Admissions Workshops and Study Groups

Admissions Workshops and Study Groups

Learn more about how to get into our nursing program by attending a Nursing Admission Workshop. Once you’re in the nursing program, we offer Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) workshops and study groups to help you prepare for the exam. 

Nursing Admission Workshops

Do you have questions about how to get into our nursing program? Come to our workshop to learn about the pre-requisites for our nursing program and to gain a better understanding of the multi-criteria entrance process. The application process will also be discussed, as well as:

  • How do I apply?
  • What grades do I need?
  • What is the multi-criteria application?
  • What is TEAS?
  • What is BSN merger?

No Fee – registration is not required.

Watch our Nursing Admissions Workshop video to learn more.

Upcoming Workshops

The following workshops will be held virtually on Zoom (password: Counseling): 

  • Tuesday, Feb. 23: 12:00-2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 18: 6:00-8:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, April 7: 6:00-8:00 p.m. (this workshop session will be geared toward high school students and parents, an facilitated by the Dean of Nursing, Nancy James)
  • Saturday, May 1: 10:00-12:00 pm.

Contact: Katie Juras, or (916) 741-2062

Nursing Application Open Lab Hours with Counselor for Q & A

Drop in to our Sierra College Nursing Application Open Lab Hours to have your questions answered. Counselors will be available via zoom during these open lab times to answer any general questions you have prior to submitting your Fall 2021 Sierra College Nursing Program application. We can help clarify information, answer last minute questions, and assist you with finalizing your application before you turn it in.

Click on the link for the date/time you’re interested in to learn more: 

ATI TEAS Workshop

Watch our ATI TEAS Workshop video to learn more about the ATI TEAS test from just-finished second semester nursing students, including: 

  • What to expect on the ATI TEAS
  • How best to study
  • Resources to help you prepare
  • Timelines and scores
  • Tips from current nursing students

If you have any further questions, please feel free to make a counseling appointment or call counseling at (916) 660-7400.

Workshops are held at the end of the Fall and Spring semesters. 

Check back for dates, times and locations of TEAS Workshops. 

ATI TEAS Study Group

Do you need to take the ATI TEAS? Would you benefit from studying with others and a tutor? Consider joining the TEAS Study Group and/or use the ATI TEAS Study Guide.

Tutoring is every Thursday, 3:00-6:00pm.
Tutoring Center Schedule/Zoom Details
Facilitated by a Sierra College tutor