Piedmont Virginia Community College

Nursing Programs

The Piedmont Virginia Community College ADN program offers a curriculum that can serve as a foundation for those students seeking to pursue a higher degree.

Applicants can enter the program for admission in the day or the evening & weekend study option. Students enrolled in the second option may be assigned to clinical over the course of one evening, Saturdays or Sundays.

Admissions Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalency certificate
  • Proof of algebra, reading and writing competency
  • Proof of competency in science (Science grade point average of 2.0)
  • TEAS  Exam
  • Statement  of interest in nursing

Admission to the nursing program will be considered through a ranking system that will take into consideration all prerequisites for the Nursing program. Priority is given to students who are residents in the college’s service area: Buckingham, Albemarle, Louisa, Fluvanna, Charlottesville, Nelson and Greene.

The college will maintain a waiting list of qualified applicant only until the first week of August with applicants not admitted into the program required to reapply for admission in subsequent years.

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 87.21%
Average number of students tested annually: 73
Program accreditations: NLNAC
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Piedmont Virginia Community College as reported by Virginia state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 85 91.76 74.97
2011 69 85.5 87.83
2010 64 84.38 86.26
2009 59 79.66 87.33
2008 69 92.8 84.97
2007 81 82.7 82.16
What is this?
State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX PN passrate (2 years): 77.81%
Average number of students tested annually: 13
Program accreditations: Not Accredited
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX PN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX PN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Piedmont Virginia Community College as reported by Virginia state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 19 84.21 74.97
2011 7 71.4 87.83
What is this?

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1974 - Current
Specialized Accreditation
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
ACEN
06/01/1982 - Current

Overview

Campus LocaleSuburb: Small
Student to Faculty Ratio19:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate70%

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost

$6,969

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$5,677
30k to 48k$6,248
48k to 75k$7,078
75k to 110k$10,332
Over 110k$11,330
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Financial Aid & Loan

63%

Recipients

$1,588

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

25%

Recipients

$2,917

Average Amount

Pell grants

10%

Recipients

$4,604

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Students

5,550

Undergrads

0

Graduates

3,181

Women

2,369

Men

22%

Full-time

78%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
70%
Black/African American
13%
Hispanic
7%
Two or more races
5%
Asian
4%
Race/ethnicity unknown
1%
Non-resident alien
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

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Piedmont Virginia Community College
501 College Drive
Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 977-3900