Helene Fuld College of Nursing of North General Hospital: Narrative Description
HELENE FULD COLLEGE OF NURSING OF NORTH GENERAL HOSPITAL Z-7
1879 Madison Ave.
New York, NY 10035-2709
Tel: (212)423-1000; Admissions: (212)423-1000
Description: Independent, 2-year, specialized, coed. Awards transfer associate and terminal associate degrees (program only open to licensed practical nurses). Founded 1945. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 363. 16 applied, 100% were admitted. Students come from 3 states and territories, 3% from out-of-state, 96% 25 or older. Core. Accelerated degree program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program.
Entrance Requirements: Option: deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, 1 recommendation, interview, must be Licensed Practical Nurse, nursing exam, Nelson Denny Reading Test, math exam. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Preference given to all students admitted must be licensed practical nurses.
Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. Tuition: $12,717 full-time, $227 per quarter hour part-time.
Collegiate Environment: Orientation program. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: security guard during open hours. College housing not available. 6,200 books, 82 serials, and 131 audiovisual materials. 24 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.