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Program Requirements and Course Prerequisites

 

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS & COURSE PREREQUISITES – Prior to the start of the 18 month program:

  1.  Proof of high school graduation or equivalency.
  2.  MATH 093 Nursing and Allied Health Math, or qualifying score on SBCC math placement exam (placement into MATH 107-Intermediate Algebra or higher) 
    • Math assessment  testing: Make an appointment for the Math Test by contacting the Assessment Testing Office at 805‑965‑0581 x 2349, located in Student Services Building, 2nd floor.  You do  not need to take the test if you have successfully completed Math 093
  3.  ENG 160 Reading and Literacy Strategies for Nursing (ATI TEAS Testing is embedded in this course) OR Qualifying score on the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) reading exam
    • SBCC does not provide TEAS testing for VN applicants.
    • Register for TEAS testing at http://www.atitesting.com/ati_store/
    • Submit a copy of your TEAS test results to the Health Technologies Office.
  4.  Anatomy and Physiology course. At SBCC -BMS 100 The human Body, or BMS 107 Human Anatomy and BMS 108 Human Physiology
  5.  Completion of Healthy Aging 201, or a Gerontology course that is determined to be equivalent at another college.
  6.  CNA certificate or Completion of the Memory Care program, which consists of CNA 105 & CNA 106.
  7.  All Requirements must be completed with a grade of “C” or higher.

 

  


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