Sacramento City College (SCC) LVN-to-RN Apprenticeship Program Information


The application period for this apprenticeship program is presently closed. Please stay tuned for upcoming opportunities! If you have further questions, please email

We are excited to announce a revised and updated application process for our third cohort of the LVN-to-RN Apprenticeship Program at Sacramento City College!

Qualified LVNs working at any of the following institutions are invited to apply:

  • California Central Women’s Facility 
  • California Health Care Facility
  • California Medical Facility
  • California State Prison – Sacramento
  • California State Prison – Solano
  • Deuel Vocational Institution
  • Folsom State Prison
  • Mule Creek State Prison
  • San Quentin State Prison
  • Sierra Conservation Center
  • Valley State Prison

LVNs accepted into the apprenticeship receive their full pay while working and gaining the education, requisite skills and competencies to become an RN!  Apprentices will gain the requisite RN skills and competencies through a combination of classroom theory, clinical experience, and on-the-job training. Many of the costs associated with participation in this apprenticeship program are covered by grant funding.  This program prepares individuals to function fully and effectively as RNs working for the State of California (CCHCS) under the complete care model.

Below are some helpful links to provide you application information for the apprenticeship program, as well as information about the Sacramento City College Nursing program:

Application Information:

Applications for the next cohort are due to CCHCS by 5:00 p.m. on February 1, 2021.

Information Session:

On January 7, 2021, SEIU Local 1000, CCHCS, and Sacramento City College will be holding an informational session to provide you with information about the apprenticeship, including an overview, required prerequisites, remote learning, and necessary application information. LVNs working at one of the aforementioned institutions are invited to attend:

Date and time:
Thursday, January 7, 2021 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Zoom Link:  
Meeting ID: 960 5796 5534
Passcode: 105613

Zoom Number:
(669) 900-6833
Meeting ID: 960 5796 5534
Passcode 105613

If you have trouble joining the Zoom, email

For more information about the SCC LVN to RN Apprenticeship, email