Southside Virginia Community College - Farmville Campus

Farmville, VA 23901

Nursing Programs Offered

  • LPN

    The Southside Virginia Community College Practical Nursing program is to prepare students for entry level jobs as nurse practitioners

    Graduates who successfully complete the program are eligible to apply to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination to become a licensed a Practical Nurse.

    Admission Requirements:

    1. Completed Application
    2. High school diploma or GED equivalency certificate
    3. SVCC placement exam (with reading, writing and math components)
    4. High school Science and Math requirements
    5. TEAS V Nursing Pre-admission exam

    Application deadlines for the program are the 15th of October for enrollment in January and the 15th of May for enrollment in August. The application process gives priority to qualified applicants who are residents in the college service area.

    Applicants accepted into the program are expected to meet the following program specific requirements:

    • Full physical examination with laboratory works and immunizations by the first day of enrollment
    • Current CPR certification for health care providers from the American Heart Association to be kept current through the period of enrollment
    • Criminal background check
    • Urine drug screening

    Students who do not meet these requirements before the first day of enrollment may not be able to take part in clinical trials or be denied licensure by the licensing body.

     

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Southside Virginia Community College - Farmville Campus

Longwood University
1.34 miles away
Southside Virginia Community College - John H. Daniel Campus
18.94 miles away
Amherst County Public Schools
39.41 miles away
Southside Virginia Community College - Christanna
42.48 miles away
ECPI University - Richmond Campus
47.84 miles away
Chesterfield County Public Schools
50.64 miles away
University of Virginia-Main Campus
50.68 miles away
ECPI University - Emerywood Campus
51.97 miles away
Petersburg Public Schools
54.64 miles away
Virginia State University
55.11 miles away

Relevant scholarships

Nurses Scholarship - American Legion Auxiliary Department of virginia

Applicants must be daughters, sons grandsons, etc of veterans who served during eligibility dates for membership in the american legion.

Mary Virginia Macrae Memorial Merit Award

A $400.00 nursing education merit award shall be given annually by the Iowa Department of the American Legion Auxiliary in memory of the late Mary Virginia Macrae, who served as the first [...]

American Legion Auxiliary Department of Virginia Past Presidents Parley Nurses Scholarship

Applicants must be daughters, sons, grandsons, etc. of veterans who served during eligibility dates for membership in the American Legion. Applicants must be in their senior year or graduates [...]

Edward J. and Virginia M. Routhier Nursing Scholarship

Candidates must be residents of Newport County, and a graduate from a high school in Rhode Island. Scholarships are open to individuals accepted into, and in attendance at any accredited [...]

Genevieve Saran Richmond Award

This scholarship has been donated by Leslie and Virginia Fiur to a nursing student with a disability.


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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Virginia state board of nursing
Southside Virginia Community College - Farmville Campus
1803 Cobb Street
Farmville, VA 23901
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