CSU Channel Islands Nursing BS Track 1 Generic (Basic) Program

Applying to Track 1 Generic Program at CSU Channel Islands (two step process):

Step 1:

  • Apply to the University during priority application period beginning October 1st through November 30th. CSU admissions applications are available online at calstate.edu/apply.
  • When selecting a major, first-time freshmen will typically select Pre-Nursing, *transfer students must apply as Nursing majors and designate an alternate major should they not be admitted into Nursing, and **post-Baccalaureate students will need to select "BSN-Nursing (2nd Bachelor)".
  • Submit Official Transcripts from all Colleges and/or Universities attended either by hand delivering or mailing to the following address by the University's deadline:
                                        Enrollment Services
                                        CSU Channel Islands
                                        One University Drive
                                        Camarillo, CA 93012

Step 2:

  • Apply to the Nursing Program (upon completion of all 8 pre-requisite courses or in-progress during Spring semester) during Nursing Program application period beginning December 1st through January 31st.

    California State University Channel Islands is processing applications to its nursing program through NursingCAS, the centralized application service for nursing. Visit www.nursingcas.org to start an application or log into your existing account. Visit the Add Program page to select our nursing program and complete the steps to fill out and submit your application. If you need help with NursingCAS, visit the applicant help center or contact applicant support with questions.

  • Upload Official transcripts, TEAS Exam Scores (submit electronically from ATI site), and all documents needed for Supplemental Criteria . Documents must be uploaded to your NursingCAS application no later than the last day of the application period (January 31st).

*All application documents are to be uploaded to your electronic application. Only official transcripts documenting completion of in-progress prerequisites during Spring should be mailed or hand delivered to the following address by the deadline noted on the Track I program page:

                                                 Nursing Program - BSN Application
                                                 CSU Channel Islands
                                                 Manzanita Hall 1201
                                                 One University Drive
                                                 Camarillo, CA 93012


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