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Thank you for your interest in the health occupations program at Mission!

Please Note: Applying to Mission does not guarantee enrollment in a specific program-such as Nursing.

Deadlines

Registered Nursing (LVN-RN) Program

Information Session:

Date Time Link
Monday, November 22, 2021 1:00 pm via Zoom
Monday, December 6, 2021 3:00 pm via Zoom
Monday, January 10, 2022 6:00 pm via Zoom
Tuesday, February 1, 2022 9:00 am via Zoom

 

Applicants for 2022-2023 Program:

The Summer 2022 (cohort) application period** opens February 15, 2022 at 10:00 am.

** Program availability is contingent on COVID-19 restrictions and completion of the current (2021-2022) cohort; additional information click here.


Vocational Nurse (VN) Program

Information Session:

Date Time Link
TBA TBA TBA

 

Applicants for 2022-2023 Program:

The Spring 2022 (cohort) application period** opens October 1, 2021 at 11:00 am; closes October 29, 2021 at 3:00 pm. To submit an application click here.New

** Program availability is contingent on COVID-19 restrictions and dependent on the maintenance of clinical sites. (Spring 2022 cohort may be changed to start in Fall 2022.)


Nursing Assistant (NA) Program

Information Session:

Date Time Link
TBA TBA TBA

 

Applicants for Spring 2022 Program:

Cohort Applications Open Applications Close
Spring 2022** October 5, 2021 at 10:00 am October 21, 2021 at 4:00 pm

 

**Program availability is contingent on COVID-19 restrictions and completion of the current (Fall 2021) cohort.


Health Occupations at Mission College

Mission College offers several areas of study resulting in certificates and degrees in the field of Health Occupations. These include:

  • Nursing Assistant (NA)
  • Community Health Worker (non-credit/non-degree based)
  • Vocational Nurse (VN)
  • Registered Nursing (LVN-RN)

Each program is unique with its own required prerequisites, course work, labs, and clinical studies.

No recency requirement for Science courses. Science courses are NOT required to be within five years. Beginning Spring 2015 entry into the PT and VN program will require a CNA certificate.

For more information please attend an Informational Session. Dates for Informational Sessions are located on the each program information sheet (i.e., Program and Dates (Info. Sheet).

Schedule an appointment in counseling to review your academic record for program eligibility or speak with a Counselor regarding a nursing career.


Courses

All Health Occupations Courses:

Courses to consider for next term

Schedule an appointment in counseling to review your academic record for program eligibility or speak with a Counselor regarding a nursing career.


About Our Nursing Programs

Military Personnel

Policy Guidelines for Military Personnel Nursing Admission

Individuals who have held Military Health Care Occupations, specifically: Basic Medical Technician Corpsman (Navy HM or Air Force BMTCP), Army Health Care Specialist (68W Army Medic) or Air Force Independent Duty Medical Technician (IMDT 4N0X1C) may choose between two acceptance options at Mission College Health Occupations Programs.

Nursing Assistant (NA)

Nursing Assistant (NA) Program

Program Information Sheet


Applicants for Spring 2022 Program:

The Spring 2022 (cohort) application period** opened October 5, 2021 at 10:00 am and closed October 21, 2021 at 4:00 pm. Application submittal online.

** Program availability is contingent on COVID-19 restrictions and completion of the current (Fall 2021) cohort.

PLEASE NOTE: A mandatory Orientation Session for those whom are accepted into the program (regular and alternates) is scheduled for Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at 7:00 pm via Zoom; to join the session please refer back to your acceptance letter (email) for the link.

The application period is closed; however, if you would like to be placed on the wait-list please submit an application.

TAKE ME TO APPLICATION

Application Packet (not available)

Medical Packet (not available)

Important Dates

Theory & Clinical Schedule (see Information Session)

Information Session (PowerPoint)

Orientation Session (PowerPoint) (not available)

Live Scan Form

Emergency Contact Information Form

Skills Kit Order Form (not available)

Additional Patch Order Form (not available)

Nursing Assistant (NA) Program Text Books

Nursing Assistant (NA) Program Absenteeism Policy


Applicants for Fall 2021 Program:

The Fall 2021 (cohort) application period is closed. The Fall 2021 cohort application period opened May 14, 2021 at 8:00 am and closed June 11, 2021 at 5:00 pm. No wait list.

Community Health Worker (CHW) non-credit certificate

CHW Non-credit Program and Dates (not available)

Applicants for 2022 Term (Summer and Fall 2022) program:
The website and program status will be updated periodically.

Vocational Nurse (VN)

Vocational Nurse (VN) Program

Application Information


Applicants for 2022-2023 Program:

The Spring 2022 (cohort) application period** opens October 1, 2021 at 11:00 am; closes October 29, 2021 at 3:00 pm. To submit an application click here.NEW

** Program availability is contingent on COVID-19 restrictions and dependent on the maintenance of clinical sites. (Spring 2022 cohort may be changed to start in Fall 2022.)


Applicants for 2021-2022 Program:
The Spring 2021 (cohort) application period is closed.

  • The 2021-2022 cohort application dates for the VN program were September 25, 2020 through October 23, 2020. If you applied to the program and did NOT receive a letter regarding your application please contact Ms. Marsha Oliver, Director of VN Program.
  • Application Packet (archive)
    (If you are a Mission College and/or West Valley College student and need to request a transcript from the colleges click here.)
Registered Nursing (LVN-RN)

Registered Nursing (LVN-RN) Program

Program Information Sheet


Applicants for 2022-2023 Program:

The Summer 2022 (cohort) application period** opens February 15, 2022 at 10:00 a.m.

** Program availability is contingent on COVID-19 restrictions and completion of the current (2021-2022) cohort.

For additional information, see Registered Nursing Program webpage.

**The Registered Nursing (LVN-RN) Program will no longer be considering TEAS-V (5) score during the admission process. All applicants must submit ATI TEAS (aka, TEAS-VI (6)) score.

  • Program Philosophy (not available)
  • Learning Outcomes (not available)
  • Program Courses (not available)
  • Student Information (not available)
  • Faculty Contact
  • Registered Nursing Program Orientation Packet (not available)