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The Associate of Applied Science degree is designed to guide qualified students through structured learning experiences in health care settings to meet eligibility requirements for the National Council Licensing Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEXRN).

Admission Requirements

Application - Associate of Applied Science In Nursing pdf

Accreditation

WVU Parkersburg’s Nursing program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN):

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA  30326
404-975-5000
www.acenursing.org

Curriculum

Nursing – AAS pdf

Online RN-to-BSN

Other Information

Admission
Background Checks
Clinical Practice Requirements pdf
Drug and Alcohol Testing Policy pdf
Nursing Handbook
Physical Form pdf
Technical Standards for Admission, Progression and Graduation pdf
Testing
Uniforms

Career Information

Job Average Hourly Rate
Registered Nurses (Acute Care setting) $22.45

 

Program Outcome 1:  NCLEX-RN pass rates will be at least 80% for all first-time test-takers during the same 12-month period.

NCLEX Passage Rate

 

WVU Parkersburg Percent Passed

State Average

National Average

2015

98.11%

84.51%

86.75

2016

100%

86.06%

84.56%

2017

93.94%

90.36%

87.11%

2018

96.72%

89.54%

 

Program Outcome 2:  70% of students will graduate from the program within six semesters of admission.

Program Completion

Admission Date

Percent Completion

Fall 2014

61.54%

Spring 2015

44.83%

Fall 2015

70.59%

Spring 2016

83.33%

Fall 2016

 

Program Outcome 3:  90% of graduates will be employed in a nursing position within six to twelve months after graduation.

Job Placement

Graduation Date

Percent Employed

Spring 2015

96%

Fall 2015

100%

Spring 2016

100%

Fall 2016

100%

Spring 2017

94%

Fall 2017

100%

Spring 2018

 

 

 

 

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