Radford, VA 24142
Located in Radford, Virginia, Radford University is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.
The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 7447 and 6047 students were accepted.
Radford University in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $6,991 and fees $3,090. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $18,626 and $3,536 respectively.
|Campus LocaleCity: Small|
|Student to Faculty Ratio16:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Nursing Programs Offered
The Radford University Nursing program offers a foundational education in liberal arts, behavioral sciences, basic and applied sciences and social sciences in addition to academic and practical nursing courses culminating in the BSN degree.
The program has been approved by the Virginia Board of Nursing and has full accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
Students who successfully complete the program are eligible to apply to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination to become licensed Registered Nurses.
Students who enroll in Radford University as full time freshmen with a declared pre-nursing major officially enter the nursing program with a priority admission after completing a minimum of 124 semester hours with a cumulative GPA of 3.5.
Students transferring into the nursing from another college or university need to have a 2.8 cumulative grade point average with a minimum of a ‘C’ grade in all prerequisite courses.
Program Specific Requirements:
- Physical examination (including all health records and immunization series)
- Health Insurance
- Criminal background check
- Urine drug screening
Deadline for admission to the nursing program is the 15th of November for admission in the fall semester and the 1st of August for admission in the spring.
The nursing program is an academically demanding program and the school encourages students not to work more than 10 hours a week.
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||105|
|Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing||Postbaccalaureate certificate||0|
|Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other||Master's degree||0|
|Nursing Practice||Doctor's degree - other||12|
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Radford University as reported by Virginia state board of nursing.
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Radford University
Bluefield State College
38.76 miles away
Summers County Career Center
41.31 miles away
Greenbrier County School of Practical Nursing
44.33 miles away
Wyoming County Vocational Technical Center
62.33 miles away
Winston-Salem State University
74.55 miles away
Dabney S Lancaster Community College, Rockbridge Regional Center
75.15 miles away
ECPI University - Greensboro
78.03 miles away
Buchanan County Public Schools
80.4 miles away
Washington County Public Schools
82.53 miles away
West Virginia University Institute of Technology
83.53 miles away
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges|
01/01/1928 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
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 - 08/08/2013
|Secondary school GPA Required|
|Secondary school rank Recommended|
|Secondary school record Required|
|Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended|
|Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended|
|Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Recommended|
|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required|
|Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended|
Cost (Net Price)
$14,084Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$12,720|
|30k to 48k$13,537|
|48k to 75k$16,334|
|75k to 110k$20,729|
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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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Virginia state board of nursing