LC is a privately run, not for profit institution, located in Lynchburg, Virginia. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs. The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 is 5223 and out of 5223 applicants 3331 students were accepted and only 521 enrolled to attend a program.
Lynchburg College in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $35,650 and fees $970. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $35,650 and $970 respectively.
The Lynchburg College BSN program is based on a curriculum, which combines liberal arts, sciences, theoretical nursing and clinical practice instruction. The program is designed to prepare students according to the standards of practice set by the American Nurses Association.
Students in the program will take part in a range of clinical experience opportunities in a range of hospital and other healthcare settings with the primary location being the Centra Hospitals in Lynchburg.
Freshman entering the college interested in the nursing program must identify the program as their designated choice and fill a separate application to the program by the 1st of April of the freshman year. Applications to the program will be reviewed at the end of the spring semester.
Transfer students are required to submit applications to the college and the program by the 1st of April as do applicants with degrees in other fields.
- Application Requirements:
- Nursing Program Application
- High School Diploma or GED equivalency certificate
- Official transcripts for all prerequisite courses
- TEAS examination
Applicants who meet all admission requirements will be ranked according to their application documents with all students notified of the admission decision the 15th of June. The program admits forty five freshman + transfer students and ten second degree students every year.
|State board of nursing approval:||Fully Approved|
|Recent NCLEX RN passrate (2017)||77.6%|
|Number of students tested (2017)||49|
|Available Study Options|
NCLEX RN Passrate History
Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Lynchburg College as reported by Virginia state board of nursing.
Program accreditations: CCNE
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges|
01/01/1927 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels|
10/03/2003 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels|
04/16/2011 - Current
|Campus LocaleCity: Small|
|Student to Faculty Ratio10:1|
|Religious Affiliation |
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus HousingYes|
|SAT: Critical Reading460 to 560|
|SAT: Math460 to 560|
|SAT: Writing430 to 540|
|ACT Composite19 to 25|
|Secondary school GPA Required|
|Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended|
|Secondary school record Required|
|Completion of college-preparatory program Required|
|Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended|
|Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required|
|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required|
|Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended|
$23,692Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$20,059|
|30k to 48k$20,497|
|48k to 75k$21,810|
|75k to 110k$22,720|
Financial Aid & Loan
Any grant or scholarship aid
Federal Student Loans
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Virginia state board of nursing