Nursing Program

Girl Nursing Student

Dear Potential Nursing Student:

The Los Angeles Valley Nursing Program is approved by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) and the California Board of Registered Nursing (CABRN). National accreditation is a prestigious accomplishment for the nursing program at Los Angeles Valley College. National accreditation and State continuing approval holds the Nursing Program at a high standard and assures a program of excellence.

The Nursing Program accepts applications for the program twice a year; April for the Fall semester and September for the Spring semester. The admission criteria for the Nursing program is the Chancellor's Validation Study. The minimum cut score is 80. Please follow the Admission Requirements posted on this webpage or call the nursing office for further information.

Open Application Period
The next open application period will begin on April 3rd and will end on April 28th, 2023, for the Fall 2023 Semester. Visit the "How to Apply" Section of our website for more information and instructions.


  • Associate Degree in Nursing

Jacqueline Rosales, Nursing Student

Nursing Students

Jacqueline R.

Nursing Student

LAVC has given me the opportunity to pursue a career for which I am truly passionate. I am grateful for the wonderful professors that have shared their dedication, patience, and knowledge to inspire and motivate me towards becoming a nurse. I would definitely encourage students to apply to LAVC’s Nursing program. It has been a great journey. Thank you.

Myra Ong, Nursing Student

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Myra Ong

Nursing Student

If you want quality education that is economical, come to Valley College. Classes are challenging and adequately prepare you for baccalaureate or advanced degrees. Whether you are straight out of high school, taking prerequisite courses for a degree or certificate, or undergoing a career change, Valley College is right for you.

Arshaluys Mirakyan, Nursing Student

Nursing Students

Arshaluys M.

Nursing Student

I feel fortunate to be a member of the LAVC Nursing family. During this hard educational journey, all of the nursing staff has been encouraging and has helped us to overcome any difficulties we have experienced. The teaching staff is very knowledgeable and professional. I am very thankful for this life-changing opportunity that the LAVC Nursing program has offered me.

UPDATE 5.16.2022

Hello Nursing Applicants Thank you for your patience. The Cut Scores are currently in the process of being calculated. We hope to notify applicants of their acceptance status in Early June. Please check back regularly for additional updates. Thank you.


To view Advisement Meeting schedule and information click the How to Apply to the Nursing Program tab then download the Advisement document.

Hello Nursing Applicants, the Nursing "How to Apply Webpage" has been updated with important information and deadlines.