The West Hills College Lemoore ADN program will admit 24 traditional nursing students to begin the program fall 2018.
In addition, the program may admit 6 LVN-RN advance placement students who would advance place into the 2018 class graduating spring semester 2020.
The accepted LVN-RN Advance Placement students will tentatively attend a short 9 week skills competency/transition course offered during the last 9 weeks of the fall 2018 semester (3 units only). This will be scheduled for October 15th 2018 through December 14th 2018, tentatively Mondays and Wednesdays. Advance Placement students would then be ready to join the class for spring 2019 semester and graduate in May 2020. See the document “LVN-RN advanced placement rotation.”
The program will not have a summer bridge program as in the past for LVN-RN students. A smaller amount of LVN-RN students will be accepted this year for an advanced placement option only.
There will be only one application for all applicants. Applicants who are current LVNs with an active license in good standing may indicate if they are interested in the advanced placement option, ADN full program option or both.
The published multi-criteria will be used for all applicants applying to the program and used for selection into the program.
Effective 2017-2018 application period the West Hills College Associate Degree Nursing Program will be implementing an updated Multi-Criteria Selection criteria in accordance with the AB 548. Prospective applicants are encouraged to review the posted criteria that will be implemented for the next academic year application period. Additional corresponding forms and links will follow closer to the application period.