RN Refresher

The School of Nursing at CSU, Chico, is pleased to offer an opportunity for nurses who want to get back into the workforce.

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Applications for the Fall 2017 RN Refresher course is now closed. 

The next course will begin on 1/22/2018. Applications will be open 

in October.

This program allows licensed registered nurses to update and enhance their knowledge and skills, resulting in increased competence and confidence in the role of professional nurse.


The course is designed to be flexible, with most learning taking place on-line. The course is approximately sixteen weeks of online work. There is an additional two days of hands-on skills sessions in our Simulation Center. Using state-of-the-art computerized patient mannequins, we can help you develop the skills and confidence you need.

Credit:  Upon completion of the course, including the two-day simulation/skills session, you will be awarded 60 CE units.

Cost:  The cost of the RN Refresher Course and the Simulation Skills session is $1300.00. (ATI textbook is included) 

Before you apply, click here for information you need to know.

Contract the instructor, Jean Shackelford, ashackelford@csuchico.edu for additional information.

Thank you for your interest in our Refresher Course!