Application Procedures

To apply to The College of New Rochelle as a second degree nursing student, please follow these procedures:


  • Apply online
  • Send official transcripts from every college/university attended where credit was earned. All  transcripts must have a print date of within one year of application date.
  • Submit a 300-500 word essay responding to one or both of the following questions:
    • Discuss why you wish to pursue a career in Nursing.
    • What do you feel are the two most challenging issues facing professional nursing practice today and why?
  • Submit any personal and professional recommendations you may have (optional)
  • Submit a resume (optional)

Our Mailing Address

Office of Admissions

The College of New Rochelle

29 Castle Place

New Rochelle, NY  10805