J Sargeant Reynolds Community College

Richmond, VA 23228

J Sargeant Reynolds Community College is one of the 24 public 2-year colleges in Virginia. Its campus is medium in size and located in a suburb in Richmond. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.

Every year 18% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

J Sargeant Reynolds Community College's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $4,376, and fees were $510. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $9,674 and $1,140 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleLarge Suburb
Campus SizeMedium
Student to Faculty Ratio18:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2-year
TypePublic
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate63%

Nursing Programs Offered

The J. Sargeant Reynolds ADN program is fully approved by Virginia state board of nursing and students who successfully complete the program will be eligible to apply to sit for NCLEX.

Additional Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalency certificate
  • Enroll in Pre-Nursing and Allied Health Career Studies Certificate (cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher)
  • Complete required science and general education courses
  • Transcripts for all college level coursework (Minimum of a ‘C’ grade)
  • Kaplan Nursing Admission Test

Admission to the nursing program is competitive. Qualified candidates will be ranked on the basis of their Kaplan Nursing Admission Test scores and the various components of their application.

Deadlines for applications for entry into the nursing program are on the 4th Monday of every September for enrollment in the spring semester, on the 4th Monday in January of each year for the summer quarter and on the 4th of Monday in March of each year for admission in the fall quarter.

LPNs and transfer students who have completed at least one semester of nursing classes with clinical practice are eligible to apply for advanced placement.  Applicants seeking advanced placement need to meet all application requirements including transcripts.

Transfer applicants need to present a written statement from their previous school establishing that they are students in good standing eligible to progress in the program.

All students who enter the program are required participate in a compulsory information session.


Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Certificate 1 3
Associate's degree 13 77
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 1 7
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 91.4%
  • NCLEX-PN: 93.1%

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
07/01/1974 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
ACEN
01/01/1979 - Current

Admission

100%

Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$146/credit
In State Students$146/credit
Out of State Students$322/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $6,570 $6,570 $14,490
ADN 70 $10,220 $10,220 $22,540
BSN 125 $18,250 $18,250 $40,250
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 64% of J Sargeant Reynolds Community College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 47% $4,330
Other Federal Grant 2% $842
State Grant & Scholarships 25% $1,541
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 5% $2,656
Federal Student Loans 14% $4,953
Private Loans 1% $3,734

$6,865

Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$6,234
$30,001 to $48,000$6,293
$48,001 to $75,000$7,889
$75,001 to $110,000$10,840
Over $110,000$11,512

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Student Population

9,334

Undergrads

0

Graduates

5,532

Women

3,802

Men

28%

Full-time

72%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
49%
Black/African American
33%
Hispanic
6%
Asian
5%
Two or more races
4%
Non-resident alien
1%
Race/ethnicity unknown
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%

Relevant scholarships

Nurses Scholarship - American Legion Auxiliary Department of virginia

Applicants must be daughters, sons grandsons, etc of veterans who served during eligibility dates for membership in the american legion.

Mary Virginia Macrae Memorial Merit Award

A $400.00 nursing education merit award shall be given annually by the Iowa Department of the American Legion Auxiliary in memory of the late Mary Virginia Macrae, who served as the first ...

American Legion Auxiliary Department of Virginia Past Presidents Parley Nurses Scholarship

Applicants must be daughters, sons, grandsons, etc. of veterans who served during eligibility dates for membership in the American Legion. Applicants must be in their senior year or graduates of ...

Edward J. and Virginia M. Routhier Nursing Scholarship

Candidates must be residents of Newport County, and a graduate from a high school in Rhode Island. Scholarships are open to individuals accepted into, and in attendance at any accredited nursing ...

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 (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Virginia state board of nursing.

J Sargeant Reynolds Community College
1651 East Parham Road
Richmond, VA 23228
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