Tidewater Community College
Norfolk, VA 23510
Located in Norfolk, Virginia, Tidewater 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.
Tidewater 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).
Tidewater Community College in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $4,193 and fees $1,106. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $9,491 and $1,706 respectively.
|Campus LocaleCity: Midsize|
|Student to Faculty Ratio22:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
The program is approved by the Virginia Board of Nursing and is fully accredited by the National League for Nursing Accreditation Commission.
The curriculum offers a combination of theoretical and practical courses integrating clinical laboratory practice and high tech simulators for patient care as part of the preparation for direct patient care.
The curriculum is offered in five semesters of full time study culminating in the Associate of Applied Science Degree in Nursing. The program is designed to offer the foundations for maximizing the transferability of coursework to baccalaureate nursing programs.
- Application and admission to the college
- Attend the mandatory nursing information session
- Placement tests for math, reading and englsih
- Complete required science and math coursework
- Minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5
- Nursing admission assessment exam
Admission to the program is competitive with students accepted into cohort groups. The program accepts two cohorts in the spring semester and two more in the fall.
LPNs seeking to enroll in the program can do so on the basis of either articulation or advanced placement admission.
If you are conditionally accepted into the program, you will need to meet the following program specific requirements before being allowed to enroll:
- Physical health assessment including testing for contagious diseases
- Criminal background check
- Current CPR certification for health care providers from the American Heart Association or Professional Rescuer from the Red Cross
- Nursing Liability Insurance
- Attend mandatory orientation session
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Tidewater Community College as reported by Virginia state board of nursing.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Associate's degree||107|
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Tidewater Community College
Thomas Nelson Community College
16.34 miles away
College of the Albemarle
36.51 miles away
Paul D Camp Community College
37.84 miles away
Rappahannock Community College
52.6 miles away
Roanoke-Chowan Community College
54.65 miles away
Eastern Shore Community College
62.06 miles away
John Tyler Community College
70.45 miles away
Halifax Community College
79.15 miles away
J Sargeant Reynolds Community College
84.73 miles away
Centura College - Richmond Westend
85.46 miles away
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges|
01/01/1971 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
01/01/1978 - Current
Cost (Net Price)
$7,806Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$7,027|
|30k to 48k$7,281|
|48k to 75k$9,375|
|75k to 110k$11,919|
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