Six Quarter Option 

The Nursing program application periods are as follows: 

Application Period

Program Start
(quarter start dates)

Application Deadline
Jan. 15 - Apr. 3*  Fall Quarter April 3, 4:30 p.m.*
Aug. 15 - Oct. 3*  Winter Quarter October 3, 4:30 p.m.*
Nov. 15 - Jan. 3*  Spring Quarter January 3, 4:30 p.m.*

Placement Testing: Beginning with the Fall 2018 Nursing application all students are required to take the NLN-PAX 

(National League of Nursing - Pre-Entrance Exam) 

The COMPASS and AccuPlacer will no longer be accepted to fulfill this requirement. 

This test can be taken in the Shoreline Community College Testing Center. 

The cost for taking this test is $39.00.

* If a deadline falls on a weekend or holiday, applications will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. the next business day.