Cuesta College Nursing & Allied Health Division

SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT

 

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  San Luis Obispo Campus - (805) 546-3119

  Paso Robles Campus (805) 591-6200 ext. 4426   Campus Maps and Driving Directions

VISITORS PLEASE NOTE: 

Parking permits are required and can be purchased for $2 at a ticket machine in  any parking lot

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                      Paramedic Program         

APPLY NOW!

Applications are now being accepted for the Cuesta College Paramedic Program beginning in August 2014.  Click on the links below for the application and general program information:

Paramedic Program Application

Paramedic Program Information  

For additional program information, contact the Cuesta College Nursing and Allied Health office:

Phone 805-546-3119

Fax:  805-546-3961

Email:  Lisa Wearda - lisa_wearda@cuesta.edu or

Alma Cordova - alma_cordovagama@cuesta.edu

For pre-requisite course planning, call the Counseling Department at 805-546-3138 to ask about walk-in hours or to make an appointment.

                 Psych Tech Program        

APPLY NOW!

Applications are now being accepted for January 2015 admission. The deadline to apply is September 12, 2014 at 3:00 p.m.

For program information and application requirements, please click on the following links:

Psych Tech Program Application

Random Draw Important Dates

Program Eligibility and Information

Assessment Testing Information

Assessment Testing form

Financial Aid flyer

General Program flyer

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

For more information, attend a program information meeting on August 12 or August 14 (more info here) or contact the Psychiatric Technician Program office located at the Department of State Hospitals-Atascadero:

Phone: 805-468-3175

E-mail: ashptprogram@ash.dsh.ca.gov

Fax: 805-468-2285

Program Address: 10333 El Camino Real Atascadero, CA 93422

                     RN Program                

Applications for Fall 2015 admission will be accepted OCTOBER 1 - 31, 2014.  The application will be posted here when available.

Potential applicants should meet with a pre-nursing counselor to answer questions and have any pre-requisite coursework evaluated for equivalency. Call Counseling at 805-546-3138 to make an appointment. 

IMPORTANT! NEW TEAS V REQUIREMENT:

Applicants for Fall 2015 admission will be required to take the TEAS V Assessment Test between October 1, 2014 and December 6, 2014.  The TEAS V will be offered at Cuesta College on three Saturdays within this testing window. Only TEAS V scores taken between these dates will be considered.

Click on the following links for new and updated information:

RN Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

RN Multi-Criteria Point Allocation

Pre-RN Group Advising Sessions! 

Call and make your appointment today!

RN Program Information Powerpoint Pages

 

An RN Information Session for interested  applicants will be held on September 11, 2014 from 6:00- 8:00pm on the San Luis Obispo campus.

                             LVN Program              

The next application for the LVN Program will be released in January 2015, for admission in August 2015.  Check back here for more information as this date get closer.  Click here for general LVN Program information and requirements.

An Information Session for interested applicants will be held on October 23, 2014 from 4:30 6:30 in room 2407 on the Paso Robles campus.  

        Nursing Information Sessions   

Information Sessions for our RN, LVN and LVN to RN programs are offered every fall and spring semester.  These sessions are intended to give an overview of the program requirements,

pre-requisite coursework and the application process.

Fall 2014 Information Sessions:

Powerpoints  will be posted here 1 week prior to each meeting.  Please print and bring with you.

RN Program Information Session

9/11/14, 6:00 - 8:00pm

SLO Campus, Room  2509

LVN to RN Program Information Session

10/16/14, 6:00 - 8:00pm

SLO Campus, Room  2509

IMPORTANT! Attendance at an LVN to RN Information Session  is MANDATORY in order to receive an application for this program.

LVN Program Information Session

10/23/14, 4:30 - 6:30pm

North County Campus (Paso Robles) Room 2407

                    Counseling Information        

Counseling Dept Homepage

Pre-RN Priority Registration Policy

PRE-RN & PRE-LVN Course Equivalency form

RN Pathway for Program Admission

PROGRAMS AND COURSES WE OFFER:

     NURSING:                                         ALLIED HEALTH:

     Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)         Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

     Licensed Vocational Nursing (LVN)    Medical Assisting

     Registered Nursing (RN)                    Paramedic

                                                              Phlebotomy

                          Psychiatric Technician