Wood County School of Practical Nursing: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - PoorSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Wood County School of Practical Nursing is a public school with 30 students enrolled. This college was established in 1966 and is one of the 3 schools and colleges located in Parkersburg, West Virginia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
2
Few
Several-month certificate and 1-year certificate are available at Wood County School of Practical Nursing.

Wood County School of Practical Nursing implements a continuous curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 2 majors. The most popular concentration is Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
75%
Good
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Wood County School of Practical Nursing is fair at 75% (above West Virginia average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Wood County School of Practical Nursing is good - 71%.

Student to faculty ratio at Wood County School of Practical Nursing is good, 10:1.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
100%
As reported in recent government data, 6 applications were submitted and 6 were accepted; so it is very easy to enroll at this school.

Wood County School of Practical Nursing might accept your credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
No
The undergraduate application fee at Wood County School of Practical Nursing is $10.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Wood County School of Practical Nursing and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (304) 424-8305.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Wood County School of Practical Nursing.

Based on the college crime numbers, Wood County School of Practical Nursing seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Wood County School of Practical Nursing Location and Maps



Post Address: Wood County School of Practical Nursing, 300 Campus Drive, Parkersburg, West Virginia 26104, USA
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