Excellent Professional Preparation
The School of Nursing & Healthcare Professions boasts an intensive academic program incorporating extensive professional preparation in nursing, an outstanding liberal arts curriculum, and a compassionate approach to patient care.ACADEMICS AT THE SCHOOL OF NURSING & HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONS »
CNR Nursing Pinning Ceremony, Class of 2018!
Congratulations on this special honor!View Photo Album
NCLEX Passing Rate Reaches All-Time High!
92.4% of students who took the nursing licensure test passed it on the first time.Read more
Varied Academic Programs
The School of Nursing & Healthcare Professions offers programs for both undergraduate and graduate students of all backgrounds, including traditional and transfer students, those looking to change careers, and registered nurses seeking to advance their education.
Our nursing students' track record of success has helped us build close relationships with prestigious health care institutions in the greater New York area, with many students going on to work for their practicum institution after graduation.OUR CLINICAL AFFILIATIONS »
REAL WORLD EXPERIENCE
Our students gain hands-on clinical experience at some of the most prestigious health care institutions in the world, including New York Presbyterian / Columbia University Medical Center, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Montefiore Medical Center, and Blythedale Children's Hospital. On campus, our students can put the skills they learn in the classroom into action through our Learning Resource Center for Nursing, a modern facility with two fully equipped nursing skills laboratories and two clinical simulation rooms with interactive mannequins.Our Clinical Affiliates »
FINANCING YOUR EDUCATION
We are committed to making your education affordable. The College recognizes outstanding students who demonstrate exceptional achievement, leadership, commitment to service, and intellectual promise through numerous merit scholarships and grants, which range up to full tuition. Our financial aid packages are extensive and meet the needs of all types of families. Every accepted student is evaluated for merit and need-based opportunities.Undergraduate Aid & Scholarships »
Broadway Revival Brings Star and Fellow Alumni Together
In late November, more than 25 CNR alumni and staff were Broadway bound to see the revival of Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song starring CNR alumna Mercedes Ruehl ’69 at the Second Stage Theater in Manhattan. Following the performance, Ruehl joined former classmates and friends in the theater’s café to reminisce about their experiences at the College.
Freshmen Highlight Seminar Projects
Freshmen students had the opportunity to highlight their projects on a wide range of topics during the Freshman Seminar Showcase held on December 13 in Maura Ballroom. Students were selected by their peers to represent the six freshman seminars, Theories of Play, Children’s Experience in Healthcare, Citizenship, Politics & Rhetoric, Health Advocacy & Communication, Understanding Happiness, and Leaning In: Gender and Leadership.