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Putnam Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program

Overview of Putnam Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program

Putnam-Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program is in Yorktown Heights, NY. Yorktown Heights is a large suburb. The school is a public institution. Putnam-Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program 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.

Putnam-Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program Selectivity

Not all applicants to Putnam-Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program are accepted. Just 22% of applicants in 2007-2008 were accepted at the school.

Student Body

Approximately 104 students study at Putnam-Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program (in 2007-2008). Many of the students at the school are in their forties, or even older.

Student Life

Part-time study is common at Putnam-Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Putnam-Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program

Putnam-Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program
200 BOCES Drive
Yorktown Heights , NY 10598-4399
General Phone: (914) 245-2700
http://www.pnwboces.org

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Putnam-Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine61licensed practical nurse

Number of programs and degrees for Putnam-Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years611

Putnam-Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program Student Body

In 2007-2008, Putnam-Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program had a total enrollment of 104 students (64 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 5%
Women 95%
Full-Time 39%
Part-Time 61%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 27%
Black 64%
Hispanic 7%
Asian 3%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 3%
20-21 3%
22-24 4%
25-29 17%
30-34 17%
35-39 20%
40-49 33%
50-64 3%

Putnam-Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 93 %
Part-Time 100 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 93%

Putnam-Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Yorktown Heights, 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.

Putnam-Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program Admissions and Selectivity

Acceptances:

GroupApplicantsAcceptedPercent
Accepted
EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled
Total2625722%57100%
Men3738%3100%
Women2255424%54100%

Application Requirements:

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

Putnam-Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Putnam-Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1095200)

Putnam-Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program Degree Programs (2007)

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

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Putnam-Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program Highlights

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What Sets Putnam-Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program Apart:

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Female % of student body
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Minority % of student body
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Top 18%Putnam-Westchester BOCES Practical Nursing Program Minority % of student body

Notable:
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study

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