Nursing Overview

De Anza's Registered Nursing Department has been one of the college's exceptional programs since the campus opened in 1967.

Because of our excellent reputation in the community, Registered Nursing graduates from De Anza are recruited by health care institutions across Silicon Valley and Northern California.

The Nursing program provides students with state-of-the-art instruction and technology in classrooms, laboratories and clinical settings. Our outstanding instructors, who are content and clinical experts in their fields, provide an outstanding professional nursing education.

Upcoming Information Sessions

Our next information session for prospective students will be held on Friday, April 23, 2021. 

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RN Program Waiting List

Please check this website regularly for new announcements. Recent updates include

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Students on the waiting list

  • You must obtain immunizations prior to admission

Application and Program Information

  • Visit our Program Information webpage to learn more.

Program Information

RN Refresher Program

  • We are not offering an RN Refresher program at this time.  

Foreign Nurses and Nurse Graduates

  • We are not currently admitting foreign nurses and nurse graduates seeking course work to meet BRN requirements to take the NCLEX exam.

Program Contact

Deborah Taylor

Deborah Taylor
Admission and Screening Specialist


Office Location

S8 2
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