Description Accreditation The Associate Degree Nursing program at Bluefield State University located in Bluefield, WV is accredited by the: Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850 Atlanta, GA 30326 (404) 975-5000 The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Associate Degree Nursing program is Continuing Accreditation. http://www.acenursing.org/ Student Achievement Data Bluefield State University AS Nursing Program Class of 2021 Data Pass Rates First Time Passage rates on the National Council Licensing Examination for Registered Professional Nurses (NCLEX-RN) Class of 2021 Bluefield Campus AS Nursing 69% Beckley Campus AS Nursing 65% Bluefield Campus LPN-RN Nursing 60% Beckley Campus LPN-RN Nursing 80% 70% First Time Passage Rate Overall for Bluefield State Class of 2021 92% of the Class of 2021 have now passed their NCLEX RN as of 1/31/22 Employment Rates Employment rate of graduates who are working as Registered Professional Nurses within one year after graduation. Class of 2021 100% Completion Rates Current Statistics for students who completed the program within the designated three-year sequence: AS Nursing 54% in one-year sequence 65% in two-year sequence LPN-RN Nursing 94% in one-year sequence 97% in two-year sequence NOTE: The curriculum may be amended by the nursing faculty. Math (101 or higher), BIOL 210 and 211L are Co-requisites in the first semester, PSYC 103 and BIOL 212 and 213L are Corequisites in the second semester. BIOL 107 and ENGL 101 are Co-requisites in the third semester. ENGL 102 and either COSC 102, BUSN 130 are Co-requisites for the fourth semester.