Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital

Tel: (914)361-6537
124 students
Private not-for-profit
School Highlights:
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital serves 124 students (2% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 77% 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

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital 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 124 teachers has declined by 9% 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 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment
124 students
1,287 students
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
2 students
832 students
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 122 students
1,021 students
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital sch enrollment Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
5%
2%
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
23%
7%
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
50%
12%
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital Black (2006-2012)
% White
23%
66%
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
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 0.45
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $11,402 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 38% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,402 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 38% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $11,402 $5,845
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,402 $10,047
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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For Westchester County, NY public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,703 per year for in-state students and $12,193 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,006 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

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