Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing

766 The Avenue of the Americas 4th Floor
New York, NY 10001-6354
Tel: (212)614-6114
  • The mission of Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing, as a single purpose institution, is to provide optimal academic and clinical experiences which will enable individuals to obtain an Associate in Applied Science Degree, and be eligible for licensure as Registered Professional Nurses. The education program prepares graduates to utilize the knowledge and skills necessary to problem-solve, think critcally and collaborate as necessary with health care providers in managing the care of clients. The education also prepares them to be responsible for their own personal and professional growth.
School Highlights
  • Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing serves 278 students (10% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing is one of 15 community colleges within New York County, NY.
  • The nearest community college is Fashion Institute of Technology (0.20 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing(NY) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty19 staff85 staff
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 278 has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.70 is equal to the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 11% over five years.
Total Enrollment278 students1,688 students
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:127:1
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students28 students1,163 students
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students250 students525 students
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing Enrollment Breakdown NY All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
6%
6%
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
16%
19%
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
21%
17%
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing Black (2007-2016)
% White
47%
48%
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
7%
-
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing Hawaiian (2009-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
1%
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing More (2014-2016)
% Non Resident races
1%
4%
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing Non Resident (2007-2016)
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups 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.0.700.70
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
100%
27%
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2014)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $22,280 is more than the state average of $16,254. The private state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$22,280$16,254
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid50%92%
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$16,000$13,747
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$5,868
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing Median debt for students who have not completed (2012-2013)
Acceptance Rate18%70%
Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing has been a leader in professional nursing education. Over the past century more than 3,500 nurses have graduated from our School—many have made enormous contributions to the advancement of the nursing profession. Since its inception as a diploma program in 1904, the School has undergone significant changes. In 1978, the School of Nursing received approval to grant the degree of Associate in Applied Science in Nursing. A major academic affiliation was established in 1983 with Pace University offering the liberal arts component of the program. The School also has articulation agreements with Pace and New York Universities for pursuit of the baccalaureate degree. In 1985, the School received full accreditation by the National League for Nursing and was reaccredited in 2002 for a full eight years. Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing maintains a fully equipped nursing practice laboratory and state-of-the-art resource learning center with individual computers and excellent computer software systems to support learning. Nursing education provides the graduate with the competencies necessary to implement nursing care based upon current knowledge and concepts of the biological, social and behavioral sciences, nursing concepts, current technology and health care trends. The ultimate goal is to graduate nurses who deliver competent and compassionate health care and who participate in professional activities.

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