Oceanside, CA 92056
Located in Oceanside, California, MiraCosta College is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 year to complete.
MiraCosta College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).
MiraCosta College in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $1,104 and fees $48. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $6,168 and $48 respectively.
|Campus LocaleSuburb: Large|
|Student to Faculty Ratio26:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
LPN to ADN
The Miracosta college Registered Nursing program prepares students with patient care in a range of healthcare settings.
The program emphasizes nursing theory and clinical practice for direct patient care. Students who successfully complete the Associate Degree in Nursing are eligible to apply for the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses. Upon successful performance on the examination, they are licensed as registered nurses (RNs).
- High school diploma or GED equivalency certificate
- Complete pre-requisite college level courses with a GPA of 2.5 or above
- Submission of mandatory health record information as per the institutions requirements (including immunization records)
A point system using multi-criteria developed by the California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office is used to accept students into the RN program. 90 percent of student admission is based on the point system, and 10 percent of admitted students will come from the established wait list.
Students accepted into the RN program must take the Test of Academic Skills (TEAS) and receive a composite score of 62 percent in order to begin the program. Students who do not receive at least a 62 percent will be counseled and have a remediation plan designed. They will have one year to complete the remediation plan before retesting for admittance. This program has been approved by the Board of Registered Nursing
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide||Certificate||80|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years||0|
|Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training||Certificate||1|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Associate's degree||45|
|Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training||Associate's degree||2|
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of MiraCosta College as reported by California state board of nursing.
NCLEX-PN Passrate History
NCLEX-PN passrate history of MiraCosta College as reported by California state board of nursing.
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from MiraCosta College
7.52 miles away
31.03 miles away
32.52 miles away
San Diego City College
33.76 miles away
United Education Institute - Chula Vista Campus
40.13 miles away
41.87 miles away
Mt San Jacinto Community College District
46.64 miles away
Riverside City College
54.06 miles away
Golden West College
55.07 miles away
60.47 miles away
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges|
07/01/1952 - Current
$5,743Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$3,915|
|30k to 48k$4,654|
|48k to 75k$6,458|
|75k to 110k$8,281|
Cost Per Credit Hours
Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.
|Academic Year||In State||Out of State|
|Academic Year||In State||Out of State|
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
California State PTA offers scholarships annually ($500) to encourage PTA members to continue their education and pursue studies in higher education in California.Scholarships are granted to [...]
These scholarships are available to full-time student in selected regions of the U.S. Eligibility is determined by applicant's school/college of nursing's zip code. Applicants for [...]
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 [...]
Students who are currently enrolled or accepted into a Bachelor of Science Nursing Program may apply and receive up to $13,000 for one academic year. In return for receiving the scholarship, [...]
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing