Rappahannock Community College

Nursing Programs

The ADN program at Rappahannock offers a 2 year curriculum culminating in the Associate of Applied Science degree.

Admission Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalency certificate
  • Official Transcripts
  • College placement test in math, writing and reading
  • Complete pre-requisite science or math courses
  • College placement tests in reading, writing and mathematics.
  • A cumulative GPA or 2.5 or higher
  • Proof of IT competency
  • Pre-entrance examination for nursing (applicants who have completed a four year degree are exempt)

Applications for the nursing program are processed in the spring prior to the fall of intended enrollment.

Applicants admitted to the program are expected to attend a mandatory orientation session in the summer before the fall of intended enrollment.

Physical and dental exams including all required immunizations need to be completed before enrollment. Students are required to possess current CPR certification as well as submit to drug screening and criminal background check.

Students enrolling in clinical components are required to arrange for malpractice insurance.

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 92.65%
Average number of students tested annually: 38
Program accreditations: Not Accredited
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 Rappahannock Community College as reported by Virginia state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 36 100 74.97
2011 34 97 87.83
2010 42 80.95 86.26
2009 53 66.04 87.33
What is this?
State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX PN passrate (3 years): 95.83%
Average number of students tested annually: 7
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 Rappahannock Community College as reported by Virginia state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 9 100 74.97
2011 8 87.5 87.83
2010 2 100 86.26
2009 6 100 87.33
2008 5 100 84.97
What is this?

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1973 - Current
Specialized Accreditation
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
ACEN
10/01/2013 - Current

Overview

Campus LocaleRural: Distant
Student to Faculty Ratio23:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate63%

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost

$6,854

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$6,002
30k to 48k$6,799
48k to 75k$7,704
75k to 110k$7,118
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Financial Aid & Loan

28%

Recipients

$3,552

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

24%

Recipients

$3,089

Average Amount

Pell grants

0%

Recipients

$0

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Students

3,463

Undergrads

0

Graduates

2,133

Women

1,330

Men

23%

Full-time

77%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
71%
Black/African American
16%
Hispanic
4%
Two or more races
4%
Race/ethnicity unknown
2%
Asian
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

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Rappahannock Community College
12745 College Drive
Glenns, VA 23149
(804) 758-6700

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