allied Health office at (805) 591-6200 ext. 4426.

For questions about  program eligibility, pre-requisite planning, submitting transcripts, or to have coursework evaluated for equivalency contact the Counseling Department at 805-546-3138 (San Luis Obispo Campus) or 805-591-6241 (North County Campus).

    Nursing Information Sessions    

                     Counseling Information         

Counseling Dept Homepage

PRE-RN & PRE-LVN Course Equivalency form

 

PROGRAMS AND COURSES OFFERED:

NURSING:
Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)

Licensed Vocational Nursing (LVN)

Registered Nursing (RN)

ALLIED HEALTH:
  
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)  

Medical Assisting

Paramedic

Phlebotomy

Psychiatric Technician