Nursing CAS requires applicants enter the prerequisite course work into the application. Please make sure you have copies of your transcripts on hand before starting the process.
The prerequisite courses for the MEPN program are as follows:
Psychology (Introduction, General or Developmental)
Cultural Anthropology or Introduction to Sociology
*Courses must include a lab. Human Anatomy and Human Physiology may be combined courses or two separate courses: Human Anatomy, Human Physiology or Human Anatomy & Physiology I and Human Anatomy & Physiology II. The courses must address human/mammalian anatomy and physiology. A minimum grade of a "B" is required in the science prerequisite courses.
These courses may be completed at the university or community college level.
There is no time limit regarding the prerequisite courses. However, if you have completed the Human Anatomy and Human Physiology courses more than 5 years ago, retaking the courses is recommended. Students are expected to have a solid understanding of Human Anatomy and Human Physiology.
> Table of San Diego Community College Equivalent Courses for the MEPN Program