Los Angeles Valley College

College Type: At least 2 but less than 4 years, Public


ADN Program

The Los Angeles Valley Nursing Program is accredited by the National League for Accrediting Commission (NLNAC) and approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (CABRN).

The program accepts applications twice a year for enrollment in the Fall (April application period) or Spring (September application period) semesters.

Admissions Procedures:

  • Submit LAVC college application
  • Official high school transcript or GED equivalency
  • Complete pre-requisite with a ‘C’ grade or better (with an “Evaluation of Transcripts for Nursing Program Prerequisites” signed by a college counselor). The pre-requisite courses include: Anatomy or physiology, Microbiology or General Microbiology with laboratory, English 101, Psychology and one college Chemistry course with laboratory, Math
  • Apply to the Nursing program within the application period
  • Submit TEAS V admission examination results

If the number of qualified candidates exceed the number of seats available for entrance into the nursing program a lottery will be used to randomly to select applicants.

All applicants will receive a letter of acceptance or denial from the nursing department after the admission procedure is completed.

Successful applicants must notify the nursing department of acceptance by the posted date or their seat will be offered to the next eligible applicant.

The school does not maintain a waiting list, meaning that all unsuccessful applicants must re-apply for the next application period to be considered again.


State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 91.94%
Average number of students tested annually: 90
Program accreditations: NLNAC
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

School's NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Los Angeles Valley College as reported by California state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 73 95.89 71.45
2011 86 91.86 88.22
2010 109 88.07 87.53
2009 71 90.14 88.47
2008 73 87.67 87.58
2007 75 84 85.88

Los Angeles Valley College
5800 Fulton Avenue
Valley Glen, CA 91401