Nursing Programs

The Eastern Virginia Career College Associate of Applied Science Degree Nursing Program holds pre-accreditation status from the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation, located at 2600 Virginia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, 20037. Holding pre-accreditation status does not guarantee that initial accreditation by NLN CNEA will be received.

RN Education Program

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE DEGREE NURSING
This program prepares the student to enter the profession of nursing as a contributing member of the discipline to promote, maintain, and restore the health of clients in a variety of settings. This is a 15-month program designed for students who choose nursing as a career. The program’s curriculum provides high quality theoretical, laboratory and clinical experiences ensuring the student opportunities to develop as a nurse and as an individual.
General Education Courses are required, including College English, Anatomy and Physiology, Humanities, Behavioral Science, and College Mathematics. These may be taken as the first semester of this program.

Click here for a listing of General Education Courses.

See AAS Degree Nursing Education program listing in the EVCC Student Catalog.

See AAS Degree Nursing Education course descriptions in the EVCC Student Catalog.

See AAS Degree Nursing Education cohort progression schedule in the EVCC Student Catalog.

See AAS Degree Nursing Education gainful employment statistics.

SUCCESS BY THE NUMBERS: NCLEX Pass Rates by Year – AAS RN

2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
100% 100% 95% 90% 100% 83%

PN to RN Transition Option

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE DEGREE NURSING – LPN TRANSITION OPTION
This program prepares the student to enter the profession of nursing as a contributing member of the discipline to promote, maintain, and restore the health of clients in a variety of settings. This program is designed for students who choose nursing as a career. The program’s curriculum provides high quality theoretical, laboratory and clinical experiences ensuring the student opportunities to develop as a nurse and as an individual. This program also allows for the “upward mobility” of LPNs to transition into this curriculum.

General Education Courses are required, including College English, Anatomy and Physiology, Humanities, Behavioral Science, and College Mathematics. These may be taken as the first semester of this program.

Click here for a listing of General Education Courses.

See LPN to RN Transition program listing in the EVCC Student Catalog.

See LPN to RN Transition course descriptions in the EVCC Student Catalog.

See LPN to RN Transition cohort progression schedule in the EVCC Student Catalog.

The Eastern Virginia Career College Practical Nurse Education Program holds pre-accreditation status from the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation, located at 2600 Virginia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, 20037. Holding pre-accreditation status does not guarantee that initial accreditation by NLN CNEA will be received.

Practical Nurse Education

This professional training program provides quality nurses to meet the needs of the region’s health care providers. The high quality of theoretical and clinical education ensures the Practical Nursing student opportunities to develop as a nurse and as an individual while practicing in various settings and ensures the student possesses the ability to meet and exceed employer expectations in the job market.

Uniforms, immunizations, a watch with a second hand, and other additional supplies are the student’s responsibility. National Certification testing fee is not included in the cost of tuition. Criminal background check fee must be paid with application fee.

See Practical Nurse Education program listing in the EVCC Student Catalog.

See Practical Nurse Education course descriptions in the EVCC Student Catalog.

See Practical Nurse Education cohort progression schedule for days in the EVCC Student Catalog.

See Practical Nurse Education cohort progression schedule for evenings in the EVCC Student Catalog.

See Practical Nurse Education gainful employment statistics.

SUCCESS BY THE NUMBERS:  NCLEX Pass Rates by Year – PN

2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
98% 92% 91% 96% 95% 100%

 

 

Nurse Aide

This program prepares the graduate for entry level employment as a nurse aide. Students will acquire knowledge and skills in relation to clients’ rights and independence, safety and emergency procedures, infection control, and communication/interpersonal skills. Basic patient care issues are addressed as well as special care concerns.

See Nurse Aide program listing in the EVCC Student Catalog.

See Nurse Aide course descriptions in the EVCC Student Catalog.

SUCCESS BY THE NUMBERS: 100 percent on Written Exam, 81.33 percent on Skills Exam for 2010-2014

Virginia Board of Nursing regulations require that all clinical preceptors read and sign

EVCC’s Clinical Preceptor Orientation Packet before being assigned clinical students.

Please download and sign the Preceptor Orientation Packet (click here) and return the last

page to your department contact.

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