West Virginia University at Parkersburg
Parkersburg, WV 26104
Located in Parkersburg, West Virginia, West Virginia University at Parkersburg is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.
West Virginia University at Parkersburg has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).
|Campus LocaleSuburb: Small|
|Student to Faculty Ratio15:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
The West Virginia University at Parkersburg A.A.S degree is intended to prepare students qualified for the structured healthcare setting. The program is approved by the West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses and is accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission Inc.
- Application to WVU
- High school diploma or GED equivalency certificate
- Transcripts for all college level coursework
- ACT or ACCUPLACER score
- Complete HESI Admission Assessment Examination
The admission deadline for fall admission is the 15th of March and the deadline for spring admission is the 15th of September. Students are admitted either as direct entry from high school or as transfers from a college program. The program will waive the need for ACT scores or ACCUPLACER scores for applicants who have a degree from an accredited institution.
Applicants who submit completed applications will be ranked according to a composite of their ACT and HESI scores as well as cumulative grade point averages. All applicants will be notified on the status of their application.
Successful applicants are required to submit documentation for a physical examination, drug screening and criminal background check. The college reserves the right to nullify the admission if students fail the drug screening or the criminal background check.
The school will dissolve the waiting list on the first day of class and students not accepted into the program will be required to reapply to the program for the next semester.
All students accepted into the program are required to attend a mandatory orientation sessions. Students who fail to attend the orientation will forfeit their place.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Associate's degree||34|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Bachelor's degree||5|
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of West Virginia University at Parkersburg as reported by West Virginia state board of nursing.
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from West Virginia University at Parkersburg
Ohio University-Main Campus
32.7 miles away
Glenville State College
40.94 miles away
Ohio University-Zanesville Campus
58.51 miles away
Ohio University-Lancaster Campus
67.91 miles away
West Virginia University Institute of Technology
72.26 miles away
74 miles away
Fairmont State University
74.14 miles away
Ohio University-Southern Campus
78.55 miles away
Ohio University-Chillicothe Campus
80.47 miles away
West Liberty University
81.02 miles away
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission|
01/01/1971 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
06/01/1973 - Current
$8,121Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$8,308|
|30k to 48k$8,452|
|48k to 75k$8,651|
|75k to 110k$10,610|
Cost Per Credit Hours
Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.
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Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
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Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
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Applicant must be a graduating senior of Logan High School who plans to enroll in a field of study in registered nursing from an accredited college in West Virginia. Minimum 2.5 GPA and [...]
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and West Virginia state board of nursing