How to apply
CR has two pathways in this area.
LVN/Paramedic to RN Career Mobility Associate Degree Program
Program content includes nursing courses and additional coursework in physiology, chemistry, microbiology, communication skills, social and behavioral sciences, and Associate of Science degree requirements.
LVN to RN 30 Unit Option
This option is legal only in the state of California, only, with no reciprocity in other states within the U.S. Program content includes mental health and psychiatric nursing, advanced medical-surgical nursing, geriatric nursing, principles and practices of IV therapy, management of patient care and leadership skills, and bioethics.
Applicants for the LVN to RN 30 Unit Option must meet with the Director of Nursing of Health Occupations prior to the application period to obtain an application.
Please Be Advised:
- Applications will be accepted each year, April 1 – 14.
- Applications that are mailed to the Health Occupation Department must be date stamped from the post office April 1 - 14.
You may deliver your application, April 1 - 14, to the Health Occupations Department during business hours. Applied Technology Building, Room AT-118. Please use the drop box. You will receive a confirmation email that your application was received within two business days.
- Applications must include Official Sealed Transcripts and/or e-transcripts sent from an authorized transcript ordering service. Authorized e-transcripts are accepted to Healthocc@Redwoods.edu during the application period, April 1 -14. Please make a small side note on the application if you have ordered e-transcripts.
- Your mycr email address will be used for correspondence with the Health Occupations department.