As part of the admission requirement, an applicant must successfully pass a criminal background check.
Immediate disqualifiers are as follows:
You can also check the DSHS Secretary's List of Crimes and Negative Actions.
This is intended to be used only as guidance for students. Please be aware that individual clinical sites may have additional disqualifying crimes that would prevent a student from fulfilling their clinical rotation requirement.
The Washington State Nursing Commission also provides guidance on criminal disqualifying factors for licensure.Read more on Criteria for License Applications From the Nursing Commission.
Eustenia Kasjan M.A.
Allied Health Manager Nursing Advising/Admissions
Ronda Durano MN, RN
Nursing Faculty, Clinical Liaison
Elizabeth Webber RN, MSN, CCRN
Emily Mize PhD, MN-CNS, RN
Nursing Program Director
253-912-2398 ext 8926
This nursing program is
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30326