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

Tel: (315)448-5040
317 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 317 students (90% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 51%.
St Joseph's College of Nursing at St Joseph's Hospital Health Center is one of 6 community colleges within Onondaga County, NY.
The nearest community college is Bryant & Stratton College-Syracuse (0.70 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 53% over five years.
College St Joseph's College of Nursing at St Joseph's Hospital Health Center (NY) 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 Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty 24 staff 70 staff

Student Body

The student population of 317 has grown by 12% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 5:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has declined by 10% over five years.
Total Enrollment 317 students 1,163 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 13:1 27:1
# Full-Time Students 285 students 957 students
# Part-Time Students 32 students 377 students
Total Dormitory Capacity 30 400
% Asian
2%
6%
% Hispanic
4%
19%
% Black
3%
17%
% White
91%
49%
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. 0.17 0.68

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $16,992 is more than the state average of $9,546. The in-state tuition has grown by 46% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $16,992 is more than the state average of $11,402. The out-state tuition has grown by 46% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $16,992 $9,546
Out-State Tuition Fees $16,992 $11,402
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 86% 93%
Percent Admitted 70% 75%
SAT Total Avg. 1,535
1,466
SAT Reading 535 476
SAT Math 515 505
SAT Writing 485 485
ACT Total Avg. 73
60
ACT Composite 25 22
ACT English 23 18
ACT Math 25 20
Source: 2014 (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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Did You Know?
For Onondaga County, NY private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,944 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Onondaga County, 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 0.37, which is lower than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Onondaga County, NY is Bryant & Stratton College-Syracuse. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.