Health Occupations

Important Notice!

Attention Prospective Vocational Nursing Program Students:

As of 11/16/15 the Health Occupations Department will no longer be considering the TEAS-V Score during the admissions process. 

 The use of the TEAS score will remain for the LVN to RN program.

 The next application period for the Vocational Nursing, Psychiatric Technician and LVN-RN program opens on February 15, 2016 and ends on March 14, 2016.  The LVN-RN program starts in the summer of 2016 and the Vocational Nurse and Psychiatric Technician starts in the Fall of 2016.

For more information please attend an informational session.

 

Dr. Shara Crary

Registered Nursing (LVN-RN) Program Director: Dr. Shara Crary, DNP, MSN, RN
Email: shara.crary@missioncollege.edu
Tel: (408) 855-5579

Vocational Nursing (VN) Program Director: Dr. Shara Crary, DNP, MSN, RN
Email: shara.crary@missioncollege.edu
Tel: (408) 855-5579

Psychiatric Technician (PT) Program Director: Dr. Shara Crary, DNP, MSN, RN
Email: shara.crary@missioncollege.edu
Tel: (408) 855-5379
 
Nursing Assistant (NA) Director: Ms. Karen Brown, RN
Email:
karen.brown@missioncollege.edu
Tel: (408) 855-5303

Department Chair: Ms. Carol Brockmeier, RN, BSN
Email: carol.brockmeier@missioncollege.edu
Tel: (408) 855-5549
Counseling: (408) 855-5030 
 
Division: Applied Sciences
Div Chair: Ms. Janice Morgan
Email: janice.morgan@missioncollege.edu
Tel: (408) 855-5397

Senior Office Coordinator: Ms. Beverly Gaitan
Email: beverly.gaitan@missioncollege.edu
Tel: (408) 855-5374

Administrative/Program Support: Mr. Mark Zamzow
Email: mark.zamzow@missioncollege.edu
Tel: (408) 855-5016

Mission College offers several areas of study resulting in certificates, degrees, or licensure in the field of Health Occupations. These include Nursing Assistant (NA), Home Health Aide (HHA), Community Health Worker, Psychiatric Technician (PT), Vocational Nursing (VN), and Registered Nursing (RN) programs. Each program is unique with its own required prerequisites, course work, labs, and clinical studies.

No recency requirement for Science courses. Science courses are NOT required to be within 5 years. Beginning Spring 2015 entry into the PT and VN program will require a CNA certificate.

Allied Health: CNA ACNA HHA

AH Program and Dates (Info. Sheet)
AH Application (Summer 2016 Application Packet for Nursing Assistant Program)
AH Catalog
Nursing Assistant Information Session - PowerPoint Spring 2016
Nursing Assistant Information Session - PowerPoint Summer 2016
Nursing Assistant Orientation Session - PowerPoint Spring 2016
Notice from Student Health Services to Health Occupations Students Summer and Fall 2015

Community Health Worker (CHW)

CHW Program and Dates
CHW Catalog

Health Education

HE Catalog

Psychiatric Technician (PT)

Applicants for 2016 - 2017 program:

The 2016-2017 cohort application for PT will be available online February 15, 2016. Application is due March 14, 2016.

PT Program and Dates (Info. Sheet)
PT Application (Available: February 15, 2016)
PT Catalog

Vocational Nurse (VN)

Applicants for 2016 - 2017 program:

The 2016-2017 cohort application for VN will be available on February 15, 2016. Application is due March 14, 2016.

VN Program and Dates (Info. Sheet)
VN Application (Available: February 15, 2016)
VN Catalog

Heath Occupations Handbook

Health Occupations Handbook (Spring 2015)

Registered Nursing (LVN-RN) Program

Registered Nursing (LVN-RN) Program and Dates (Info. Sheet)

Registered Nursing (LVN-RN) Program Information

License Examination Pass Rates For Mission College

Psychiatric Technician: Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians
LVNRN: Board of Registered Nursing (NCLEX)
Vocational Nursing: Board of Registered Nursing (NCLEX/PN)

Gainful Employment Disclosures

Gainful Employment Disclosures

 

This department maintains industry ties through an Advisory Committee.