Henrico County-Saint Marys Hospital School of Practical Nursing
The Henrico County Public Schools -Saint Mary’s Hospital School of Practical Nursing runs a program designed to prepare students to provide direct nursing care in a range of healthcare settings.
The program is an eighteen program divided into two nine month sections. The first part of the program constitutes the Practical Nursing I program offered at Hermitage Technical Center in morning and afternoon sessions Monday through Friday.
High school seniors can attend their regular school for half of each school day and the other half at the technical center.
The second half of the Practical Nursing program is a full time program Monday through Friday offering students clinical experience in a range of healthcare settings in the community and at St. Mary's Hospital.
Students who successfully complete the program are eligible to apply to sit for the National Council of Licensure to be licensed as a Practical Nurse.
Admission is open to seniors entering their senior year in Henrico County Public Schools and qualified adults who are either residents of the county or who are employed by the Bon Secours Richmond Health System.
- High school seniors are expected to submit a technical center application along with an application to the nursing program
- Adults need to submit:
- High School Transcript or GED equivalency certificate
- Three academic or professional references
- College transcripts
- Pre admission Examination
Application deadline to the program is the 1st of March for enrollment in September.
|State board of nursing approval:||Fully Approved|
|Average NCLEX PN passrate (3 years):||94.41%|
|Average number of students tested annually:||21|
|Available Study Options|
NCLEX PN Passrate History
Annual NCLEX PN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Henrico County-Saint Marys Hospital School of Practical Nursing as reported by Virginia state board of nursing.
|Year||Students Tested||School||National Avg|
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs|
12/01/1975 - Current
|Campus LocaleSuburb: Large|
|Student to Faculty Ratio6:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|LevelLess than 2 year|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus Housing-|
|Secondary school GPA Required|
|Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended|
|Secondary school record Required|
|Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended|
|Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended|
|Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Neither required nor recommended|
|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Neither required nor recommended|
|Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Required|
Financial Aid & Loan
Any grant or scholarship aid
Federal Student Loans
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Two or more races
American Indian or Alaska Native