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Rockland County BOCES Practical Nursing Program

Overview of Rockland County BOCES Practical Nursing Program

Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program is in West Nyack, NY. West Nyack is a large suburb. The school is a public institution. Rockland County 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.

Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program Selectivity

Not all applicants to Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program are accepted. Just 21% of applicants in 2007-2008 were accepted at the school.

Student Body

Approximately 82 students study at Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program (in 2007-2008). The school is particularly welcoming to minority students. Many of the students at Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program are in their forties, or even older.

Student Life

Part-time study is common at the school.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program

Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program
65 Parrott Rd
West Nyack , NY 10994
General Phone: (845) 627-4770
http://www.rocklandboces.org

Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine45licensed practical nurse

Number of programs and degrees for Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years451

Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program Student Body

In 2007-2008, Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program had a total enrollment of 82 students (82 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 28%
Women 73%
Full-Time 66%
Part-Time 34%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 4%
20-21 10%
22-24 12%
25-29 11%
30-34 12%
35-39 18%
40-49 24%
50-64 9%

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

ResidencePercent
New York95%
New Jersey5%

Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 71 %
Part-Time 76 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 77%

Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of West Nyack, 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.

Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program Admissions and Selectivity

Acceptances:

GroupApplicantsAcceptedPercent
Accepted
EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled
Total3868021%80100%
Men792228%22100%
Women3075819%58100%

Application Requirements:

ItemRequirement
GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsnot 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 Testsrequired

Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2272900)

Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program Degree Programs (2007)

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

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Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program Highlights

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What Sets Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program Apart:

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% students 40 years or older
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Top 6%Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program % students 40 years or older
% of freshmen enrolled part-time
(vs. all colleges)
Top 7%Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program % of freshmen enrolled part-time
Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 14%Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program Minority % of student body
Female % of student body
(colleges not offering open-admission)
Top 20%Rockland County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program Female % of student body

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