Belanger School of Nursing, The

Campus Description

The Belanger School of Nursing (formerly known as the Ellis School of Nursing) prepares men and women for licensure as a Registered Professional Nurse. The program is registered by the New York State Education Department jointly with Schenectady County Community College. This hospital-based school awards an Associate in Science degree in nursing conferred by the Ellis Medicine Board of Trustees.

650 McClellan St., Schenectady, New York 12304


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Degrees Offered

Associate in Science (RN Program)

Clubs and Activities

Alpha Delta Nu Honor Society of Nursing - Alpha Rho Chapter

Enrollment for Fall 2015

Undergraduate (Matriculated): 127 (Full-time: 5 men, 27 women; Part-time: 12 men, 83 women)

100% enrolled in top 10% of high school class
100% have a high school GPA of 3.0 or higher

Campus Demographics

 Undergraduate StudentsGraduate Students
% Black / African American10%n/a
% Asian5%n/a
% Hispanic / Latino3%n/a
% White, Non-Hispanic80%n/a
% International / Nonresident Alien1%n/a
% Two or more races1%n/a

Tuition Information for 2015-2016

Tuition & Fees:
Day program: first year $9,980, or $315 per credit; Evening/Weekend program: first year $6,545, or $315 per credit
Tuition Only:
Day program, first year $9,072; Evening/Weekend program, first year $5,985
Room & Board:
Graduate Tuition & Fees:


Admission/Application Deadlines

Application Deadlines (Same for Freshmen and Transfers): January 15

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Deadlines (Same for Freshmen and Transfers):

Application Requirements

Official HS transcript or GED; official transcripts showing passing grades for prerequisite courses; official prior college transcripts from all institutions attended; 2 references; $60 fee.
Average Financial Aid Package:
100% first-year class receiving student aid, 0% merit based