Greenbrier County School of Practical Nursing

Lewisburg, WV 24901

Nursing Programs Offered

  • LPN

    The Greenbrier School of Practical Nursing is operated by the Greenbrier Board of Education under the sponsorship of the West Virginia Board of Education. The program is accredited by the West Virginia Board of Examiners for Practical Nurses.

    The curriculum for the nursing program requires 12 months of intensive study. The program is currently associated with the Greenbrier Manor and GVMC for clinical trials.

    One class, consisting of approximately 25 students, is admitted into the program annually for the fall semester. The deadline for applications received by mail is the 15th of May every year.

     Students who successfully complete the program will be awarded a diploma and will be eligible to apply to sit for the licensure examination for Practical Nurses offered by the West Virginia State Board of Examiners.

    Each year approximately 25 students are selected to begin an intensive 12 month program to prepare for a career as a practical nurse.

    Admission Requirements:

    • -Be commited to the care of the ill
    • -Have on file: a completed application, proof of GED or high school graduation, and references.
    • -Disclose all misdemeanors, and anything that occurs during the school year must be disclosed within 7 days of the offense.
    • -Pass a pre-admissions exam. Remedial classes may be required to upgrade basic skills.
    • -Be interviewed with nursing faculty.
    • -Complete a physical, PPD or chest x-ray, immunizations for hepatitis B, as well as other immunizations as recommended by the Center for Disease Control, Rubella Titer, and a dental examination.
    • -Submit to a National background check.
    • -Complete a drug screen.
    • -Be physically active and be able to lift 50 lbs frequently.

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Greenbrier County School of Practical Nursing

Summers County Career Center
24.09 miles away
Radford University
44.33 miles away
West Virginia University Institute of Technology
54.24 miles away
Bluefield State College
54.69 miles away
Dabney S Lancaster Community College, Rockbridge Regional Center
56.06 miles away
Wyoming County Vocational Technical Center
59.8 miles away
Amherst County Public Schools
78.79 miles away
Glenville State College
82.44 miles away
Logan Mingo School of Practical Nursing
83.24 miles away
Valley Vocational Technical Center
83.97 miles away

Relevant scholarships

Bachelor's in Nursing Degree Scholarships

Applicants who are registered nurses must have a current license to practice as an RN, have more than a high school diploma and be currently enrolled in an undergraduate nursing degree program [...]

Gustavus B. Capito Fund for Nursing Education

Applicant must be a Charleston, WV resident enrolled as a full time student in an accredited nursing program in West Virginia. Minimum 2.5 GPA required.

Eleanora G. Wylie Scholarship for Nursing

Applicant must be a West Virginia resident enrolled full time at an accredited college or university, have a minimum 2.5 GPA, and demonstrate good moral character. Preference given to [...]

Mary T. Price Scholarship

Applicant must be a graduating senior of Logan High School who plans to enroll in a field of study in registered nursing from an accredited college in West Virginia. Minimum 2.5 GPA and [...]

Bernice Pickens Parsons Fund Scholarship

Applicant must be a resident of West Virginia; preference will be given to Jackson County residents. Applicant must be planning to major in the fields of library science, nursing, or [...]


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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and West Virginia state board of nursing
Greenbrier County School of Practical Nursing
One Spartan Lane
Lewisburg, WV 24901
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