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Nursing Program Information Sessions

Are you interested in applying to the Nursing Program? Attendance at a Nursing Program information session is required for admission into the Nursing Program. The nursing application period for the Historic Triangle Campus begins September 1st and ends September 30th. The nursing application period for the LPN to RN Transition Program begins October 1st and ends October … Continue Reading ››

Congressman Bobby Scott Observes Thomas Nelson’s TRiO Summer Bridge Program in Action

Nineteen students participating in a summer bridge program called Smart Start to Thomas Nelson Community College received special attention recently when Congressman Bobby Scott, who represents Virginia’s 3rd district, visited the Hampton campus. TRiO Program Director Virginia Keithley invited Congressman Scott to observe their Amazing Race, an interactive scavenger hunt that allows new students to … Continue Reading ››

Thomas Nelson Student Earns Prestigious Valley Proteins Fellowship, Gets Selected for Delegation to China

Thomas Nelson Community College student Kingdom Oguibe has been  selected as part of the fourth class of the Valley Proteins Fellows Program, administered by the Virginia Foundation for Community College Education. Out of the more than 400,000 students Virginia’s Community Colleges serve across the state, only 10 are selected for the Valley Proteins Fellows Program. The … Continue Reading ››

Community College Training Partnership Results in High Placement Rates for 388 Students

A groundbreaking collaboration of Virginia Community Colleges with the state’s largest private employer, Newport News Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, has resulted in exceptional success.  The Marine Skilled Trades Training program, a model business-education partnership, resulted in jobs for 363 Hampton Roads residents, a 93 percent hiring rate for the program, which began in … Continue Reading ››

New Endowed Scholarship at Thomas Nelson to Benefit Working Students Destined for Four-Year Institutions

Thomas Nelson Community College's Educational Foundation has announced the establishment of a new scholarship, the Patrick Eugene Brown and Eugene C. Steinbrenner Memorial Scholarship. Created by a generous endowment from Jay and Marguerite Brown of Williamsburg, the scholarship will support eligible students who plan on attending four-year institutions upon graduating from Thomas Nelson. The endowment will … Continue Reading ››