Jefferson College of Health Sciences
Roanoke, VA 24013
Jefferson College of Health Sciences is a privately run, not for profit institution, located in Roanoke, Virginia. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.
Jefferson College of Health Sciences has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).
Jefferson College of Health Sciences in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $24,700 and fees $450. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $24,700 and $450 respectively.
|Campus LocaleCity: Small|
|Student to Faculty Ratio8:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Nursing Programs Offered
The Jefferson College of Health Sciences, BSN program curriculum combines clinical experience with academic instruction leading up to the BSN degree. All graduates from the program are eligible to apply to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination to be licensed as Registered Nurses.
All applicants are required to present official high school transcripts and college transcripts as applicable. The admission process at Jefferson is a modified rolling admissions with applications being received in July and processed throughout the academic year. Applicants need to fill out the application and present SAT or ACT scores if applicable.
Program Specific requirements:
- All applications to the nursing program need to be received by the 31st of January
- Writing sample on a give topic will be required
- All prerequisite courses need to be completed by the end of the previous summer semester
Applicants who possess an Associate Degree or Diploma in Nursing can enroll with advanced placement to qualify for a RN to BSN degree. RN’s applying to this program need to possess a current unencumbered license from any state or territory of the United States.
Students wishing to transfer credits taken at an accredited College or University need to submit all applicable transcripts for Transfer Credit Evaluation. Only courses in which the applicant has earned a minimum of a ‘C’ grade will be considered. All courses will be reviewed on an individual basis.
Masters program tracks: MSN (Nursing Education, Nursing Administration)
RN to BSN
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Jefferson College of Health Sciences as reported by Virginia state board of nursing.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Bachelor's degree||88|
|Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other||Bachelor's degree||18|
|Nursing Administration||Master's degree||12|
|Family Practice Nurse/Nursing||Master's degree||0|
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Jefferson College of Health Sciences
42.15 miles away
42.47 miles away
55.74 miles away
71.72 miles away
Eastern Mennonite University
101.83 miles away
103.33 miles away
Davis & Elkins College
114.91 miles away
University of Charleston
117.5 miles away
West Virginia Wesleyan College
120.01 miles away
124.47 miles away
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges|
01/01/1986 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
01/01/1993 - 08/06/2010
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels|
05/03/2003 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels|
04/21/2007 - Current
Cost (Net Price)
$23,949Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$22,195|
|30k to 48k$23,046|
|48k to 75k$20,441|
|75k to 110k$25,374|
Financial Aid & Loan
Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid
Students Who receive Pell Grants
Federal Student Loans
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
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This scholarship has been donated by Leslie and Virginia Fiur to a nursing student with a disability.
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Virginia state board of nursing