Southwest Virginia Community College

Richlands, VA 24641

Located in Richlands, Virginia, Southwest Virginia Community College is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 year to complete.

The institution is part of Virginia Community College System that operates 10 campuses in Weyers Cave, Lynchburg, Clifton Forge, Danville, Melfa, Locust Grove, Richmond, Chester, Middletown, Big Stone Gap.

Southwest Virginia Community College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).

Southwest Virginia Community College in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $4,133 and fees $330. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $9,431 and $930 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleRural: Fringe
Student to Faculty Ratio24:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate60%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. LPN
  2. ADN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Certificate 14
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Associate's degree 41

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Southwest Virginia Community College

Virginia Highlands Community College
24.02 miles away
Wytheville Community College
40.19 miles away
Mercer County Technical Education Center
45.23 miles away
Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Elizabethton
48.98 miles away
Northeast State Community College
49.38 miles away
Mountain Empire Community College
54.1 miles away
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
59.69 miles away
New River Community College
61.03 miles away
New River Community and Technical College
63.85 miles away
Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College
66.12 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1970 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs (Virginia Appalachian Tricollege Nursing Program)
ACEN
06/01/1976 - Current

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost (Net Price)

$8,250

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$7,633
30k to 48k$7,187
48k to 75k$8,376
75k to 110k$8,538
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

62%

Recipients

$3,940

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

49%

Recipients

$3,473

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

0%

Recipients

$0

Average Amount

Student Population

2,481

Undergrads

0

Graduates

1,507

Women

974

Men

47%

Full-time

53%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
95%
Black/African American
2%
Hispanic
1%
Two or more races
1%
Asian
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Race/ethnicity unknown
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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
Southwest Virginia Community College
369 College Road US Rt. 19, 6 Miles S. Claypool Hill
Richlands, VA 24641
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