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Dutchess BOCES School Of Practical Nursing

Overview of Dutchess BOCES School Of Practical Nursing

Dutchess BOCES-School of Practical Nursing is in Poughkeepsie, NY. Poughkeepsie is a large suburb. The school is a public institution. Dutchess BOCES-School of Practical Nursing issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Certificate.

Areas of Study

Fields of study in vogue at the school include nursing and emergency medicine.

Dutchess BOCES-School of Practical Nursing Selectivity

Not all applicants to Dutchess BOCES-School of Practical Nursing are accepted.

Student Body

Approximately 148 students study at the school (in 2007-2008).

Student Life

Part-time study is common at Dutchess BOCES-School of Practical Nursing.

More complete details are provided below.

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Dutchess BOCES-School of Practical Nursing
5 BOCES Road
Poughkeepsie , NY 12601-6599
General Phone: (845) 486-8001
http://www.dcboces.org

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Dutchess BOCES-School of Practical Nursing Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine132licensed practical nurse

Number of programs and degrees for Dutchess BOCES-School of Practical Nursing in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years1321

Dutchess BOCES-School of Practical Nursing Student Body

In 2007-2008, Dutchess BOCES-School of Practical Nursing had a total enrollment of 148 students (194 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 4%
Women 28%
Full-Time 49%
Part-Time 51%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 37%
Black 39%
Hispanic 7%
Asian 1%
Unknown 2%
(Foreign Students) 13%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 4%
18-19 6%
20-21 11%
22-24 20%
25-29 17%
30-34 14%
35-39 11%
40-49 9%
50-64 1%

Dutchess BOCES-School of Practical Nursing Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 83 %
Part-Time 100 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 61%

Dutchess BOCES-School of Practical Nursing Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Poughkeepsie, New York for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other New York Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Dutchess BOCES-School of Practical Nursing Admissions and Selectivity

Acceptances:

GroupApplicantsAcceptedPercent
Accepted
EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled
Total107107100%107100%
Men44100%4100%
Women3030100%30100%

Application Requirements:

ItemRequirement
GPArequired
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsrequired
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsrequired

Dutchess BOCES-School of Practical Nursing Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Dutchess BOCES-School of Practical Nursing participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2172800)

Dutchess BOCES-School of Practical Nursing Degree Programs (2007)

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

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Dutchess BOCES-School of Practical Nursing Highlights

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What Sets Dutchess BOCES-School of Practical Nursing Apart:

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% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
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% of freshmen enrolled part-time
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Top 5%Dutchess BOCES-School of Practical Nursing % of freshmen enrolled part-time
Female % of student body
(colleges not offering open-admission)
Top 14%Dutchess BOCES-School of Practical Nursing Female % of student body
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
Top 18%Dutchess BOCES-School of Practical Nursing Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs

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