Tysons Corner, Virginia, Nursing Program: a Hands-On BSN
At Chamberlain’s nursing program in Tysons Corner, VA, you get hands-on training in our on-site clinical setting and in our unique SIMCARE CENTER™. As you work with classmates, faculty, mentors, and veteran registered nurses, you learn vital skills in direct patient-care nursing. The SIMCARE CENTER™ features various aspects of simulated care, and the center’s high-tech patient manikins help you develop diagnostic nursing expertise. Patient simulators have bodily functions and show vital signs, and they demonstrate a wide range of symptoms. The SIMCARE CENTER™ gives you a safe health care setting where you can practice your nursing abilities before moving on to actual human patients in the clinicals portion of the Chamberlain Tysons Corner curriculum.
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How did the SIMCARE CENTER™ help you grow as a nursing student?
"In the SIM lab, I felt supported the entire time. I never felt judged for the mistakes I made. My professors empowered me to learn from those mistakes and become more confident."
Chamberlain Tysons Corner Student
BSN Degree Program—Evening/Weekend Option FAQs
The Tysons Corner BSN degree program—Evening/Weekend option is designed to meet the needs of individuals who require an alternative schedule. Online options at Chamberlain Tysons Corner—which greatly expanded because of the need for alternative coursework during the COVID-19 pandemic—give all our students greater flexibility, regardless of whether you are in a traditional weekday or an evening/ weekend cohort.
Whichever path you take at the Chamberlain Tysons Corner campus, your advantages include:
- A Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)-accredited BSN degree program
- Nursing courses during your first year
- No wait lists or prerequisites
- One-on-one attention and support throughout the academic journey
- 91% First Time NCLEX Pass Rate*
For the calendar year ending 2020, the Chamberlain Tysons Corner Campus average NCLEX first–time pass rate for BSN graduates was 90.77%.
Weekend and night nursing program courses are limited to students enrolled in a Tysons Corner evening/weekend cohort. Students in evening/weekend cohorts are limited to enrolling in courses during the evening/weekend only.
The number of total credit hours for completion of the evening/weekend option is equal to the number required to complete the BSN degree program. The Tysons Corner Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree program consists of a minimum of 122 credit hours: 56 credit hours in general education and 66 credit hours in the nursing major.
View the BSN Degree Program Curriculum Plan to see what credits are required.
Tysons Corner Campus at a Glance
Tysons Corner Contact Information
1951 Kidwell Drive
Vienna, VA 22182
Hours of Operation
Mon - Tue: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Wed: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thurs: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Fri: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Student Support FAQs
As a nursing student at our nursing school in the Washington, D.C. area, you will have all the tools and resources you need to prepare for the NCLEX®. Assessments, extra help, simulations, and tutorials are readily accessible and proven effective.
Passing the NCLEX® is one of the final steps before becoming a registered nurse. Chamberlain Tysons Corner Campus BSN graduates averaged a 90.77% NCLEX first–time pass rate for the calendar year ending in 2020.
Our BSN program in Tysons Corner, Virginia, has many tutoring and other academic support services. The Center for Academic Success (CAS) at our Northern Virginia campus offers academic support, one-on-one time with tutors, additional study materials, workshops, and more.
Chamberlain’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) curriculum is designed to advance students’ ability to retain and apply essential knowledge. The focus is on conceptual learning, giving students the skills to translate theory into practice.
Hands-on experience in both the Chamberlain SIMCARE CENTER™ and the on-site clinical setting allow nursing students to work side-by-side with faculty, mentors, peers, and experienced professional nurses as they refine their direct patient-care nursing skills.
The BSN degree program consists of a minimum of 122 credit hours: 56 credit hours in general education and 66 credit hours in the nursing major.
Online general education and nursing courses may be offered within the BSN curriculum plan. In order to assist in successful completion of online coursework, an online readiness assessment is an integral part of the admission process. Based upon the outcome of the online readiness assessment, skill building activities may be required.
Discover more about our accredited nursing program in the Washington, D.C. area
Accredited Nursing Schools - Virginia Approvals
Chamberlain University is certified to operate by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia, 101 N. 14th Street, 10th Floor, James Monroe Building, Richmond, VA 23219, 804.225.2600. Chamberlain University is approved to operate from the Virginia Board of Nursing Perimeter Center, 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300, Henrico, VA 23233-1463, 804.367.4515.
Tysons Corner Campus FAQ
At our BSN program, you may transfer relevant credits from previous coursework—regardless of the field of study. Our Northern Virginia campus just west of Washington, D.C., welcomes transfer students from schools across the country and may help you earn your BSN even faster.
Our student nurses at Chamberlain Tysons Corner have many scholarship opportunities from which to choose. Request more information to learn which financial aid options fit your situation best.
The Tysons Corner BSN program requires a minimum of 122 credit hours: 56 credit hours in general education, and 66 credit hours in the nursing major.
View the BSN Degree Program Curriculum Plan to see credit requirements.
Prospective Tysons Corner nursing students apply for admission by completing an application and then interviewing with a Chamberlain Tysons Corner admissions representative. When all admission criteria are satisfied, applicants are told in writing of their admission status to a specific Chamberlain program and cycle.