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About These Programs


Which program do I want?

El Centro College offers two certificates and degree programs in nursing. Both programs have separate application and admissions processes and timelines.

Use the table below to compare basic features of each program. Click on the links to get more information about detailed admission requirements, faculty bios and links to specific degree and certificate requirements.

El Centro ADN El Centro VN
length of time 24 months 12 months
number of credit hours 60 51
college El Centro College
El Centro College
satellite location North Lake College
certificates or degrees available

• Nursing Associate in Applied Sciences Degree
• LVN-RN Advanced Placement “Bridge” Program
• Perioperative Nursing Enhanced Skills Certificate

• Vocational Nursing Certificate

application deadlines

Fall 2015 semester

January 31

May 31

Spring 2015 semester

July 15


Links for More Information

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If you have questions about our Nursing programs that aren’t answered on our website, please feel free to contact us.

For details about graduation rates, program costs and other important information, view the gainful employment disclosure.