For courses not completed at Cuesta, contact Counseling to determine course equivalency.

a. Cuesta College Associate Degree General Education Required Courses*:            

1.   History/Political Science (American Institutions)

2.   Arts/Humanities

3.   Intermediate Algebra (or higher)

*Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution may be able to waive the General Education courses listed above. See a counselor to determine if this applies to your situation.  

 b. RN Licensure (BRN) Required Courses*:

4.   Introduction to Sociology/Cultural Anthropology

5.   Speech/Communication

6.   General Psychology

 *RN Licensure courses may not be waived for any reason.

For information on how to become a student at Cuesta College, priority registration status, or the registration process, contact Janice Petrie (805) 592-9343.

For questions about program prerequisites, student education plans, degrees, or transferring to/from Cuesta, contact Carol Hurd (805) 592-9827 or Cindy Stever (805) 592-9922. Both counselors are also available for appointments through the online scheduling portal for a 15-minute drop-in or a 45-minute full planning appointment (select "Nursing and Allied Health students" in the list of appointment types).

 For questions about webpage content or general program information, contact Brita Blue (805) 592-9426