Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital

Tel: (914)361-6537
129 students
Private not-for-profit
School Highlights:
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital serves 129 students (2% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital is one of 5 community colleges within Westchester County, NY.
The nearest community college is Cochran School of Nursing (3.3 miles away).

School Overview

Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
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 129 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment
129 students
1,269 students
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
3 students
810 students
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 126 students
1,017 students
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital sch enrollment Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital sta enrollment
% Asian
6%
2%
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
20%
7%
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
47%
12%
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital Black (2006-2013)
% White
22%
57%
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital More (2011-2013)
% Unknown races
3%
3%
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital Unknown (2006-2013)
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital sch ethnicity Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital 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. 0.64 0.53
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $11,631 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,631 is more than the state average of $10,260. The out-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $11,631 $5,742
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,631 $10,260
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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    Bronx, NY 10468
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  • Bronx CUNY Hostos Community College
    Public
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    Bronx, NY 10451
    (718)518-4444
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