Important Notice About Licensing and Credentialing (PDF, 616KB)  

Track II Bachelor of Science in Nursing

This program is for current ADN students, or individuals who currently possess an RN license.

Step 1: University Applications

There are 2 pathways for University applications: "Summer Bridge", and Full/Part-time RN.

"Summer Bridge" ADN to BSN Program

Apply to CSU Channel Islands as an ADN-BSN "Summer Bridge" major through Applications are only accepted between February 1 - March 31.

RN to BSN Programs (Full and Part-Time)

Apply to CSU Channel Islands as a RN-BSN major through Applications are only accepted between February 1 - March 31.

Note: The Cal State application will be listed under 'Fall 2023'.

Step 2: Nursing Application

CSUCI Nursing processes applications through NursingCAS, a centralized application service. Visit to start an application or log into your existing account. Click on the "apply now" button 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. Also, visit our application assistance page.

Note: All Track II Applications are covered by one NursingCAS application: ADN/RN to BSN.

NursingCAS Apply Now

Note: Applicants should not send any documents to CSUCI Nursing during the application period. All application documents are to be uploaded to your electronic application.

Due to the high amount of applications, the we cannot field calls or emails regarding whether or not your application materials have arrived. Please do not contact the Nursing Program for your updates on your application status.

Additional application requirements:

  • Two Letters of Recommendation (professional or educational, one from a Nursing professor or your current program).
  • Resume.
  • Official transcripts from every college/university attended.
  • Proof of English Language competency if you attended a foreign college or university.
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