Update (September 20, 2021):
Enrollment Selection Process: Students are selected from the wait list. Acceptance and Alternate emails will be sent in mid-October/early November 2021.
LVN Wait List Confirmation Emails will be sent in February/March 2022. Make sure to check email and spam folder.
New Applications: New applications are not being accepted at this time due to COVID-19 pandemic.
Application Process Update: No new update is planned. Check back in January 2022.
For students interested in applying to the Vocational Nursing (LVN) program, follow these steps:
Read entire Vocational Nursing Application Handbook, CAREFULLY. Outdated applications/forms will NOT be accepted! Applications are revised periodically and have a "revised [Month, YEAR]" footer.
Request from other schools, if applicable Official Transcripts to ensure course equivalency.
- It is the applicant's responsibility to obtain a copy of course descriptions or college catalogs, descriping courses completed at other colleges to assist in establishing equivalencies.
If necessary, contact (209) 381-6478 or email email@example.com to make an appointment to see an Allied Health Counselor. Bring with you to that appointment:
- LVN Application HB
- Copy of your HS Diploma or High School Transcript or GED or Equivalent
- Other college catalogs, course descriptions
- Foreign transcripts - Formal Evaluation
- Military Credits
After you have met with an Allied Health Counselor (if applicable), prepare and submit a COMPLETED application to the Allied Health Division Office (room 126) . Mailed applications will not be accepted. Application forms are contained in the back of the Program's Application handbook (link above).
Update 2/2/2021 - You can now print your Merced College Unofficial Transcript from your student portal. Instructions are found here. For assistance obtaining obtaining a copy of an Unofficial MC Transcript, email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Read the Vocational Nursing Application Handbook carefully for an application submission checklist, about the student selection process and other important information.