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Why Choose Our Nursing Program in Chesapeake Virginia?

Our Arizona College of Nursing (AZCN) nursing campus in Chesapeake, Virginia offers more than just a degree in nursing — it’s a vibrant and uplifting community dedicated to preparing the next generation of nursing professionals.

With quality education at the forefront, every resource at our Chesapeake campus is designed to foster the growth of aspiring nurses into compassionate caregivers and leaders in the nursing field.

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Join a Growing Community of Nursing Students in Virginia

Learn and grow with a passionate community of current and aspiring future nurses. During your nursing education experience, you’ll have a chance to make new friends and potential future colleagues, all preparing to become registered nurses.

Our core nursing faculty are registered nurses themselves. They understand what it takes to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree and start a career in the nursing practice. They’re healthcare professionals here to provide you with individualized support, share their career experience, give you practical guidance, and connect you with helpful resources like study groups and peer mentoring

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100% Focused on Nursing Education

Our college offers a single degree program — a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN). It means every member of our faculty and staff understands your goal of becoming a registered nurse and can offer you practical guidance every step of the way.

Our entire focus is building the most effective BSN program we can and helping prepare students for a fulfilling career in the nursing profession. Our BSN curriculum was designed by experienced nurses and healthcare professionals committed to preparing the next generation of nursing leaders – could you be one of them?

Personalized Attention in the Classroom

Our Chesapeake nursing school intentionally limits class sizes to ensure you receive a more personalized nursing education and feedback from our dedicated faculty. You deserve the time and attention needed to learn concepts from nursing and health sciences, practice nursing skills, and set yourself up for a thriving nursing career.

Class Sessions Begin Six Times Per Year

In our accredited BSN program, new general education sessions begin about every eight weeks, and new nursing major cohorts start three times per year. With multiple session starts throughout the year, you’re not restricted to starting school in just Fall or Spring. You have the chance to start the BSN program when the timing is right for you.

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Convenient Location in Chesapeake

Conveniently situated near Interstate 64, our nursing program in Chesapeake, Virginia offers easy access for students from surrounding areas such as Norfolk, Virginia Beach, and Newport News. Our Chesapeake campus provides a welcoming environment for students looking for a nursing degree in a vibrant city.

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Student Involvement Opportunities

Our Social Scrubs Squad is an exciting opportunity for passionate students to contribute to the Arizona College of Nursing – Chesapeake community. The mission of this program is to gather and showcase authentic content from our students’ nursing journeys and experiences on social media platforms. We aim to empower student leaders who will share their stories with prospective students, their families, and the wider community. If you’re interested in participating, reach out to your local campus leadership team for more information.

Nursing Programs and Your Collegiate Nursing Education

The mission of the AZCN BSN degree program is to prepare professional nurses who are competent in delivering evidence-based patient and community-centered care as members and leaders of an interprofessional healthcare team with an emphasis on quality improvement that drives desired patient, systems, and population outcomes.

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From day one, our nursing program is built to prepare you for a thriving nursing career as a registered nurse (RN). You’ll combine classroom teaching with real-world scenarios, all while developing the professionalism and soft skills demanded in the nursing practice.

Our dedicated admissions representatives are ready to answer your questions about nursing education options, admission requirements, transfer credits, and financial aid.

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Finally, A Nursing School Near Me in Chesapeake, VA

Our nursing school’s Virginia campus serves the entire Chesapeake region including the Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Newport News, and Hampton areas.

Driving from Virginia Beach to the Arizona College of Nursing – Chesapeake campus is a journey of approximately 18 miles, taking about 30 minutes via Interstate 264 and I-64 West.

Driving Directions from Arizona College of Nursing in Chesapeake to Virginia Beach

  • Start your journey near Neptune’s Park in Virginia Beach, make your way onto I-264 West.
  • Travel on I-264 West for about 9 miles. You’ll pass the Lynnhaven Parkway exit and see Lynnhaven Mall to your right.
  • Use the right 2 lanes to take exit 14A for I-64 E toward Chesapeake/Suffolk. Merge onto I-64 W and continue for another 8 miles.
  • Take exit 290-B to merge onto US-13 N/S Military Hwy toward VA-166 S/Battlefield Blvd.
  • After about half a mile, turn right onto Belaire Ave, and the Arizona College of Nursing – Chesapeake will be on your right at 545 Belaire Ave.

A Nursing School That Understands Your Nursing Goals

At Arizona College of Nursing, we have a single focus — a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree. It means every member of our faculty and staff understands your goal of becoming BSN-prepared nurses and every resource is designed to support students with this specific goal.

Our BSN program does not require prerequisite coursework, so whether students are just getting started on your educational journey to becoming nurses or have transfer credits, there’s a potential pathway to your goal at Arizona College of Nursing.

Nursing program for you

We understand that students who pursue a BSN degree sometimes have an associate degree or prior experience in nursing as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or ADN-prepared Registered Nurse (RN) or prior education in the nursing process. If you do have prior general educational credits, you may be able to transfer those credits. Transferring credits can get you on track to complete your program in less time and at a lower cost.

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Visit Our Arizona College of Nursing – Chesapeake Campus

Evaluating nursing schools with BSN programs doesn’t have to be difficult. Our dedicated admissions team can help you understand how our baccalaureate degree program in nursing (BSN) fits into your lifestyle, education and career goals.

Looking for more information about our three-year nursing program? Our website includes additional details on financial aidcampus locationsNCLEX-RN exam prepscholarships, and transfer credit.

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Arizona College is an accredited institution and all of its campuses are institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), a U.S. Department of Education-recognized accrediting agency. The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree program at Arizona College of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (

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