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

Registered Nursing (LVN-RN) Prgm Asst Director: Ms. Judith Berkley, APRN-FNP
Email: judith.berkley@missioncollege.edu
Tel: (408) 855-5386

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

Applicants for Fall 2016 program:

The Fall 2016 application period for Nursing Assistant opens April 27, 2016 and ends on May 27, 2016.

Application is due, in-person by May 27, 2016 at 4 pm in Gillmor Center, Room 235.

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

AH Certificates
Nurse Assistant Level I
Home Health Aide Level II
AH Course Descriptions

Community Health Worker (CHW)

CHW Program and Dates

Community Health Degrees and Certificates
Associate in Science - Community Health Worker
Associate in Science - Community Health Worker For The Developmentally Disabled
Certificate of Achievement - Community Health Worker
Certificate of Achievement - Community Health Worker For The Developmentally Disabled

Health Education

HEd Course Descriptions

Psychiatric Technician (PT)

Applicants for 2016 - 2017 program:

The 2016-2017 cohort application period for PT opens on February 15, 2016 and ends on March 14, 2016.

Application is due, in-person by March 14, 2016 at 4 pm in Gillmor Center, Room 235.

PT Application

PT Program and Dates (Info. Sheet)

Psychiatric Technician Degrees and Certifications
Associate in Science - Psychiatric Technician
Certificate of Achievement - Psychiatric Technician

Vocational Nurse (VN)

Applicants for 2016 - 2017 program:

The 2016-2017 cohort application period for VN opens on February 15, 2016 and ends on March 14, 2016.

Application is due, in-person by March 14, 2016 at 4 pm in Gillmor Center, Room 235.

VN Application

VN Program and Dates (Info. Sheet)

VN Associate of Science

Heath Occupations Handbook

Health Occupations Handbook (Spring 2015)

Registered Nursing (LVN-RN) Program

Applicants for 2016 - 2017 program:

The 2016-2017 cohort application period for LVN-RN opens on February 15, 2016 and ends on March 14, 2016.

Application is due, in-person by March 14, 2016 at 4 pm in Gillmor Center, Room 235.

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

Registered Nursing (LVN-RN) Program Orientation Packet (Fall 2016 Cohort)

LVM-RN Course Descriptions

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