Mission Viejo, CA 92692
Located in Mission Viejo, California, Saddleback College 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.
Saddleback College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).
Saddleback College in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $1,288 and fees $38. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $7,728 and $38 respectively.
|Campus LocaleSuburb: Large|
|Student to Faculty Ratio25:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
The Saddleback College Registered Nursing Program is a National League for Nursing (NLNAC) and Board of Registered Nursing (BRN) accredited Program.
The program is intended to provide the education necessary to develop competent nursing practitioners as a base for the continuing development of the student. Students who complete the nursing program allow the student to sit for the State of California NCLEX examination to be licensed as a Registered Nurse.
- 18 years old or older
- Complete application for Saddleback College to obtain a student ID to apply to the RN program
- Submit official transcripts from other colleges/universities other than Saddleback for pre-requisite courses and nursing curriculum courses
- Completion with a 2.8 GPA or better in the following science pre-requisites: BIO 11, BIO 12, BIO 15.
- Completion of English 1A or the equivalent with a “C” or better
- TEAS score 62% and above
Attending one of the two information sessions offered every semester, is highly recommended (but not mandatory) for all applicants. Dates for information sessions are posted on the website.
Applications deadlines are 15th-30th June for Spring enrollment and February for Fall enrollment.
Students accepted into the Saddleback College Associate Degree Nursing Program requires background checks as required by the Joint for clinical practice in health care facilities that are required to maintain criminal background checks for students and volunteers involved in patient care.
Students also need to have a physical examination within three months of the date of admission into the nursing program.
LPN to ADN
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Saddleback College as reported by California state board of nursing.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Certificate||0|
|Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training||Certificate||0|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Associate's degree||103|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years||104|
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Saddleback College
Golden West College
23.14 miles away
28.07 miles away
32.52 miles away
Long Beach City College
33.24 miles away
Riverside City College
33.25 miles away
33.88 miles away
Mt San Antonio College
35.48 miles away
Hacienda La Puente Adult Education
35.94 miles away
Downey Adult School
36.29 miles away
El Camino College-Compton Center
38.47 miles away
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges|
01/01/1971 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
01/01/1987 - Current
Cost (Net Price)
$9,145Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$6,479|
|30k to 48k$7,107|
|48k to 75k$9,612|
|75k to 110k$11,359|
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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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing