What is the Procedure for Admissions?
All applications must be received by March 1, 2018 to be considered for the class that will begin in September 2018.
Adult applicants should apply directly to the School of Practical Nursing. Rising high school seniors must submit an Advanced Career Education (ACE) Center application and a nursing program application. After the application is received, the Admissions Committee will review the following criteria:
- Three educational/work references
- High School Transcript (or GED): Applicants completing high school outside the U.S.A. must take and submit passing GED scores from the U.S.A.
- College transcripts
- Pre-admission testing (for adults only)
- Applicant Interview
The applicants are responsible for obtaining official high school and college transcripts. Applicants will be notified of dates for preadmission testing.
Advanced credit for returning or transfer students will be considered on an individual basis. All admission requirements must be met. At least 2/3 of Practical Nursing II must also be completed.
For information on the Practical Nursing Program Curriculum, Student Handbook, and NCLEX-PN pass rates, click below:
Approved by the Virginia Board of Nursing
9660 Maryland Drive, Suite 300
Henrico, Virginia 23233-1463
Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.
3343 Peachtree Road, NE, Suite 850
Atlanta GA 30326
Certified to operate by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV).
James Monroe Building
101 North Fourteenth Street
Richmond, VA 23219
For additional information please call the School of Practical Nursing at (804) 527-4660, ext. 103 or 124.