ADN-BSN Collaborative Program - Program Structure

How is the ADN-BSN Collaborative Program structured?

Students begin their BSN coursework at Cal State LA in the summer after their second or third ADN semester at the community college. After Summer 1 at Cal State LA, they return to the community college to complete their ADN program. After graduating from the community college, students complete Summer 2 at Cal State LA and then finish their final year of the BSN program at Cal State LA.

Fall Entrance to ADN Program at Community College*

 

Fall

Spring

Summer

Year 1

CC Semester 1

CC Semester 2

Cal State LA Summer 1

Year 2

CC Semester 3

CC Semester 4

Cal State LA Summer 2

Pass NCLEX – GE Certification

Formal Cal State LA Enrollment

Year 3

Cal State LA

Fall Semester

Cal State LA

Spring Semester

 

Graduation

*This program timeline applies to cohorts beginning Summer 2015 and later

Spring Entrance to ADN Program at Community College*

 

Fall

Spring

Summer

Pre-Cal State LA

(OFF)

CC Semester 1

CC: Take Cal State LA prerequisites / GEs

Year 1

CC Semester 2

CC Semester 3

Cal State LA Summer 1

Year 2

CC Semester 4

Finish Cal State LA 

prerequisites

Pass NCLEX

Cal State LA Summer 2

Pass NCLEX – GE Certification

Formal Cal State LA Enrollment

Year 3

Cal State LA

Fall Semester

Cal State LA

Spring Semester

 

Graduation

*This program timeline applies to cohorts beginning Summer 2015 and later

For information about the ADN-BSN Collaborative Program timeline and requirements during each term, please see the Student Checklist