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Licensed Practical Nursing

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.



Practical Nursing Outcome Data_2017 flyer

LPN Brochure

For information on the Practical Nursing Program Curriculum, Student Handbook, and NCLEX-PN pass rates, click below:

LPN Student Handbook 2017-2019 

PN Outcome Data Flyer_2017

Curriculum Outline_Course Hours_2017-18

Program Approval/Accreditation

Approved by the Virginia Board of Nursing

9660 Maryland Drive, Suite 300

Henrico, Virginia 23233-1463

(804) 367-4515

Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.

3343 Peachtree Road, NE, Suite 850

Atlanta GA 30326

(404) 975-5000

Certified to operate by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV).

James Monroe Building

101 North Fourteenth Street

Richmond, VA 23219

(804) 225-2600

For additional information please call the School of Practical Nursing at (804) 527-4660, ext. 103 or 124. 

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