Buchanan County Public Schools

Grundy, VA 24614-0833

Nursing Programs Offered

The Buchanan County Public Schools offers a practical nursing program that offers quality nursing program.

The program accepts students at the beginning of each academic year.

Admission Requirements:

  • Submit formal application
  • Official high school transcripts or GED equivalency certificate
  • Proof of mental and physical health  (physical and dental examination)
  • Two personal references
  • Satisfactory score on entrance test

Admission to the practical nursing program is open to all high school seniors and qualified adults with priority given to high school seniors who are residents in the county. Qualified adults who are country residents are selected to fill vacancies after the admission process for high school applicants are concluded.

Every applicant is to be interviewed by a member of the selection committee before final acceptance in the program. Applicants need to be able to start clinical experiences at the date established by the college.  

Applicants accepted into the program will be required to submit to a Criminal Record Check. Students will also be required to agree to comply with Drug and Alcohol Free Environment Policy by signing the pre-clinical and clinical policy admission.

Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-PN: 77.3%

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The following schools are located within 200 miles radius of Buchanan County Public Schools

Washington County Public Schools
33.58 miles away
The University of Virginia's College at Wise
34.31 miles away
Wise County Vocational Technical School
34.52 miles away
Mingo County Vocational Center
36.21 miles away
Wyoming County Vocational Technical Center
36.76 miles away
Bluefield State College
42.52 miles away
Logan Mingo School of Practical Nursing
44.45 miles away
Tennessee Technology Center at Kingsport
56.53 miles away
West Virginia University Institute of Technology
59.96 miles away
East Tennessee State University
65.44 miles away

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Buchanan County Public Schools
1124 Almarine Drive
Grundy, VA 24614-0833

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