Allied Health Division
Registered Nursing Program Application(revised Spring 2015)
Old or outdated applications/forms will NOT be accepted! Revised application will be available in December 2015 or January 2016 and will have a "Revised 2016" watermark.
The Registered Nursing Program Application Handbook 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 2015 or January 2016. The application handbook also contains a Grid of Comparable Prerequisite Courses.
The Allied Health Office will begin accepting RN applications:
March 8, 9, 10, 2016
8:30a - 12p and 1p - 2:45p ONLY
The Allied Health Office room 126 will be closed from 12p - 1p
Frequently Asked Questions (by Sue Helfgott)
Grid of Comparable Prerequisite Courses (click on link)
Applications will not be accepted before or after these dates & times--for any reason. It is the student's responsibility to meet with a counselor at least one or two months before the application period if they have classes not listed on the grid. See page 28 of the RN application handbook.
NOTE: 27-30 students for Fall 2016 and 27-30 students for Spring 2017 are selected from this application pool.
For consideration applications must be:
The Merced College RN Program currently accepts 27-30 students into each semester.
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
.Updated on 10/07/2015