Long Island College Hospital of Brooklyn School of Nursing (Closed 2014)

350 Henry Street, 7 Fl
Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • Long Island College Hospital School of Nursing is a single-purpose institution of higher education committed to the education of associate degree registered nurses. The mission of LICHSON is consistent with the standards of quality and caring of our profession and our parent institution. Our educational program prepares graduates to incorporate the knowledge and the competencies necessary to problem solve, think critically, and promote interdisciplinary collaboration with health care providers in caring for patients and families.
School Highlights
  • Long Island College Hospital of Brooklyn School of Nursing is one of 5 community colleges within Kings County, NY.
  • The nearest community college to Long Island College Hospital of Brooklyn School of Nursing is ASA College (0.6 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Long Island College Hospital of Brooklyn School of Nursing(NY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty14 staff81 staff

Student Body

  • The Long Island College Hospital of Brooklyn School of Nursing diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
% Unknown races
Diversity Score0.000.69
College Completion Rate (Year 2012)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$69,700$35,600

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2010)74%88%
    Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2012)$12,501$12,000
    Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2012)$9,500$4,792
    Source: 2012 (or latest year available) IPEDS

    School Notes

    • Long Island College Hospital School of Nursing is a dynamic and progressive single purpose, degree-granting institution located within a prominent voluntary academic medical center. The School is one of the nation's oldest schools of professional nursing in continuous operation. Long Island College Hospital School of Nursing began its mission of providing outstanding nursing education in 1883. The school's history is one of the longest and most remarkable in the United States since it has a direct connection to the Nightingale school model established in England. Over the past century more than 3,000 nurses have graduated from our School—many have made enormous contributions to the advancement of the nursing profession. Founded in 1883, Long Island College Hospital School of Nursing (LICHSON) is one of the oldest schools of nursing in the United States. LICHSON has a long tradition of teaching excellence and a mission of providing superior patient care. The original goals of quality care and teaching are as evident at LICHSON now as they were over 100 years ago. In the spring of 1998, Long Island College Hospital became part of Continuum Health Partners. Long Island College Hospital shares partnership status with Beth Israel Medical Center, St. Luke's-Roosevelt Medical Center and the New York Eye and Ear Hospital. This partnership is dedicated to improving the health of the people of New York and provides a great resource for the Long Island College Hospital School of Nursing. Long Island College Hospital School of Nursing is registered by the University of the State of New York-The State Education Department and is accredited by The National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC). The School is a member of the Commission of Independent Colleges and Universities and an agency member of the National League for Nursing.

    Nearby Schools

    • The nearest community college to Long Island College Hospital of Brooklyn School of Nursing is ASA College (0.6 miles away).
    • College Location Mi. Students
    • ASA College
      Private, for profit
      4,624 students | 0.60 Mi81 Willoughby Street
      Brooklyn NY  11201
    • 16,967 students | 0.70 Mi300 Jay St
      Brooklyn NY  11201
    • New York Career Institute
      Private, for profit
      545 students | 1.70 Mi11 Park Place 4th Floor
      New York NY  10007
    • 26,606 students | 2.10 Mi199 Chambers St
      New York NY  10007
    • n/a students | 2.10 Mi408 Broadway 2nd Floor
      New York NY  10013
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