Catalog

Academic Year 2020-2021

OVERVIEW

Introduction
Non-Discrimination Disclosure
Accreditation and Memberships
Vision, Mission, and Values
Educational Philosophy and General Education Competencies
Overview of Programs and Degrees Offered
Overview of Certificate Programs

ADMISSIONS

General Admission Process (see Addendum)
General Admission Requirements
Advanced Placement
Admission Decision Appeal
Americans with Disabilities
Appeal and Formal Complaint Process for American with Disabilities
Contingency Requirements (see Addendum)
Resident/Non-Resident Aliens and International Students
Readmission
Recruitment
Transfer Credit



SCHOOL OF ALLIED HEALTH

Cardiovascular Technology (CVT) Programs

Cardiovascular Technology Program Overview

AAS in CVT - Adult Echocardiography Credit Analysis and Curriculum Plan
AAS in CVT - Cardiac Electrophysiology Credit Analysis and Curriculum Plan
AAS in CVT - Invasive Cardiovascular Technology Credit Analysis and Curriculum Plan
AAS in CVT - Non-Invasive Vascular Technology Credit Analysis and Curriculum Plan
Certificate in Cardiac Electrophysiology Credit Analysis and Curriculum Plan

Cardiovascular Technology Technical Standards

Tuition and Fees for CVT Programs

AAS in CVT - Adult Echocardiography Tuition and Fees
AAS in CVT - Cardiac Electrophysiology Tuition and Fees
AAS in CVT - Invasive Cardiovascular Technology Tuition and Fees
AAS in CVT - Non-Invasive Vascular Technology Tuition and Fees

Certificate in Cardiac Electrophysiology Tuition and Fees


Associate of Applied Sciences in Surgical Technology (ST)

Surgical Technology Overview
Surgical Technology Credit Analysis and Curriculum Plan
Surgical Technology Technical Standards
Surgical Technology Tuition and Fees


SCHOOL OF NURSING

Nursing Program Overview
Nursing General Admission Requirements
Nursing Technical Standards

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Traditional BSN Credit Analysis and Curriculum Plan (see Addendum)
RN to BSN Part Time Credit Hour Analysis and Curriculum Plan (see Addendum)

Traditional BSN Tuition and Fees
RN to BSN Part-time Tuition and Fees

Master of Science in Nursing

MSN - Master's Entry to Practice Credit Analysis and Curriculum Plan (see Addendum)
MSN - Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) Credit Hour Analysis and Curriculum Plan (see Addendum)

MSN-Master's Entry to Nursing Practice (MENP) Tuition and Fees
MSN - Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) Tuition and Fees



SCHOOL OF CONTINUING EDUCATION

Patient Care Technician Certificate Overview
Monitor Surveillance Certificate Overview

Patient Care Technician Tuition and Fees
Monitor Surveillance Tuition and Fees


GENERAL INFORMATION

Academic Calendar
Student Services, Resources, and Facilities
Administration, Faculty, Staff Listing, and Sentara Healthcare Board of Directors
Consumer Disclosure
College Hours of Operations
Counseling and Guidance
Course Descriptions (see Addendum)
Learning Experiences

POLICIES

Interim Policy During COVID-19 (see Addendum) - updated on December 11, 2020
Academic Engagement - Last Date of Attendance
Academic Load and Credit Hour Definition
Acceptable Use of Information Resources
Auditing
Campus Safety and Security
Career Placement Services
Change in Registration Status
Drug Free Environment
Enrollment Status
Financial Aid
Formal Complaint Process
Guidance for Eligible Students to the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
Grading/Grades
Graduation
Health and Student Responsibilities
Inclement Weather
Information Security
Information Technology Services
Reporting Alleged or Suspected Abuse, Neglect, or Exploitation of Children and Adults
Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
Sexual & Gender-based Harassment and Other Forms of Personal Misconduct (New in October 2020)
Social Media and Internet Use
Tuition, Fees, and Refunds
Verification of Student Identity
User Account Provisioning



Mailing Address and Campuses

MAIN CAMPUSCrossways I - Suite #105Chesapeake, VA 23320website: http://sentara.eduGeneral Information: 757-388-2900
SITE:Sentara College of Health Sciences - HarrisonburgSentara Rockingham Memorial Hospital2010 Health Campus Drive - Harrisonburg, VA 22081.
Disclaimer: The Catalog is published for the purpose of providing information about Sentara College of Health Sciences and its programs. Contents of this Catalog are subject to change at any time and without notification. Students are responsible for keeping themselves informed of current policies and procedures. It is the responsibility of each student to be aware of and to meet the catalog requirements for graduation and to adhere to all rules, regulations and deadlines published in the catalog and in the student handbook