Applying to the Nursing Program

Applying to the Nursing Program


The Department of Nurse Education accepts applications through NursingCAS for the following programs at the following application deadline dates:

  • January 31 – LVN and RN program to start in the Fall semester (August).
  • January 31 - LVN/Paramedic to RN Bridge program to start in the Summer 1 semester (June).
  • August 31 – LVN and RN program to start in the Spring semester (January).

*The LVN/Paramedic to RN Bridge program accepts applications once a year!

The video below highlights the application process and provides information for frequently asked NursingCAS questions.

To schedule an appointment with a Nurse Education Advisor click here: SCHEDULE AN ADVISING APPOINTMENT ONLINE

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All prospective Del Mar College nursing students must complete and submit applications for admission to the nursing program through NursingCAS. NursingCAS is an internet-based, third-party application service and is not affiliated with Del Mar College.

IMPORTANT: NursingCAS is located in Watertown, Massachusetts which is on Eastern Time (ET). Per the NursingCAS website, applications can be submitted up until 11:59 PM ET on the deadline date. Therefore, all applications to the Del Mar College Department of Nurse Education must be submitted by 10:59 PM Central Time (CT) on each published deadline date.

The links below are provided to assist students with completing applications.

If you are a student applying to the Del Mar College nursing program and have additional questions regarding the NursingCAS website or completing the online application, contact NursingCAS Customer Service using one of the following:

Phone: (617) 612-2880
Contact Form

The student must provide their NursingCAS ID Number and name in all communication. Allow up to 3 business days for NursingCAS to respond to your inquiry. NursingCAS will only discuss an application with the applicant. NursingCAS staff will not discuss an application with a parent, spouse, relative, friend, or employer.

Page last updated April 2, 2024.

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Contact Information

Nurse Education
101 Baldwin Blvd.
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
(361) 698-2860