Associate of Science in Vocational Nursing

Required general education courses must be completed prior to applying to the program (21‐24 units).

Hartnell College Monterey Peninsula College Cabrillo College Gavilan College
  • ENG‐1A – College Composition and Reading
ENGL 1A ENGL 1A
or
ESL 1A
ENGL 1A
or      
ENG‐1AX – Intensive College Composition and Reading      
  • MAT‐123 – Intermediate Algebra or Higher
MATH 263 MATH 152 MATH 240 or 242
  • BIO‐11* – Intro to Human Anatomy & Physiology
ANAT 5 BIO 13A +BIO 13AL BIO 15 or AH 15
  • PSY‐2* – General Psychology
PSYCH 1 PSYCH 1 PSYCH 10  (Beg 2013)
  • LIB‐6 – Information Competency in the Social Science                                    
     
or      
Communication and Analytic Thinking Course
(2020-2021 Hartnell College Catalog, see page 66)                       
     
     
and      
     

Certificate of Achievement

Required general education courses must be completed prior to applying to the program (21‐24 units).

Hartnell College Monterey Peninsula College Cabrillo College Gavilan College
  • ENG‐1A – College Composition and Reading
ENGL 1A ENGL 1A
or
ESL 1A
ENGL 1A
or      
ENG‐1AX – Intensive College Composition and Reading      
  • MAT‐121 – Elementary Algebra 
MATH 261 MATH 154 MATH 205 (205A+205B) or 
MATH 235 (Beg Fall 2017)
or      
MAT‐106 – Integrated Mathematics      
  • HES‐120 – American Heart Association Basic Life Support
     
  • BIO‐11* – Intro to Human Anatomy & Physiology
ANAT 5 BIO 13A +BIO 13AL BIO 15 or AH 15
or      
BIO‐5* – Human Anatomy ANAT 1 & ANAT 2 BIO 4 BIO 7
and      
BIO‐6* – Introductory Physiology PHSO 1 BIO 5 BIO 9
and      
BIO‐6L* – Physiology Lab PSHO 2 BIO 5 BIO 9
  • PSY‐2* – General Psychology
PSYCH 1 PSYCH 1 PSYCH 10  (Beg 2013)

 

Courses with an asterisk* are required to be completed within five years of application to the program. Applicants are permitted to repeat prerequisites for a better grade provided the course was completed more than five years ago.  It is required that all prerequisites be completed before applying to the program. In progress courses will be not be considered.  We recommend that you meet with a Hartnell Nursing and Allied Health counselor to review your academic plan. To comply with federal, state and local regulations for health care providers, students accepted to the Hartnell College Nursing program are required to meet all current Allied Health Programs clinical compliance requirements according to program guidelines; including health screening, vaccination and drug testing requirements, and provide documentation thereof. Students are also required to complete a criminal background check. Information will be provided at orientation which all incoming students are required to attend.