San Bernardino Valley College

San Bernardino, CA 92410

Located in San Bernardino, California, San Bernardino Valley 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 San Bernardino Community College District.

San Bernardino Valley College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).


Campus LocaleCity: Midsize
Student to Faculty Ratio25:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate63%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. LPN
  2. LPN to ADN
  3. ADN

    The San Bernardino Valley College Nursing program is fully approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing and accredited by the NLNAC. Students who successfully complete the program are eligible to apply to sit for the licensure exam to become a Registered Nurse.

    The program instructs students in patient care through direct experience at the college campus and in healthcare agencies based in the local area.

    The nursing program is four semesters long not including time taken for pre-requisite courses.  Classes and clinical experiences are scheduled Monday through Friday (daytime and evenings). The Nursing program admits students twice a year in the fall and spring semesters.

    Basic Admissions Requirements:

    • Submit application to the College (can also be done online)
    • Official high school diploma or GED equivalency certificate
    • Complete all Nursing pre-requisite courses
    • Official college transcripts from all colleges or universities attended

    Fall semester deadline is February 1 and for Spring semester entry September 1. 

    The college uses a random selection, if the number of applicants who fulfill the requirements exceed the number of spaces available.

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Associate's degree 72

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from San Bernardino Valley College

Riverside City College
8.95 miles away
Chaffey College
15.36 miles away
Victor Valley College
26.65 miles away
Mt San Jacinto Community College District
27.66 miles away
Mt San Antonio College
30.47 miles away
Citrus College
32.83 miles away
Hacienda La Puente Adult Education
37.25 miles away
Saddleback College
42.18 miles away
Cypress College
44.48 miles away
Pasadena City College
46.14 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges
01/01/1952 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
01/01/1989 - Current



Acceptance Rate

Net Price


Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$7,091
30k to 48k$7,154
48k to 75k$9,466
75k to 110k$10,699
Over 110k--
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $46.00 $211.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $0.00 $0.00

Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Race/ethnicity unknown
Non-resident alien

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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San Bernardino Valley College
701 South Mount Vernon Avenue
San Bernardino, CA 92410

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