Sentara College of Health Sciences
Chesapeake, VA 23320
Sentara College of Health Sciences is a privately run, not for profit institution, located in Chesapeake, Virginia. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.
The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 8141 and 5994 students were accepted.
|Campus LocaleSuburb: Large|
|Student to Faculty Ratio5:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
The Sentara BSN Program prepares students for professions in entry level nursing. The SCHS is institutionally accredited by the national accreditor, Association of Independent Colleges and Schools and the BSN program is accredited by CCNE.
The traditional track is designed for non-licensed individuals offering 73 credit hours of a combination of academic courses and clinical and laboratory experience.
Clinical experiences are offered at various times at a range of healthcare facilities and premium clinical sites. Students are admitted in the BSN program once in an academic year.
Graduates from the program are eligible to apply for the Licensure Examination administered by the State Board of Nursing.
- Applicants to the nursing program need to have completed 30 credits of general education and nursing pre-requisite requirements.
- All general education pre-requisites need to be completed at an accredited college with a minimum of ‘C’ grade or higher (SCHS does not expire general education courses)
- General education requiring to be evaluated need to be submitted ahead of time
The application deadline for entrance in the spring semester is the 15th of June.
Program specific requirements enacted by health care facilities and the licensing board including health exam, immunization series, drug screening, criminal background check apply.
Diploma Closed in 2011
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Bachelor's degree||131|
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Sentara College of Health Sciences as reported by Virginia state board of nursing.
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Sentara College of Health Sciences
17.47 miles away
Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing
88.83 miles away
117.57 miles away
University of Mount Olive
148.95 miles away
George Washington University
152.92 miles away
153.95 miles away
154 miles away
Trinity Washington University
154.16 miles away
Catholic University of America
154.64 miles away
154.7 miles away
Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools|
04/01/2009 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (DNUR) - Diploma programs|
12/01/1964 - 06/09/2011
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels|
04/26/2012 - Current
Cost (Net Price)
Financial Aid & Loan
Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid
Students Who receive Pell Grants
Federal Student Loans
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Two or more races
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