Arlington, VA 22207
Marymount University is a private Catholic university in Arlington, Virginia, established in 1950. The Religious of the Sacred Heart of Mary founded the school as a two-year school for women. It expanded to a four-year college in 1973 and became coeducational in 1986. The main campus is on 21 acres in North Arlington. It includes two gyms, computer labs, and six residence halls. The Arlington location places the university across the Potomac River from Washington, DC. The university is also a member of the Consortium of Universities of the Washington Metropolitan Area. This consortium allows students to enroll in courses at any of the 13 institutions in the metro DC area and access their libraries.
Marymount University offers several BSN, MSN, and DNP programs that are accredited by the CCNE and approved by the Commonwealth of Virginia Board of Nursing. BSN paths include traditional BSN, accelerated BSN, and RN to BSN. The university also offers MSN, RN to MSN, DNP, and BSN to DNP programs. An associate’s degree in nursing is also available. Students wishing to enroll in the traditional BSN program must complete the prerequisite courses, which typically include two years of liberal arts courses. The RN to BSN program is a hybrid program with online and on-campus courses.
|Campus LocaleCity: Midsize|
|Student to Faculty Ratio13:1|
|Religious Affiliation |
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Nursing Programs Offered
The curriculum for the BSN program is a composite of academic and clinical nursing as well as general education coursework as required by the universities Liberal Arts Core and University Requirements. The general education requirements can be met through transfer credits.
The program offers three main entry points. The first entry point is for students enrolling into the nursing program as freshman. Applicants to this track are required to show proof high school completion, cumulative high school grade point average and SAT scores.
Students admitted to the program as freshman are expected to complete nursing prerequisite course with a minimum of a C grade and a 2.5 GPA. Freshman will sit for the TEAS exam and present a written statement before enrollment in nursing courses.
The second entry point is offered to students transferring from another profession (Accelerated BSN). Admission will be based on an acceptable GPA for all courses being transferred and a competitive TEAS score.
The third entry point is the RN to BSN hybrid online program designed for students who possess an Associate of Applied Science degree and those who have a nursing diploma. Applicants to this program need to have completed at least 31 credits of transferable credits and need to have a current unencumbered license.
The program admits students in the fall and spring semesters on a competitive basis. Most students including transfer students will require a minimum of six semesters to complete the program as the curriculum is offered sequentially according to the program indicated in the degree plan.
MSN, RN to MSN
DNP, BSN to DNP
RN to BSN
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Bachelor's degree||160|
|Family Practice Nurse/Nursing||Master's degree||14|
|Family Practice Nurse/Nursing||Post-master's certificate||2|
|Nursing Practice||Doctor's degree - other||2|
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Marymount University as reported by Virginia state board of nursing.
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Marymount University
2.98 miles away
George Washington University
4.37 miles away
5.97 miles away
Trinity Washington University
6.86 miles away
Catholic University of America
7.28 miles away
Washington Adventist University
8.87 miles away
38.9 miles away
39.2 miles away
Johns Hopkins University
39.91 miles away
Notre Dame of Maryland University
41.12 miles away
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges|
01/01/1958 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
06/01/1968 - 12/31/2008
Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program|
04/01/1984 - 12/31/2008
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program|
04/01/1978 - 12/31/2008
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels|
04/22/2014 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels|
04/21/2004 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels|
04/21/2004 - Current
|SAT: Critical Reading430 to 540|
|SAT: Math430 to 540|
|ACT Composite18 to 23|
|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) Required|
|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required|
|Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended|
Cost (Net Price)
$24,719Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$21,159|
|30k to 48k$22,408|
|48k to 75k$25,051|
|75k to 110k$25,575|
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