Vocation Nursing Application Period


The college admits students into the Vocational Nursing Program twice a year in October and March. 

Pre-requisites include Biology 60 - lecture, pharmacology (VN 225/ADN 225). 

Starting Fall 2014 all students must have a current C.N.A. certificate and writing proficiency met for graduation.

* VN240 Mental Health class is not a pre-requisite, but is highly recommended to complete while finishing other pre-requisite courses.

Steps to apply to the vocational nursing program

  1. View the application checklist below

Vocational Nursing Program Application

  1. Make an appointment to meet with an LBCC counselor

Counseling Department


Liberal Arts Campus
4901 East Carson Street
Long Beach, CA 90808

Phone: 562-938-4049 (LAC) 
Phone: 562-938-3920 (PCC) 

If you require accommodations, please contact the Disabled Students Programs & Services (DSPS) at least 72 hours prior to the event at (562) 938-4558 or (562) 938-4833 (TTY) or dsps-staff@lbcc.edu. If you require sign language interpreting services, or Communication Access Realtime Translation services, please contact Stephanie Bonales at sbonales@lbcc.edu or (562) 938-4918 at least 5 business days prior to the event. Please note requests are based on provider availability, the more advance notice the better.