Nursing Division

Welcome to the Central Arizona College Nursing Division


Our Nursing Program is located on our Signal Peak Campus:
8470 North Overfield Rd
Leslie A. Wakefield Center Building
Room: W110
Coolidge, AZ 85128

Phone: 520-494-5330
Fax: 520-494-5476

Nursing Director: Tina Berry, PhD, MBA, HCM, RN
Dean of Health Careers and Sciences: Julian Easter, MS


Our Mission is to:

  • Provide excellence in nursing education
  • Demonstrate nursing as a caring profession
  • Facilitate wellness in others and ourselves
  • Serve students and clients of all ages and cultures
  • Facilitate student learning and student success through the use of technology



The following links are designed to provide you quick access to the information you need. Choose the appropriate link:

New Student, just beginning coursework

Ready to apply to program

Students seeking CNA program:  Click here for instructions for completing CNA packet. Call SMC, Health Careers Dept, 480-677-7787 for assistance.

LPN Bridge program is not availabe. Students may take LPN state exam after completing the two week NUR150 course after Block II, or after completing Block III.

General Program Information


The Nursing Program at Central Arizona College is approved by the
Arizona State Board of Nursing
4747 North 7th Street, Suite 200
Phoenix, AZ 85014
https://www.azbn.gov/ or 602-889-5150

and accredited by the
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc.
3343 Peachtree Road, NE
Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
http://www.acenursing.org/ or 404-975-5000



The Central Arizona College Nursing Program does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, handicap/disability, sexual orientation, age, or veteran status in the application, participation, access and treatment of persons in instructional programs and activities. The CAC Nursing Program reserves the right to change, without notice, any materials, information, curriculum, requirements or regulations.


Content on this page is provided by the Nursing Department .

Central Arizona College - District Office 8470 N. Overfield Road, Coolidge, AZ 85128 Phone: 800-237-9814