Welcome to Rio Hondo College and the Division of Health Science and Nursing. This truly is an exciting time to be involved in health care. Many changes are occurring within the health care industry. Nursing, as a profession, offers a wide range of opportunities and specialties. We strive to meet the needs, aspirations, and goals of our nursing students so they can be better prepared to serve the needs of the community. The Division of Health Sciences and Nursing offers two different nursing programs, Associate Degree Nursing Program, and Vocational Nursing Program. The Division also offers three career certificates: Nursing Assistant Pre-Certification course, Acute Care CNA, and Home Health Aide. The ADN, VN, Nursing Assistant Pre-Certification(CNA), and Career Certificate courses all have exceptional pass-rates on national exams and or state certification exams.
Nursing Information Sessions for Sp’16
Dates: Feb. 9th, 16th, 23rd; Mar. 8th, & 22nd; Apr. 5th & 19th; May 3rd & 17th.
Time: 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Location: Science Building, 1st Floor, S121
Information Sessions are held on Tuesdays. Reservations are not required. Please contact 562-908-3421, for confirmation on sessions. Click here> for Nursing Information Session Flyer
Congratulations– to Entry Level Nursing Assistant Students, on successfully passing the state certification. Over the past six semesters, Rio Hondo College Nursing has a 100% pass-rate on CNA certification.
Congratulations- to Rio Hondo ADN Alumni for achieving your BSN and continuing education. To learn more about BSN collaborative click on Advanced Nursing Tracks in Menu Bar.
Acute Care CNA– Accepting Applications for Fall 2016
Apply Now, classes begin October 17, 2016 Click here for F’16 Acute Care CNA flyer
– NEW version of ATI TEAS Exam coming August 31, 2016. ATI TEAS V, will be honored until January 2017.
– Rio Hondo ADN Program curriculum changes are in development. Look for our new 4 semester program coming soon.
– New Location, the Health Science and Nursing Division will be relocated beginning Winter 2016.
Admissions Process & Requirements