Choose the program for you


One School of Nursing. Two Locations.


The choice is yours! Radford University's School of Nursing is ONE School offered in both Radford and Roanoke. The nursing program you wish to pursue, will guide you to one of our two locations.

  • Main Campus in Radford, Va.
  • Radford University Carilion in Roanoke, Va.

We also offer an online option!


Apply to a School of Nursing Program


You've done your research! You've picked the program you want to pursue! Now you are ready to apply to the Radford University School of Nursing. Whether you are a high school student or a trained nursing professional ready to advance your career, Radford University School of Nursing has a program that fits your goals! 


Innovative Clinical Simulation Centers


The Radford University Clinical Simulation Center (CSC) program aspires to be the premier, innovative and student-centered simulation program with a keen focus on teaching, research and interprofessional education preparing competent, compassionate, professional clinicians to meet the needs of the local and global community. Radford University has two CSC locations: Main Campus Cook Hall and Roanoke Higher Education Center.


What Makes Our School of Nursing Special

Top Ranked Online RN to BSN Programs in Virginia,
Best Nursing Schools: Doctor of Nursing Practice, U.S. News & World Report
Best RN Programs in Virginia,

School of Nursing News

  1. U.S. News & World Report ranks Radford University in new category among best colleges »


    For the first time, Radford University was recognized among the top National Universities, a category which ranks schools that offer a range of doctoral programs in addition to undergraduate majors and master's programs.

  2. Radford nursing named one of the top 10 in Virginia by »


    Radford University’s School of Nursing programs have been named among the 10 best in the Commonwealth of Virginia by A panel of five nursing professionals with over 55 years of combined nursing experience and seven nursing degrees reviewed nursing programs state-wide to compile the list.

  3. Radford University named a 2022-2023 College of Distinction »


    Radford University has been named a College of Distinction for 2022-2023 for its commitment to empowering students’ success through engagement, innovation and support as they follow their educational paths. Radford’s academic programs in business, education and nursing were also singled out for individual recognition, along with student support services for career development and military support.


Radford University School of Nursing students were in the right place at the right time for one driver in distress. Eleni Frank, Mccallum Parrish and Emily Cha put their training and education into action in Salem, Virginia.

Radford Nursing students save the life of a driver in distress.