Radford University School of Nursing

The courses listed below were developed by active nursing faculty or practicing nurses on topics relevant to today’s health issues and have been approved by the Virginia Nurses Association. These courses will count toward license renewal requirements.

Radford University School of Nursing is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Virginia Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. RUSON Approval #: VNA-CEA APPROVAL NUMBER: 19-12-01P
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Online Continuing Education Courses *

Content will be updated every two years and new content will be added as developed. These online courses are not time or place dependent.  They can be taken any time and any place where Internet access is available.

Once you are registered for the course(s) you will receive an email confirmation.  Enrollment and email notification will occur within a 48 hour period.

You will be provided access to the content in the RU Desire2Learn (D2L) Continuing Education Learning Management System (CELearn). Login information will be provided to you in the enrollment confirmation email. The nursing CE process includes:

  • Reading and studying the health topic you have chosen
  • Completing a quiz with a pass rate of 80% (unlimited attempts allowed)
  • Completing a course evaluation

When all three steps of the process are complete, a nursing CE completion certification will be sent to the email account you provided. The process is paperless.


For assistance with registration please contact: Radford University School of Nursing CE program

For inquiries and questions about continuing education for nurses please contact:
Dr. Virginia Burggraf

For any technical difficulties while completing the CE please contact RU Technology Assistance center at 540-831-7500 option 3


Refund/Cancellation Policy


All cancellations must be made in writing.  Cancellations may be sent by email to conf-serv@radford.edu, by mail to Conference Services at Radford University, PO Box 6911, Radford, VA 24142 or by fax to (540) 831-6363.  Cancellations will not be accepted over the telephone.  There is a $10 non-refundable fee for the cancellation of any reservation.