College of the Sequoias
Visalia, CA 93277
Located in Visalia, California, College of the Sequoias is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 year to complete.
The institution is part of California Community College System that operates 10 campuses in Sacramento, Bakersfield, Barstow, Oroville, Aptos, Norwalk, Ridgecrest, Hayward, Rancho Cucamonga, Kentfield.
College of the Sequoias has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).
College of the Sequoias in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $1,288 and fees $100. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $7,196 and $100 respectively.
|Campus LocaleCity: Midsize|
|Student to Faculty Ratio29:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
The College of the Sequoias Associate Degree Registered Nurse and Licensed Vocational Nurse and Registered Program is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, and successful completion of the requirements qualifies the graduate to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN).
The four semester program is designed to prepare students for entry level employment as well as for further study in the field of Nursing.
Students who graduate from this program are prepared for the role of care provider in a range of healthcare settings and as administrators. The curriculum allows for experience in a variety of health care settings including surgical, medical, perinatal, pediatric, geriatric and psychotic health.
- Graduation from an accredited high school or GED equivalency certificate
- Total GPA of 2.5 or higher for all college level courses
- A minimum of a ‘C’ grade of higher for English 1
- Complete 4 semester units including a lab component in each Biology pre-requisite course (With no more than one repeat)
- TEAS exam score of 62% or higher in the first three attempts
LVN-RN bridge program additional requirements:
- LVN Program Certificate
- LVN License
- IV Certification
The following courses are mandatory pre-requisites to be completed before application for entry into the RN program (BIOLOGY 30 Human Anatomy, BIOLOGY 31 Human Physiology, BIOLOGY 40 Microbiology, and ENGLISH 1)
Successful applicants are required to complete the following before the first class session of the Nursing Program: Attend Mandatory Orientation, present current CPR certification for health workers from the American Heart Association, possesses a valid California Driver’s License and California Auto Insurance, Present Health Clearance including required immunizations and physical Exam.
LPN to ADN
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of College of the Sequoias as reported by California state board of nursing.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide||Certificate||14|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Associate's degree||72|
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from College of the Sequoias
21.14 miles away
25.25 miles away
West Hills College-Lemoore
28.4 miles away
Fresno City College
40.65 miles away
San Joaquin Valley College - Bakersfield
68.46 miles away
94.91 miles away
105.26 miles away
Cerro Coso Community College
105.79 miles away
Allan Hancock College
113.73 miles away
132.62 miles away
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges|
01/01/1952 - Current
Cost (Net Price)
$2,868Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$1,554|
|30k to 48k$1,937|
|48k to 75k$3,932|
|75k to 110k$5,742|
Financial Aid & Loan
Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid
Students Who receive Pell Grants
Federal Student Loans
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
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LVN graduates may apply concurrently to the Foundation's Associate Degree Nursing Scholarship, and if rejected, may then apply for this scholarship. Scholarships are available to students who [...]
Applicant to this scholarship must be currently accepted or enrolled in an Associate Degree nursing program and must have valid legal presence and ability to work and provide care in [...]
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing