Virginia LPN to RN/BSN Programs

Many LPNs in Virginia are looking for opportunities to advance their careers and earn more money. That’s why the state offers numerous LPN to RN programs, so that these ambitious nurses can gain the education and training necessary to move into the world of registered nursing. RNs are able to work more independently, take on more challenging tasks, and earn a higher salary. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Virginia RNs earn an average of $25,220 more annually than LPNs in the state do.

List of 2018 LPN to RN or LPN to BSN Programs in VA

Below is the 2018 best comprehensive list of LPN to RN programs in Virginia. Some of these programs may be listed as "RN", however that may mean ADN or BSN degree, please visit the school's website for program details.

ProgramWebsite
LPN to RN/BSN Online
Online Program - Achieve offers a fast-track program that combines the effectiveness of real classroom learning with the speed of credit-by- examination.
NOTE: MUST BE A LPN/LVN TO APPLY
Blue Ridge Community College
LPN to RN
1 College Ln
Weters Cave, VA
(540) 234-9261
Dabney S. Lancaster Community College
LPN to RN
1000 Dabney Drive
Clifton Forge, VA
(540) 863-2800
Danville Community College
LPN to RN
1008 South Main St.
Danville, VA
(434) 797-2222
Eastern Mennonite University
LPN to BSN
1200 Park Road
Harrisonburg, VA
(540) 432-4000
Eastern Shore Community College
LPN to ADN
29300 Lankford Highway
Melfa, VA
(757) 789-1789
Eastern Virginia Career College
LPN to RN
10304 Spotsylvania Ave #400
Fredericksburg, VA
(540) 373-2200
Germanna Community College
LPN to RN
10000 Germanna Point Dr
Fredericksburg, VA
(540) 891-3000
Hampton University - College of Virginia Beach
LPN to BSN
253 Town Center Drive, Suite 1035
Virginia Beach, VA
(757) 637-2200
J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College
LPN to ADN
1851 Dickinson Rd
Goochland, VA
(804) 371-3000
Liberty University
LPN to BSN
1971 University Blvd
Lynchburg, VA
(434) 582-2000
Lord Fairfax Community College
LPN to ADN
173 Skirmisher Ln
Middletown, VA
(800) 906-5322
Mountain Empire Community College
LPN to RN
3441 Mountain Empire Road
Big Stone Gap, VA
(276) 523-2400
New River Community College
LPN to ADN
5251 State Rd 373
Dublin, VA
(540) 674-3600
Norfolk State University
LPN to BSN
700 Park Avenue
Norfolk, VA
(757) 823-8600
Northern Virginia Community College
LPN to RN
6699 Springfield Center Dr
Springfield, VA
(703) 323-3000
Patrick Henry Community College
LPN to RN
645 Patriot Ave
Martinsville, VA
(276) 638-8777
Paul D. Camp Community College
LPN to RN
100 N College Dr
Franklin, VA
(757) 569-6700
Piedmont Virginia Community College
LPN to RN
501 College Dr
Charlottesville, VA
(434) 977-3900
Rappahannock Community College
LPN to ADN
12745 College Dr
Saluda, VA
(804) 758-6700
Riverside College of Health Sciences
LPN to RN
316 Main Street
Newport News, VA
(757) 240-2200
Sentara College of Health Sciences
LPN to BSN
1441 Crossways Blvd. - Suite 105
Chesapeake, VA
(757) 388-2900
Southside Virginia Community College
LPN to RN
109 Campus Dr
Alberta, VA
(434) 949-1000
Southwest Virginia Community College
LPN to RN
724 Community College Rd
Cedar Bluff, VA
(276) 964-2555
Standard College
LPN to RN
7704 Leesburg Pike, Suite 1000
Falls Church, VA
(703) 891-1787
Thomas Nelson Community College
LPN to RN
99 Thomas Nelson Dr
Hampton, VA
(757) 825-2800
Tidewater Community College
LPN to ADN
121 College Place
Norfolk, VA
(757) 822-1122
Virginia Highlands Community College
LPN to RN
100 VHCC Dr
Abingdon, VA
(276) 739-2400
Virginia Western Community College
LPN to ADN
3094 Colonial Avenue
Roanoke, VA
(540) 857-8922
Wytheville Community College
LPN to RN
1000 E Main St
Wytheville, VA
(276) 223-4700

Virginia LPN vs RN Salary Comparison By Area

The table below compares the annual salary of a licensed practical nurse (LPN) to a registered nurse (RN), along with the percent increase that can be expected. The data was organized by the Bureau of Labor Statistics for LPNs and RNs in Virginia.

City/AreaAvg LPN SalaryAvg RN Salary% Diff
Richmond - VA$40,190$64,46060.4%
Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Newport News - VA$40,480$61,66052.3%
Roanoke - VA$40,010$60,88052.2%
Charlottesville - VA$43,220$65,38051.3%
Lynchburg - VA$38,060$56,35048.1%
Winchester - VA$40,160$52,44030.6%
Blacksburg, Christiansburg, Radford - VA$36,160$56,70056.8%
Harrisonburg - VA$37,940$54,72044.2%

Table data taken from BLS https://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes291141.htm & https://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes292061.htm