Henrico County-Saint Marys Hospital School of Practical Nursing

Henrico, VA 23294

Located in Henrico, Virginia, Henrico County-Saint Marys Hospital School of Practical Nursing is a public institution that offers diploma and certificate programs, which can be completed in 2 years or less.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 49 and 32 students were accepted.


Campus LocaleSuburb: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio6:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
LevelLess than 2 year
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate-

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. LPN

    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 requirements

    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.

    1. High school seniors are expected to submit a technical center application along with an application to the nursing program
    2. 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. 


Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Certificate 26

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Henrico County-Saint Marys Hospital School of Practical Nursing

ECPI University - Newport News
69.51 miles away
Stratford University - Woodbridge
70.9 miles away
Central School of Practical Nursing
89.67 miles away
Virginia Beach City Public Schools School of Practical Nursing
101.01 miles away
James Rumsey Technical Institute
133.61 miles away
Mineral County Vocational Technical Center
146.92 miles away
Franklin County Career and Technology Center
156.89 miles away
York County School of Technology-Adult & Continuing Education
165.26 miles away
Somerset County Technology Center
182.69 miles away
Monongalia County Technical Education Center
189.22 miles away


Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
12/01/1975 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Required
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

Net Price

This institution did not admit full-time first-time undergrad students in 2015-2016, therefore net price information is not available.

Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $20.00 $20.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $0.00 $0.00

Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
American Indian or Alaska Native
Non-resident alien

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Mary Virginia Macrae Memorial Merit Award

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American Legion Auxiliary Department of Virginia Past Presidents Parley Nurses Scholarship

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Edward J. and Virginia M. Routhier Nursing Scholarship

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Genevieve Saran Richmond Award

This scholarship has been donated by Leslie and Virginia Fiur to a nursing student with a disability.

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Virginia state board of nursing
Henrico County-Saint Marys Hospital School of Practical Nursing
7850 Carousel Lane
Henrico, VA 23294

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