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Nursing Degrees in California

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Mission College facilitates nursing degree programs in Santa Clara, California.

Upcoming Information Sessions/Deadlines

Program Cohort Open Closed
Registered Nursing Summer 2023
  • February 13, 2023 @ 10 a.m.
  • March 10, 2023 @ 4 p.m.
Vocational Nursing
How to Apply
Fall 2023
  • March 6, 2023 @ 10 a.m.
  • March 31, 2023 @ 4 p.m.
Nursing Assistant Summer 2023
  • February 6, 2023 @ 10 a.m.
  • March 6, 2023 @ 4 p.m.


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LVN to RN Degree

Earn an RN degree in Mission's LVN to RN Bridge program.

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Vocational Nursing

Become a Licensed Vocational Nurse in our VN program.

VN Program


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Nursing Assistant

Become a Certified Nursing Assistant in our CNA program.

Nursing Assistant
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Community Health Worker

Fight health inequality in underserved communities.

Community Health
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Pharmacy Tech

Learn how to become a Pharmacy Tech with hands-on clinical training.

Pharm Tech

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Student Veterans

Are you a veteran? If you've have held Military Health Care Occupations, choose between two acceptance options in our Health Occupations Programs. We also offer many resources for student veterans through our VALOR Center.

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EMT Training

We offer a one-day course CPR course for EMTs in training. The eight-unit sequence of three EMT courses prepare you for EMT certification in California. Learn more about our CPR course.

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Through the study of nutrition, chronic diseases such as heart disease and cancer can be better understood and, perhaps, even prevented. Take some courses in Nutrition to complement your nursing education.

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Nursing Instructors Wanted

We are always looking for nursing faculty. Learn more about opportunities in our program.