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
1,303 students
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
2 students
836 students
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 122 students
1,046 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%
67%
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 $5,940. 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 $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 38% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $11,402 $5,940
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,402 $10,072
Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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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 0.45. The most diverse community college in Westchester, NY is Berkeley college (White plains). Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.