Admission Requirements



To enroll in the program, applicants must be at least 18 and meet the following requirements:

  • Have a US high school diploma or equivalent (foreign diploma must be evaluated for equivalence)
  • 18 years or older
  • Have passed an entrance exam
  • Show us your Social Security card as well as a valid California ID

In addition, all candidates must undergo fingerprinting and pass a health evaluation. This requires a physical, TB test, and drug screening. The last step in the process is a one-on-one interview with the Director.

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Non-Discrimination Policy

Annenberg School of Nursing does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, non-disqualifying disability, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, or veteran status in the recruitment of students, or in the implementation of its policies, procedures, and activites.