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LVN 2021 Graduates.

2023-2024 LVN Program

The application process for the Vocational Nursing program is now open for Cerro Coso Community College at the Ridgecrest campus. Please read the entire packet and follow the instructions to ensure a fully completed packet is submitted.

Applicants MUST schedule an appointment with the counseling department at the appropriate campus prior to the close of this application offering. The counselor will be evaluating and confirming the applicant meets the minimum requirements for entry into the VN program. Once confirmed, the applicant needs to schedule a time to take the Pre-Admission test (NLN PAX) that is REQUIRED for your application to be accepted. Testing can be done at the Ridgecrest campus. More instructions on how to schedule your NLN PAX can be found on page 8 of the LVN packet.

The application process will close on May 12, 2023. Only those completed applications meeting minimum requirements will be accepted for the 2023-2024 cohort. All applications must be submitted to the counseling department by May 12, 2023, to be eligible. Incomplete applications not accepted.

The Vocational Nursing program is being offered at the following campus (es) for 2023-2024:

  • Indian Wells Valley (Ridgecrest)

To schedule an appointment with the counseling department, applicant must call their campus at the numbers below. Counselor must receive completed application by May 12, 2023, to be eligible.

  • Ridgecrest campus: (760) 384-6219
  • Bishop campus: (760) 872-5300
  • Mammoth students: (760) 934-2875