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The Southwest Virginia Community College nursing program prepares qualified students to provide safe, competent, entry-level nursing care in 21st century healthcare environments. Students are prepared to meet the ever-increasing complexity of the healthcare needs of our citizens.

SWCC Nursing Program Outcomes (results exhibit Virginia Appalachian Tricollege Nursing Program percentages)

Year of GraduationNCLEX-RN
Pass Rate*
Program CompletionGraduate Job Placement
2015 (N=128)93.0%73%100%
2016 (N=132)90.2%71%100%
2017 (N=130)89.7%72%100%
2018 (N =191)90.53%77%100%
2019 (N =180)87.7%73%100%

* NCLEX National Statistics from