Helene Fuld College of Nursing

Campus Description

Helene Fuld College of Nursing is a single-purpose, independent degree-granting institution committed to preparing licensed practical nurses to advance their careers in nursing to the associate degree registered nurse level; and to educate associate degree registered nurses to advance to the baccalaureate degree level.

The College, which is located in the Harlem section of Manhattan, offers all of the nursing, science, and liberal arts courses that are required for the degrees on site.

Helene Fuld College of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSCHE). The associate degree nursing program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) and the upper division baccalaureate program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

This college only accepts licensed practical nurses and registered nurses.

24 East 120th St., 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10035

Phone: 
212.616.7200
Fax: 
212.616.7299

Helene Fuld College of Nursing on the Web

Helene Fuld College of Nursing Admissions

Degrees Offered

Associate in Applied Science in nursing: 12-month full-time LPN to RN; Bachelor of Science in nursing: 18-month RN to BS

Featured Programs

The emphasis in the BS program is on urban environmental health nursing.

Enrollment for Fall 2015

Undergraduate (Matriculated): 440 (Full-time: 24 men, 172 women; Part-time: 30 men, 214 women)

Campus Demographics

 Undergraduate StudentsGraduate Students
% Black / African American77.3%n/a
% Asian8.1%n/a
% Hispanic / Latino8.8%n/a
% White, Non-Hispanic4.9%n/a
% American Indian / Alaskan Native0%n/a
% Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander0%n/a
% International / Nonresident Alien0%n/a
% Two or more races0.9%n/a
% Unknown Race / Ethnicity0%n/a

Tuition Information for 2015-2016

Tuition & Fees:
For AAS program: $19,264 per year full-time, or $341 per credit part-time. For BS program: $21,780 per year full-time, or $575 per credit part-time.
Tuition Only:
For AAS program: $18,304 per year full-time. For BS program Tuition: $21,240 per year full-time.
Room & Board:
N/A

Admission/Application Deadlines

Application Deadlines (Same for Freshmen and Transfers): Admission is on a rolling basis. Students are admitted in November and April for the AAS program and in September for the BS program.

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Deadlines (Same for Freshmen and Transfers):
rolling

Application Requirements

For AAS program: HS and college transcripts; LPN license; 2 letters of recommendation; school-administered reading, writing, mathematics, and practical nursing equivalency tests; $110 application and testing fee. For BS program: HS and college transcripts; RN license; 2 letters of recommendation; $50 application fee.
Average Financial Aid Package:
$10,393