B M Spurr School Of Practical Nursing

Overview of B M Spurr School Of Practical Nursing

The campus of B M Spurr is in Glen Dale, WV, which is a small suburb. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degrees at B M Spurr include, at the school's highest level, the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in nursing and emergency medicine.

B M Spurr Selectivity

Admission at B M Spurr is selective, not open to all who apply. Getting into the school is challenging; it only admitted 35% of those who applied in 2007-2008.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, B M Spurr had 18 students enrolled (19 full-time equivalent). A very high share of students at the school are female.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"To prepare graduates for the practice of practical nursing in a variety of health care settings and to provide a foundation for lifelong learning and collaboration."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting B M Spurr

B M Spurr School of Practical Nursing
800 Wheeling Ave
Glen Dale , WV 26038
General Phone: (304) 843-3255

B M Spurr Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine20licensed practical nurse

Number of programs and degrees for B M Spurr in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years201

B M Spurr Student Body

In 2007-2008, B M Spurr had a total enrollment of 18 students (19 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Full-Time 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 6%
20-21 39%
22-24 11%
25-29 22%
30-34 22%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

West Virginia67%

B M Spurr Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 100 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 96%

B M Spurr Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Glen Dale, West Virginia for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other West Virginia Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

B M Spurr Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

B M Spurr Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
B M Spurr participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1235900)

B M Spurr Degree Programs (2007)

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

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B M Spurr Highlights

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What Sets B M Spurr Apart:

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