Nursing Schools in West Virginia

The state of West Virginia is home to 47 nursing schools. This year (2018) we evaluated 19 schools and our ranking system identified the following nursing schools as the best in West Virginia.

NursingExplorer ranking system is statistical. We use the following factors when evaluating schools: NCLEX pass rates, programmatic and institutional accreditations. Learn more about our nursing schools ranking system here.

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Complete List of Nursing Schools in West Virginia

Listed below are all nursing schools in West Virginia. Please use the sort feature to view which schools have top RN and LPN programs along with their corresponding average NCLEX pass rates. Click on each school's name to view more detail about the school.

There are a total of 47 nursing schools in the state of West Virginia. And according to our database 2 schools have been closed permanently.

Institution RN PN RN PN
West Virginia Wesleyan College
Location: Buckhannon, WV
Programs offered: BSN
97.8%
1
West Virginia University
Location: Morgantown, WV
Programs offered: BSN Masters Doctoral Accelerated BSN RN to BSN
95.9%
2
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College
Location: Martinsburg, WV
Programs offered: ADN LPN to ADN
95.2%
3
Eastern West Virginia Community and Technical College
Location: Moorefield, WV
Programs offered: ADN
94.7%
4
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
Location: Mount Gay, WV
Programs offered: ADN LPN to ADN
93.5%
5
University of Charleston
Location: Charleston, WV
Programs offered: BSN
93.3%
6
West Liberty University
Location: West Liberty, WV
Programs offered: BSN RN to BSN Accelerated BSN
93.1%
7
Marshall University
Location: Huntington, WV
Programs offered: BSN ADN Masters RN to BSN
88.9%
8
West Virginia Northern Community College
Location: Wheeling, WV
Programs offered: ADN LPN to ADN
87.9%
9
Fairmont State University
Location: Fairmont, WV
Programs offered: ADN LPN to ADN BSN
87.5%
10
West Virginia University Institute of Technology
Location: Montgomery, WV
Programs offered: BSN
85.7% 11
West Virginia University at Parkersburg
Location: Parkersburg, WV
Programs offered: ADN
84.4% 12
Shepherd University
Location: Shepherdstown, WV
Programs offered: BSN RN to BSN
83.8% 13
Davis & Elkins College
Location: Elkins, WV
Programs offered: ADN LPN to ADN
82.7% 14
Wheeling Jesuit University
Location: Wheeling, WV
Programs offered: BSN Masters Accelerated BSN RN to BSN
81.0% 15
Bluefield State College
Location: Bluefield, WV
Programs offered: ADN RN to BSN BSN
80.2% 16
West Virginia Junior College-Morgantown
Location: Morgantown, WV
Programs offered: ADN
79.2% 17
Alderson Broaddus University
Location: Philippi, WV
Programs offered: RN to BSN BSN LPN to ADN
76.9% 18
Salem International University
Location: Salem, WV
Programs offered: ADN LPN
41.9% 19
Academy of Careers and Technology
Location: Beckley, WV
Programs offered: LPN
American Public University System
Location: Charles Town, WV
Programs offered: BSN
B M Spurr School of Practical Nursing
Location: Glen Dale, WV
Programs offered: LPN
Cabell County Career Technology Center
Location: Huntington, WV
Programs offered: LPN
Fayette Institute of Technology
Location: Oak Hill, WV
Programs offered: LPN
Fred W Eberle Technical Center
Location: Buckhannon, WV
Programs offered: LPN
Garnet Career Center
Location: Charleston, WV
Programs offered: LPN
James Rumsey Technical Institute
Location: Martinsburg, WV
Programs offered: LPN
John D Rockefeller IV Career Center
Location: New Cumberland, WV
Programs offered: LPN
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College
Location: South Charleston, WV
Programs offered: ADN LPN to ADN
Mercer County Technical Education Center
Location: Princeton, WV
Programs offered: LPN
Mineral County Vocational Technical Center
Location: Keyser, WV
Programs offered: LPN
Monongalia County Technical Education Center
Location: Morgantown, WV
Programs offered: LPN
New River Community and Technical College
Location: Beaver, WV
Programs offered: LPN
Putnam Career and Technical Center
Location: Eleanor, WV
Programs offered: LPN
Roane-Jackson Technical Center
Location: Leroy, WV
Programs offered: LPN BSN
United Technical Center
Location: Clarksburg, WV
Programs offered: LPN
Wood County School of Practical Nursing
Location: Parkersburg, WV
Programs offered: LPN
Glenville State College
Location: Glenville, WV
Programs offered: BSN
Mountain State College
Location: Parkersburg, WV
Programs offered: Masters BSN
McDowell County Career and Technical Center
Location: Welch, WV
Programs offered: LPN
St. Mary's Medical Center
Location: Huntington, WV
Programs offered: ADN
Greenbrier County School of Practical Nursing
Location: Lewisburg, WV
Programs offered: LPN
Logan Mingo School of Practical Nursing
Location: Logan, WV
Programs offered: LPN
Mingo County Vocational Center
Location: Delbarton, WV
Programs offered: LPN
Randolph County Vocational Center
Location: Elkins, WV
Programs offered: LPN
Summers County Career Center
Location: Hinton, WV
Programs offered: LPN
Wyoming County Vocational Technical Center
Location: Pineville, WV
Programs offered: LPN

Closed Nursing Schools/campuses

The following instructions are closed permanently.

ITT Technical Institute-Huntington (Closed in 2016)
ADN
Mountain State University (Closed in 2012)
BSN Accelerated BSN RN to BSN LPN to BSN

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West Virginia's NCLEX-PN pass rate Vs. National Average