SCHOOL OF NURSING (SON) OVERVIEW
RCC School of Nursing offers a Nursing Assistant, Vocational Nursing, and Associate Degree in Nursing/Registered Nursing (ADN/RN) programs. The Nursing Assistant Training Program (NATP) is approved by the California Department of Public Health; the Vocational Nursing program is approved by the California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians (BVNPT); the ADN/RN program is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN) and accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).
Welcome to the Health-Related Sciences Virtual Engagement Center!
Although the SON Engagement Center is unable to provide in-person assistance at this time, your student success team is still here for you! Follow us on Instagram @rcchealthsciencesengagementctr
Health-Related Sciences Engagement Center's Open House Events! You will have the opportunity to meet your Student Success Team. An overview of financial aid resources, student services and support, and strategies for success will be discussed. We are eager to meet you and support you through your academic journey.
The Open House events, July 13 (6p-8p) or August 3 (10a-noon), will take place on Zoom. Please click here to register for the RCC Health-Related Sciences Engagement Center Open House.
Our Nursing staff and faculty are available to assist you by e-mail and can schedule appointment conferences using ConferZoom!
For enrollment information or educational advisement contact:
Alexis Brucks - Nursing Enrollment & Evaluations Specialist (951) 222-8201
Steven Purdy - Nursing Educational Advisor (951) 222-8000 x4186
Monday-Friday from 8am-9am and
Monday-Thursday from 12pm-1pm and from 3:15pm-4:15pm
via Zoom: https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/97185388189
Occasional Friday Office Hours will be superseded for our Pre-Nursing Information Workshops, please see the calendar below.
General Nursing Enrollment Help Line (951) 222-8407
To make an appointment with a Nursing counselor contact:
Jackie Urena - Counselor
Students are seen on a first-come, first-served basis during designated drop-in hours. Drop-in counseling is limited to 15 minutes for general information only. Students who need a comprehensive educational plan or have transcripts from other colleges or universities are required to schedule an appointment.
Every Tuesday from 10:30am-11:30am via Zoom: https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/99374687108
Schedule your counseling appointment online:
General RCC Counseling Information Line (951) 222-8440
To speak with the Health Coordinator contact:
Kathy Barr - Health Coordinator
For assistance with nursing technology and simulation contact:
Isaac Dannelley - Nursing Simulation Lab Specialist
Department Chairs and Directors:
Amy Cowart - NATP Director
Tamy Vant Hul - ADN Department Chair and Student Outcomes Specialist
Amy Vermillion - Simulation Director
Gina Weeks - VN Department Chair
The School of Nursing is located on the Riverside City College campus at the corner of Magnolia and Terracina. For more information call (951) 222-8405. For counseling appointments regarding either nursing program, call (951) 222-8440.
School Of Nursing Workshops Are Being Conducted Via Zoom until further notice. Dates for Summer as well as access information can be found here.
Application Information can be found here.
Information regarding Nursing Education can be obtained from the following agencies: