Cochran School of Nursing

967 North Broadway-Andrus Pavillion-Saint John's Riverside, HOSP
Yonkers, NY 10701
Tel: (914)964-4296
88 students
Private not-for-profit

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The mission of the Cochran School of Nursing is to educate men and women in the art and science of professional nursing. This two-year program is designed to lead to an Associate Degree in Applied Science and to prepare students for licensure as a Registered Professional Nurse (RN).
School Highlights:
Cochran School of Nursing serves 88 students (24% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Cochran School of Nursing is one of 5 community colleges within Westchester County, NY.
The nearest community college is Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital (3.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Cochran School of Nursing Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 88 teachers has declined by 73% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
88 students
1,303 students
Cochran School of Nursing Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
21 students
835 students
Cochran School of Nursing Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 67 students
1,046 students
Cochran School of Nursing Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Cochran School of Nursing sch enrollment Cochran School of Nursing sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
15%
2%
Cochran School of Nursing Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
26%
7%
Cochran School of Nursing Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
42%
11%
Cochran School of Nursing Black (2006-2012)
% White
17%
66%
Cochran School of Nursing White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Cochran School of Nursing sch ethnicity Cochran School of Nursing sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.70 0.44
Cochran School of Nursing Diversity Score (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

The Cochran School of Nursing, the oldest nursing school in Westchester County, has a long history of preparing excellent nursing clinicians. The Cochran School of Nursing is a two year (4 semester) program. You can also apply for the Fast-Track program, which takes 13 Months to complete. The students receive an Associates Degree in Applied Science for Registered Nursing. Focusing largely on the nursing process, the faculty facilitates student achievement of the program objectives and assists them to function in the current health care delivery system. Inherent in the teaching methods is the educational processes that enable the graduate to think critically in providing patient/family focused nursing care. There is emphasis on developing individual goals for personal growth, professional involvement, and participation in life long learning. Our students gaim clinical experience at the best hospitals in Westchester county including St. John's Riverside hospital, Andrus Pavilion, St. John's Riverside hospital parkcare pavilion, Westchester Medical Center, St. Vincent's Medical Center, visiting Nurse Association of Hudson valley, Michael Malotz Skilled Nursing pavillion, Community hospital at Dobbs Ferry and Sound Shore Medical Center.

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Did You Know?
Westchester, NY community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.73, which is higher than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Westchester, NY is Berkeley college (White plains). Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.