Helene Fuld College Of Nursing

Overview of Helene Fuld College Of Nursing

The main campus of Helene Fuld College of Nursing is in New York, NY (a large city). The school is a private, not-for-profit school. Helene Fuld College of Nursing offers degrees up to the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The school tends to concentrate its instruction in a few key disciplines. Helene Fuld College of Nursing students most commonly major in a field related to nursing and emergency medicine.

Helene Fuld College of Nursing Selectivity

The school does not accept everyone who applies.


The school's faculty/student ratio compares favorably with most colleges.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 346 enrolled students. Helene Fuld College of Nursing has a larger minority student population than most schools. Older students (40+ years old, e.g.) are welcome and common at the school. Females make the bulk of the student body at Helene Fuld College of Nursing.

Student Life

Many students are part-timers.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Helene Fuld College of Nursing is an independent single-purpose institution. Its mission is to provide the opportunity, through a career-ladder approach, for men and women to enhance their education and improve their nursing practice. The college endeavors to produce high quality and technically adaptable nurses who are able to function effectively in a changing society."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Helene Fuld College of Nursing

Helene Fuld College of Nursing
24 East 120th Street
New York , NY 10035-2737
General Phone: (212) 616-7200

Helene Fuld College of Nursing Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine186registered nursing

Number of programs and degrees for Helene Fuld College of Nursing in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree1861

Helene Fuld College of Nursing Student Body

In 2007-2008, Helene Fuld College of Nursing had a total enrollment of 346 students (351 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 20%
Women 80%
Full-Time 68%
Part-Time 32%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 7%
Black 84%
Hispanic 5%
Asian 4%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
20-21 1%
22-24 5%
25-29 15%
30-34 19%
35-39 19%
40-49 31%
50-64 9%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

New York94%
New Jersey2%

Helene Fuld College of Nursing Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 94 %
Part-Time 83 %

Helene Fuld College of Nursing Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of New York, 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.

Helene Fuld College of Nursing Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Helene Fuld College of Nursing Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 14,118
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 14,118
Books and supplies $ 1,861

Financial Aid:
Helene Fuld College of Nursing participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1015300)

Helene Fuld College of Nursing Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track212

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Associate professorcalendar year0*2*
Assistant professorcalendar year2*5$71,969
Instructorcalendar year0*5$62,905
All faculty totalcalendar year2*12$69,283

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Helene Fuld College of Nursing Degree Programs (2007)

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

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What Sets Helene Fuld College of Nursing Apart:

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