WVJC Offers Online Nursing Programs

West Virginia Junior College is now offering a campus-based, online Nursing program to students in the Martinsburg and Parkersburg areas. This platform is ideal for individuals who prefer to complete their nursing education online.  If you have dreamed of becoming a nurse, this could be the program for you!

The WVJC Bridgeport online Nursing program is structured so that students take the didactic components of their nursing classes online while also completing their lab and clinical instruction at local hospitals and medical facilities near the Martinsburg and Parkersburg areas.

Students who complete this nursing training program will be conferred an Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) and be eligible to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN)*.

Nurses deserve admiration and respect from the communities they serve. They provide patients and their families with healthcare and clinical expertise while offering them emotional comfort and community resource guidance.

*Passing the NCLEX-RN exam is required to become a Registered Nurse.

“The staff is absolutely amazing, and I love how the courses are set up! I appreciate the staff for everything they do for their students!” – Ashley Maxwell, WVJC Student

Parkersburg Ribbon Cutting

WVJC is excited to partner with WVU Medicine Camden Clark Medical Center to offer an online nursing training program with lab and clinical experiences at WVU Medicine Camden Clark and in the Mobile Nursing Lab (MNL) during evenings and on the weekend.

Martinsburg Ribbon Cutting

WVJC School of Nursing has expanded into the Eastern Panhandle with WVU Medicine’s Berkeley Medical Center partnership to offer online nursing training. Lab and clinical experiences will be held at WVU Medicine Berkeley Medical Center and in the Mobile Nursing Lab (MNL) during evenings and weekends.

“The classes have been very helpful in gaining valuable experience in this field. I would recommend these classes to anyone.” – Ethan Mehr, WVJC Student

Direct Admission Nursing Program

The WVJC Bridgeport online Nursing program offered in Martinsburg and Parkersburg is a direct admission program. This means, once accepted, you’re assured a seat in the nursing training program and will not need to complete years of pre-nursing general classes.

WVJC’s direct admission Nursing program precludes students from enduring the wait and stress of taking unnecessary and unrelated classes while waiting to be accepted into the nursing program.

WVJC Bridgeport online Nursing program offered in Martinsburg and Parkersburg employs an Assessment Technologies Institute (ATI) adaptive learning system, which helps nursing students absorb the material in the most effective way for each student.

The ATI adaptive learning system can help students achieve better test scores, thus improving their chances of becoming nurses.

“WVJC has been a great help in furthering my education.”

– Elzada Allman, WVJC Student

Your Career In Nursing

Nursing careers provide compassionate individuals with the opportunity to make a difference in people’s lives. Nurses comfort patients and their families during some of their most challenging times. They are also there to support and celebrate with patients through treatment and recovery.

Nursing also offers many pathways for career satisfaction, medical specializations, and career growth. Not only is nursing a stable and respected field of study, but nurses can also choose from travel nurse, pediatric nurse, education, or numerous other areas of concentration.

If you reside in the Martinsburg or Parkersburg areas and need a fast-track, direct admission online nursing program, contact West Virginia Junior College today!

Be a Part of Something Special

Nursing is a rewarding but challenging career. It can be very demanding caring for the well-being of patients. Therefore successful nursing candidates should possess problem-solving and critical thinking skills.

Your WVJC nursing admissions team will guide you through all the necessary steps to be completed before beginning your nursing courses.

Step one is to set up an initial information gathering session that details the pieces of a complete application package. Next, you complete an individual campus or virtual visit where you discuss your goals in nursing and an enrollment timeframe that works for you.

Your admissions team member is your champion and partner, and supports you through the admissions testing, acceptance documents, and arranges meetings with financial aid and nursing faculty.

WVJC Bridgeport online Nursing program offered in Martinsburg and Parkersburg will accept a limited number of nursing students each year. This is a competitive program. Interested candidates should request information immediately to take advantage of this exciting opportunity.

RN to BSN through WVJC Online

WVJC Online is excited to offer a 12-month online RN to BSN program through the WVJC School of Nursing, allowing students to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN). Upon passing the NCLEX-RN exam, RNs can begin their nursing careers while simultaneously earning their BSN. This program is designed for registered nurses (RNs) with an associate degree in nursing (ADN) who want to advance their careers. 

WVJC ADN graduates auto-qualify for the BSN Pathway Scholarship* upon being accepted into the program. Students who graduate from WVJC with their ADN and immediately continue to the RN to BSN program could have their BSN in less than three years! This can give students a head start in their careers, save time and money, and allow them to advance their education.

*For those who qualify. See catalog for detailed eligibility requirements.

Accreditation and Approval

West Virginia Junior College
176 Thompson Drive
Bridgeport, WV 26330

ABHES – West Virginia Junior College is institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools to award diplomas and associate’s degrees. The Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools contact information is 6116 Executive Blvd, Suite 730, North Bethesda, MD 20852, Phone (301) 291-7550.

West Virginia State Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses – The West Virginia Junior College Nursing program in Bridgeport has been granted full approval by the West Virginia State Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses. 5001 MacCorkle Avenue, SW, South Charleston, WV 25309, Phone (304) 744-0900. In addition, the West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses has granted provisional approval for the WVJC Parkersburg and Martinsburg hybrid online programs.

ACEN – The associate degree nursing program at West Virginia Junior College at the Bridgeport campus located in Bridgeport, WV is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400 Atlanta, GA 30326 (404) 975-5000 www.acenursing.org The most recent decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the associate degree nursing program is Initial Accreditation. View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program at www.acenursing.com.


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