St Joseph's College of Nursing at St Joseph's Hospital Health Center

Tel: (315)448-5040
305 students
Private not-for-profit
St. Joseph's College of Nursing opened more than 100 years ago. Then, as now, students learned to practice nursing with compassion, excellence, vision, enthusiasm and integrity. St. Joseph's continues to educate excellent nurses who share these same values. Since our profession is ultimately about caring for people, we make sure our students get as much hands-on patient care experience as possible. The College of Nursing is fortunate to be affiliated with one of the nation's leading health care facilities, so when our students go into their clinical rotations, they are learning alongside the best nurses in their chosen field.
School Highlights:
St Joseph's College of Nursing at St Joseph's Hospital Health Center serves 305 students (48% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
St Joseph's College of Nursing at St Joseph's Hospital Health Center is one of 7 community colleges within Onondaga County, NY.
The nearest community college is Bryant & Stratton College-Syracuse (0.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 57% over five years.
St Joseph's College of Nursing at St Joseph's Hospital Health Center 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
Total Faculty 22 staff
59 staff
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Student Body

The student population of 305 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 11% over five years.
Total Enrollment
305 students
1,282 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
22:1
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# Full-Time Students
147 students
810 students
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# Part-Time Students 158 students
1,017 students
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St Joseph Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
2%
2%
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% Hispanic
4%
7%
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% Black
3%
12%
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% White
91%
57%
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St Joseph Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.19 0.53
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Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $19,020 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 76% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $19,020 is more than the state average of $10,260. The out-state tuition has grown by 76% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $19,020 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $19,020 $10,260
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Total Dormitory Capacity 75 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 83%
89%
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Percent Admitted 41%
78%
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SAT Total Avg. 1,535
1,395
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SAT Reading 535
465
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SAT Math 515
480
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SAT Writing 485
450
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ACT Composite Avg. 25
20
ACT English 23
19
ACT Math 25
19
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

The college offers an Associate's Degree in applied science with a major in nursing at the end of your two-year program. Also offers a Dual Degree Partnership with Le Moyne College for high school students wishing to earn both an Associate's Degree and a Bachelor's Degree in Science with a major in nursing in only 4 years. Personalized, professional instruction, including small group instruction and tutorial assistance. St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center offers part-time & flexible hours program for nursing students who have successfully completed the first Nursing course (NSG 101). Students must be matriculated in at the St. Joseph's College of Nursing to become a student nurse aide. The position offers the student the opportunity to sharpen their skills on the clinical units throughout the hospital. The program encourages professional growth in the nursing student with 4 levels to achieve. The minimal work commitment is 24 hours a month with 16 hours being weekend time.

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