Nursing Schools In Virginia

In Virginia, there are 51 accredited schools where nursing classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of nursing and nursing training in Virginia, which includes nursing training at the following levels:


Schools

  1. Blue Ridge Community College in Weyers Cave

    1 College Lane, Weyers Cave, Virginia 24486-0080

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  2. Central School of Practical Nursing in Norfolk

    1330 N Millitary Hwy, Norfolk, Virginia 23502

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  3. Jefferson College of Health Sciences

    101 Elm Avenue SE, Roanoke, Virginia 24013

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  4. Dabney S Lancaster Community College

    1000 Dabney Drive, Clifton Forge, Virginia 24422-1000

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  5. Danville Community College

    1008 S Main St, Danville, Virginia 24541-4004

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  6. Eastern Mennonite University

    1200 Park Rd, Harrisonburg, Virginia 22802-2462

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  7. George Mason University

    4400 University Dr, Fairfax, Virginia 22030-4444

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  8. Germanna Community College

    2130 Germanna Hwy, Locust Grove, Virginia 22508-2102

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  9. Hampton University

    Hampton, Virginia 23668-0099

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  10. J Sargeant Reynolds Community College

    1651 E Parham Road, Richmond, Virginia 23228-2327

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  11. James Madison University

    800 South Main Street, Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807

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  12. John Tyler Community College

    13101 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Chester, Virginia 23831-5316

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  13. Liberty University

    1971 University Blvd, Lynchburg, Virginia 24502

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  14. Lord Fairfax Community College

    173 Skirmisher Lane, Middletown, Virginia 22645

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  15. Lynchburg College

    1501 Lakeside Dr, Lynchburg, Virginia 24501-3113

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  16. Lynchburg General Hospital School of Nursing

    1901 Tate Springs Rd, Lynchburg, Virginia 24501

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  17. Marymount University

    2807 N Glebe Rd, Arlington, Virginia 22207-4299

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  18. Danville Regional Medical Center School of Health Professions

    142 S Main St, Danville, Virginia 24541

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  19. Mountain Empire Community College

    3441 Mountain Empire Road, Big Stone Gap, Virginia 24219

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  20. New River Community College

    5251 College Drive, Dublin, Virginia 24084-1127

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  21. Norfolk State University

    700 Park Ave, Norfolk, Virginia 23504-8000

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  22. Northern Virginia Community College

    4001 Wakefield Chapel Rd, Annandale, Virginia 22003-3796

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  23. Old Dominion University

    5115 Hampton Blvd, Norfolk, Virginia 23529

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  24. Patrick Henry Community College

    645 Patriot Avenue, Martinsville, Virginia 24112

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  25. Paul D Camp Community College

    100 N College Dr, Franklin, Virginia 23851

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  26. Southside Regional Medical Center Professional Schools

    737 South Sycamore Street, Petersburg, Virginia 23803-5133

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  27. Piedmont Virginia Community College

    501 College Drive, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902-7589

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  28. Radford University

    801 East Main Street, Radford, Virginia 24141-0672

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  29. Rappahannock Community College

    12745 College Drive, Glenns, Virginia 23149-2616

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  30. Fortis College in Norfolk

    6300 Center Dr Bldg 22, Norfolk, Virginia 23502-4101

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  31. Riverside School of Health Careers

    316 Main St., Newport News, Virginia 23601

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  32. Shenandoah University

    1460 University Dr, Winchester, Virginia 22601-5195

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  33. Southside Virginia Community College

    109 Campus Dr, Alberta, Virginia 23821

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  34. Southwest Virginia Community College

    369 College Road US Rt. 19, 6 Miles S. Claypool Hill, Richlands, Virginia 24641-1101

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  35. Thomas Nelson Community College

    99 Thomas Nelson Drive, Hampton, Virginia 23666

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  36. Tidewater Community College

    121 College Place, Norfolk, Virginia 23510

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  37. The University of Virginia's College at Wise

    1 College Avenue, Wise, Virginia 24293-4400

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  38. Virginia Highlands Community College

    100 VHCC Drive, Abingdon, Virginia 24212-0828

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  39. Virginia Western Community College

    3093 Colonial Ave, Roanoke, Virginia 24015

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  40. Virginia Commonwealth University

    910 W Franklin St, Richmond, Virginia 23284-2512

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  41. University of Virginia-Main Campus

    Charlottesville, Virginia 22903

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  42. Virginia State University

    One Hayden Drive, Petersburg, Virginia 23806

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  43. Wytheville Community College

    1000 E Main Street, Wytheville, Virginia 24382-3308

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  44. ECPI College of Technology

    5555 Greenwich Rd Ste 300, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23462

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  45. ITT Technical Institute-Norfolk

    863 Glenrock Rd, Ste 100, Norfolk, Virginia 23502-3701

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  46. Fortis College in Richmond

    2000 Westmoreland Street, Suite A, Richmond, Virginia 23230

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  47. Centura College in Richmond on Midlothian

    7914 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond, Virginia 23235-5250

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  48. Career Training Solutions

    100 Riverside Parkway, Suite 123, Fredericksburg, Virginia 22406

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  49. University of Phoenix-Northern Virginia Campus

    11730 Plaza America Dr Ste 200, Reston, Virginia 20190-4750

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  50. South University_??_??_Richmond

    2151 Old Brick Rd, Glen Allen, Virginia 23060

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  51. South University_??_??_Virginia Beach

    301 Bendix Rd Ste 100, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23452

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Statistics

Professional Trends

Virginia Vs. National Nursing Employment

Virginia 122,920
National 5,150,780

Of all of the nursing professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Virginia.

Employment Growth for Nursing professionals In Virginia

108,860 113,690 117,380 119,180 122,920
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Nursing is a growing field in Virginia. There were 14,060 more nursing professionals working in Virginia in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 13% growth in the field. This growth is faster than the change in the number of nursing professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of nursing professionals has grown by 7% from 2006 to 2010.

Nursing VS. All Professions salaries in Virginia

$63,532 $61,674 $57,210 $58,502 $60,360
$46,318 $48,287 $49,095 $50,643 $51,501
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by nursing professionals is decreasing in Virginia. The mean salary for nursing professionals in 2006 was $63,532 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $60,360 per year.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Virginia

10th percentile
$37,984
25th percentile
$45,710
50th percentile
$56,890
75th percentile
$71,032
90th percentile
$87,376

This represents a 5% decline in salaries. This decline is quite different from state trends for all professionals. In Virginia state, within the field of nursing, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid nursing professionals earn 130% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Virginia

BSN
$65,020
Forensic Nursing
$87,255
Gerontology
$73,168
Nursing
$60,360
RN to BSN
$65,020

In Virginia, nursing professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Nursing programs available for each degree type for all schools in Virginia

associate
31
bachelor
23
master
17
doctor
9
Certificate
47
Total127

As the number of nursing professionals is increasing in Virginia state, the number of students graduating from the 51 accredited nursing schools in Virginia state is also increasing. In Virginia, there were 70 graduates in 2006. And there were 5,190 graduates from nursing courses in 2010.

This represents a 7314% increase in the number of nursing degree or certificate school graduates in Virginia state. Most of these graduates, or 37%, earned a undergraduate certificate in nursing.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Virginia

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