Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing

Campus Description

The Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing is located on the campus of St. Mary's Hospital, located at 1300 Massachusetts Avenue. Because the School is affiliated with St. Peter's Health Partners - the region's most comprehensive network of healthcare and community services, students participate in clinical experiences in a variety of settings including hospitals, nursing homes, rehabilitation centers, physician offices and daycare centers. The School offers a Registered Nurse (RN) program anda Licensed Practical Nurse Certificate (LPN) program. Our mission is to prepare students for entry into the profession of nursing as competent, caring practitioners. We're proud to share excellent outcomes: Our students enjoy a near-perfect pass rate on the National Council Licensing Examination (NCLEX). Their scores have been consistently higher than the average pass rate in New York State.

1300 Massachusetts Ave., Troy, NY 12180

Phone: 
518.268.5130
Fax: 
518.268.5140

Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing on the Web

Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing Admissions

Degrees Offered

Associate in Applied Science (nursing), Certificate in licensed practical nursing

Clubs and Activities

Student Government Association

Featured Programs

RN Associate's degree; LPN Certificate

Enrollment for Fall 2015

Undergraduate (Matriculated): 125 (Full-time: 3 men, 9 women; Part-time: 15 men, 98 women)
Graduate (Matriculated): N/A

Campus Demographics

 Undergraduate StudentsGraduate Students
% Black / African American5%n/a
% Asian2%n/a
% Hispanic / Latino2%n/a
% White, Non-Hispanic91%n/a

Tuition Information for 2015-2016

Tuition & Fees:
$8,140, or $320 per credit for nursing courses only; $11,342 for nursing courses and co-requisites
Tuition Only:
$6,240 (nursing courses)
Room & Board:
N/A

Admission/Application Deadlines

Application Deadlines (Same for Freshmen and Transfers): fall- RN program February 1, practical nursing program May 1; spring- RN program August 1

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Deadlines (Same for Freshmen and Transfers):
fall- April 1 priority; spring- October 1 priority

Application Requirements

Official transcripts from all high schools and colleges attended; pre-admissions test (TEAS V).
Average Financial Aid Package:
$6,888
Average Non-Need-Based Scholarship or Grant Aid:
$500