Application Handbook

Download and read the Registered Nursing Application Handbook which is provided to give the student step-by-step procedures in applying to the RN Program.  You may download the handbook when it becomes available in December/January of each year.  The application handbook also contains a Grid of Comparable Prerequisite Courses.

How Many Applicants are Accepted?

The Merced College RN Program currently accepts 27-30 students into each semester.

LVN Students

LVN students applying for the RN Program must complete the application and be accepted before entering REGN-01 LVN to RN Transition course.  Effective Fall 2009 all LVN applicants must meet the same selection criteria as applicants entering the generic RN Program in the first semester.

LVN to RN applications are accepted at any time.  Use the applications forms located within the Registered Nursing Application Handbook.

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ATI TEAS Letter from RN Program Director - September 2017

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