Summit College - Colton

The Summit College nursing program offers students individual attention, knowledge and skills required in the nursing profession.

The program is offered in full time and part time (evening and weekend schedule) schedules to accommodate working students.

The curriculum is intended to provide the appropriate combination of in class theoretical instruction with hands on clinical and laboratory practice in healthcare facilities in the area to allow a command of the skills required at the entry level

The VN program includes a range of courses, Anatomy & Physiology, Nutrition, Psychology, Normal Growth and Development, Nursing Fundamentals, Nursing Process, Communication, Patient Education, Pharmacology, Medical-surgical Nursing, Communicable Diseases, Gerontological Nursing, Rehabilitation Nursing, Pediatric Nursing, Maternity Nursing and, Leadership and Supervision.

Licensed Vocational Nurses can serve in a range of healthcare settings including in Doctor’s Offices, Hospitals, Clinical Settings, Nursing Home Facilities, Rehabilitation Facilities and Correctional Facilities, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse or Licensed Physicians.

Admissions Process:

  • Contact the college to schedule an interview with one of the admission advisors
  • High school diploma or GED equivalency certificate.
  • Schedule a campus tour
  • Take the entrance exam covering basic mathematical and English skills
  •  Meet with financial aid department

Further detail on this program can be acquired by contacting the admissions department in person or online.




State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX PN passrate (3 years): 81%
Average number of students tested annually: 271
Program accreditations: Not Accredited
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX PN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX PN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Summit College - Colton as reported by California state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 293 82 71.45
2011 255 81 88.22
2010 265 80 87.53
2009 251 66 88.47
2008 392 58 87.58
2007 448 53 85.88
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Summit College - Colton
851 S. Cooley Dr
Colton, CA 92324
(909) 422-8950