Admission Information

Nursing Workshops

If you are interested in the Nursing Program at San Diego City College, attend a Nursing Workshop. The Nursing Student Success Advisor and the Nursing Counselor offer Nursing Workshops once a month to give you all the information you ever wanted to know about preparing for the nursing education program at San Diego City College.  



Information Workshops provide general information related to the Nursing Education Program at San Diego City College. Students who are interested in the program but not ready to apply should attend. This workshop covers basic information including general education and degree requirements, the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS), the multi-criteria system for admission, and transcript and evaluation requests. These workshops also introduce prospective students to the academic prerequisites and classes required for the major.  Workshops are held in V 101 in the Career Technology Center (1081 16th Street, San Diego, at the corner of Broadway and 16th St). Access to the Career Technology Center parking garage is located on 17th Street.

We offer free Nursing Workshops, our Nursing Counselor and Nursing Advisor will be on hand to answer any questions you may have.

*Application workshop: if you're ready to apply and have questions regarding the application process and points.
*The Regular workshop: for students that are just starting out, taking general courses and pre-requisites (12-2pm) please arrive 10 to 15 minutes early as seating is limited.

General Informational Workshops 2018: All in V101 (just show up, no reservation needed)

  • Wednesday 8/22/18 9:00-11:00am V101
  • Wednesday 9/26/18 9:00-11:00am V101
  • Wednesday 10/24/18 9:00-11:00am V101
  • Wednesday 11/28/18 9:00-11:00am V101
  • Wednesday 1/30/19 9:00-11:00am V101
  • Wednesday 2/27/19 9:00-11:00am V101
  • Wednesday 3/20/19 9:00-11:00am V101
  • Wednesday 4/24/2019 9:00-11:00am V101
  • Wednesday 5/22/19 8:00-10:00am V101
Application Workshops

  • Wednesday August 22, 2018 11:00am-12:00pm
  • Wednesday September 26, 2018 11:00am-12:00pm
  • Wednesday October 24, 2018 11:00am-12:00pm
  • Wednesday May 22, 2019 10:00am-11:00am

*We are located at 1081 16th and C street Downtown San Diego, 92101. We are meeting on the 1st floor room V101. We have a parking structure on the back side of the building (16th street) meter parking in the front and sides of the building). Parking Tickets can be purchased for $1.00/hr in the parking structure. Ticket machines are on the 2nd and 5th floor by the elevators. Please print out the Nursing Information Packet and bring it with you to the Nursing Workshop.

If you have questions regarding the application, application submission process, point system and admission process and you are planning to apply between September 1 and November 1, please attend the APPLICATION WORKSHOP.

Nursing admission criteria

The San Diego City College Nursing Education Program admits students in the Fall semester only. Admission to the program is based on a multi-criteria system. Points are allocated to the applicant in several areas, including but not limited to the following:

  • Pre-requisite course GPA in the required science classes
  • A fixed set GPA in courses required for the degree
  • TEAS score
  • Previous academic degrees
  • Health care work experience
  • Allied Health license or certificate
Applications are accepted from September 1 to November 1 of each year.