The nationally accredited Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) is intended to develop the necessary knowledge,  skills, and attitudes basic to the function of registered nurses in the direct care of patients. The nursing program is approved by the California State Board of Registered Nursing (BRN) and accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) formerly NLNAC. Contact information for BRN: P.O. Box 944210, Sacramento, California 94244-2100 ( Contact information for ACEN: P.O. Box 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400, Atlanta, Georgia 30326 (


Health Sciences Department (805) 378-1433 

Dean of Student Learning

Dr. Carol Higashida, Phone (805) 378-1459

Nursing Coordinator

Christina Lee

Full-time Faculty

Michelle Dieterich, Milagros Ebuen, Jeny Joy, Karen Lovati, Jamee Maxey,
Olga Myshina, Dalila Sankaran, and Katina Walia

Counselor Lydia Basmajian

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