The Associate Degree Nursing program at Bluefield State College located in Bluefield, WV is accredited by the:
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Associate Degree Nursing program is Continuing Accreditation.
Bluefield State College AS Nursing Program
Class of 2018 Data
Passage rates on the National Council Licensing Examination for Registered Professional Nurses (NCLEX-RN)
2018Bluefield Campus AS Nursing 79%
Beckley Campus AS Nursing 96%
Bluefield Campus LPN-RN Nursing 83%
Beckley Campus LPN-RN Nursing 100%
89% Passage Rate Overall for Bluefield State Class of 2018
Employment rate of graduates who are working as Registered Professional Nurses within one year after graduation.
2018 – 100%
Students who completed the program within the designated three-year sequence:
2018:AS Nursing 61.19% in one-year sequence
68.65% in two-year sequence
2018: LPN-RN Nursing 82.35% in one-year sequence
100% in two-year sequence
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.