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A.S. Degree in Registered Nurse De Anza College



Course info


The RN Program starts every quarter except summer quarter and it is six (6) quarters in length. Nursing classes are generally not offered in the summer. The majority of courses are held in the daytime.

The Associate Degree Nursing program is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing. The RN graduate is eligible to take the California State Board Examination for licensing (NCLEX-RN). Students are admitted to this program during the fall, winter and spring quarters. Once admitted, the program is six (6) quarters in length (not including prerequisites).

Student Learning Outcomes - upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Take the professional licensure exam for Registered Nurse (NCLEX).
  • Provide competent nursing care as a novice RN in multiple health care settings.

Course options

Here are the different ways in which you can study A.S. Degree in Registered Nurse.

Full Time (6 quarters)

Tuition fees

$7,488.00 (5,30,394) per year

USD $208 per unit


06-Jan-20, 06-Apr-20


Biological, Health and Environmental Sciences Division

BHES Division/Kirsch Center, KC229,

21250 Stevens Creek Blvd,



95014, United States

Entry requirement for international students

Admission to the program is limited and based on the following:

• Completion of all prerequisites with the minimum grade requirements specified below.

• Completion of a Nursing Program application.

• Current California Vocational Nurse License.

• Intravenous Certification.

• Evidence of good health.

• Background check and drug testing prior to entry into the program. Clinical sites may limit student participation depending on findings, which may prevent the student from completing the graduation requirements.

• A minimum 75% academic record calculation using the Chancellor’s Formula (see the Nursing Program web site).

• Passing result on the Admission Assessment Exam.

• Social Security card allowing employment in the U.S.

A minimum score or higher on one of the following examinations is required for direct admission (exam must have been taken in the last 2 years):

  • TOEFL- 61iBT (De Anza ETS code is 4286)
  • IELTS- 6.0
  • iTEP Academic- Level 4
  • GTEC (Japan)- 1100
  • STEP EIKEN (Japan)- 2A
  • Pearson PTE Academic- 45
  • Cambridge- 175+ on Advanced Proficiency

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