CALIFORNIA NURSES EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTE
Thank you for your interest in our educational programs at California Nurses Educational Institute. CNEI is the premier college of the desert (CoD) for Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN) with high educational standards and graduation rates. We are committed to preparing students who will succeed and provide exceptional health care in our community.
CNEI also offers job placement assistance to help our students create a professional resume, prepare for interviews, and provide job leads for openings. Many of the local Desert Cities business in Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert, Indio and other Desert Cities use CNEI graduates to fill their staffing needs. You can check out a partial list of companies hiring our graduates Click here.
The financial department can assist students apply for PELL GRANTS and FAFSA loans.
Enroll in a Program
Enrollment in most programs only requires a GED or high school diploma. An entrance test for the LVN program is required to ensure all students that are accepted have a basic understanding of reading and basic math. All other programs do not require an entry test.
An Enrollment Counselor is available to help you navigate the paperwork for enrollment.