New York College of Health Professions

School Highlights
  • New York College of Health Professions serves 851 students (56% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the state community college average of 28:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • New York College of Health Professions is one of 3 community colleges within Nassau County, NY.
  • The nearest community college to New York College of Health Professions is Farmingdale State College (5.8 miles away).

Top Placements

New York College of Health Professions places among the top 20% of community colleges in New York for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has grown by 203% over five years.
New York College of Health Professions(NY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty85 staff81 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of New York College of Health Professions has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 34:1 over five years.
  • The New York College of Health Professions diversity score of 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment851 students1,701 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:128:1
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# Full-Time Students480 students1,163 students
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# Part-Time Students371 students538 students
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# Undergraduate Students592 students1,104 students
# Graduate Students259 students95 students
% Asian
11%
6%
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% Hispanic
19%
19%
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% Black
18%
17%
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% White
44%
49%
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% Non Resident races
2%
4%
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% Unknown races
6%
4%
Diversity Score0.720.69
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$35,200$35,200
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $14,040 is less than the state average of $16,236. The private state tuition has grown by 29% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$14,040$16,236
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid81%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$23,889$13,006
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Median Debt for Dropouts$10,500$5,549
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Acceptance Rate81%70%
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • New York College is a private not-for-profit college and has been a leader in Holistic Health Education and Care for over 35 years. It was the first to have a college degree program in Massage Therapy approved by New York State. The College offers a 2-year, 72 credit, Associate degree in Massage Therapy and a Bachelors degree in Advanced Asian Bodywork. New York College of Health Professions is institutionally accredited by the New York State Board of Regents and the Commissioner of Education, a nationally recognized accrediting agency.
  • The Acupuncture program and Oriental Medicine Bachelors/Masters degree level programs were also the first approved by New York State and are accredited by ACAOM.
  • The College campus is located in Syosset, Long Island, NY, with 4 additional locations in New York City. It also owns a 35-acre medical facility in Luo Yang, China. New York College operates one of the largest holistic clinics in the Northeast on the Syosset campus as well as Manhattan clinics where student interns offer massage therapy, acupuncture and herbal treatments to the public at affordable cost.
  • New York College has flexible day, evening and weekend schedules, full-time and part-time programs and offers Financial Aid and scholarships, if qualified.

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New York community colleges have a diversity score of 0.69, which is higher than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in New York is St Paul's School of Nursing-Queens. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.