LPN Programs in Virginia

Buchanan County Public Schools
Grundy, VA


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Centura College-Norfolk
Norfolk, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 20%
Total test writers: 5 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #24
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Centura College-Richmond Main
Richmond, VA

2013 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 57.1%
Total test writers: 7 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #19
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Chesapeake Center for Science and Technology
Chesapeake, VA


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Chester Career College
CHESTER, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 81.8%
Total test writers: 22 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #22
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Dabney S Lancaster Community College
Clifton Forge, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 100%
Total test writers: 1 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #2
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Danville Community College
Danville, VA

2015 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 100%
Total test writers: 1 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #1
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Eastern Shore Community College
Melfa, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 100%
Total test writers: 9 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #5
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Eastern Virginia Career College
Fredericksburg, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 83.3%
Total test writers: 18 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #7
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ECPI University
Virginia Beach, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 82.9%
Total test writers: 82 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #18
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ECPI University - Emerywood Campus
Glen Allen, VA


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Fairfax County School of Practical Nursing
Fairfax, VA


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Fortis College-Norfolk
Norfolk, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 93.8%
Total test writers: 16 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #9
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Fortis College-Richmond
Richmond, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 91.7%
Total test writers: 12 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #10
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Gee's Career Institute
Woodbridge, VA


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Germanna Community College
Locust Grove, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 100%
Total test writers: 11 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #16
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Global Health College
Alexandria, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 76.5%
Total test writers: 17 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #15
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Henrico County-Saint Marys Hospital School of Practical Nursing
Henrico, VA


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J Sargeant Reynolds Community College
Richmond, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 93.8%
Total test writers: 16 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #11
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Lafayette School of Practical Nursing
Williamsburg, VA


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Lee County Career and Technical School
Ben Hur, VA


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Lord Fairfax Community College
Middletown, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 100%
Total test writers: 9 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #4
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Loudoun County School of Practical Nursing
Leesburg, VA


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Mountain Empire Community College
Big Stone Gap, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 87%
Total test writers: 23 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #8
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New River Community College
Dublin, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 86.3%
Total test writers: 16 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #17
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Northern Virginia Community College
Annandale, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 91.7%
Total test writers: 12 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #20
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Patrick Henry Community College
Martinsville, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 85%
Total test writers: 10 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #14
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Paul D Camp Community College
Franklin, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 78.3%
Total test writers: 23 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #23
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Piedmont Virginia Community College
Charlottesville, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 90.5%
Total test writers: 21 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #21
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Rappahannock Community College
Glenns, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 100%
Total test writers: 15 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #6
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Skyline College-Roanoke
Roanoke, VA

2016 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 100%
Total test writers: 2 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #12
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Southside Virginia Community College
Alberta, VA

2016 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 100%
Total test writers: 8 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #5
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Southside Virginia Community College - Farmville Campus
Farmville, VA


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Standard Health Care, Inc
Falls Church, VA


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Star College
Falls Church, VA


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Tazewell County Career and Technical Center
Tazewell, VA


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Ultimate Health School
Manassas, VA


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Virginia Beach City Public Schools School of Practical Nursing
Virginia Beach, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 100%
Total test writers: 15 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #1
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Virginia Western Community College
Roanoke, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 100%
Total test writers: 7 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #3
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Wise County Vocational Technical School
Wise, VA


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Wytheville Community College
Wytheville, VA

2017 NCLEX-PN Passrate: 95.5%
Total test writers: 22 students
NCLEX-PN Rank: #13
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Closed LPN Programs

Centura College - Richmond Westend
Richmond, VA
School closed in 2013

Louise Obici Memorial Hospital
Suffolk, VA
Program closed in 2013

Virginia is a state that uses the Commonwealth Competencies. This is a means to measure the knowledge and skills of employees; their career advancement; and the related pay structure. A licensed practical nurse is under the Pay Stub 3 umbrella category. Under category 3, the least amount of salary is $23,999 while the higher end is at $49,255. Metro areas such as Danville, Richmond and Winchester have the highest median salaries. These earnings increase or decrease depending on the LPN’s work experience, work shift, employer and current location.

If you wish to begin working as an LPN, then it is time for you to scout for the approved LPN schools. Here is a description of three colleges to get you started:

Germanna Community College

This public, two-year community college is situated in Locust Grove, VA and was established in 1970. GCC is a Virginia Community College System member. The college offers a wide array of programs and degrees in different areas of study. They also offer hybrid, online and interactive courses.

GCC’s LPN program is offered at the Locust Grove campus as well as the Eastern View High School located in Culpeper. The program is a result of the Germanna Community College, Culpepe rCounty Public Schools and Culpeper Regional Hospital partnership. It is a two-year program that awards a PN certificate as well as NCLEX-PN eligibility.

Viriginia Western Community College

VWCC is a two-year college chartered in 1966. This is the third biggest college in the VA Community College System. It is operating under the policies that were set by the Virginia Western Community College Board and the State Board for Community Colleges. The Southwest Roanoke campus spreads across 70 acres with a yearly average enrollment of 9,000 students.

VWCC’s LPN program is a certificate awarding curriculum that is designed to prepare a student for the LPN career.

Wytheville Community College

Also known as WCC, this two-year, public community college is located in Wytheville. Established in 1963, the college has long provided programs and degrees focusing on developmental courses, cooperative education, continuing education and workforce development. The college also offers distance learning.

Attendance is a huge issue at WCC. Missing a class compromises the student’s learning process and so if the absence is more than twice the number of the actual classes each week, then the student may fail his program.

For the LPN program, a student is required to have a final grade that is - not lower than C for his BIO 141-142 and NUR prefix. It takes less than two years to finish this program

Wytheville Community College has one graduation each year and this is held every month of May. So if you are able to accomplish all the prerequisites of your LPN program and are able to submit an application for graduation, then you are set to receive your certificate for your accomplishment of a non-degree curriculum.