Excelsior College

Albany, NY 12203

Excelsior College is a privately run, not for profit institution, located in Albany, New York. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

Excelsior College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Small
Student to Faculty Ratio16:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate-

Nursing Programs Offered

  • BSN
  • ADN
  • Masters program tracks: MSN, RN to MSN
  • RN to BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Associate's degree 718
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 394
Nursing Administration Postbaccalaureate certificate 2
Nursing Administration Master's degree 70
Nursing Education Master's degree 91
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other Master's degree 35
Nursing Education Post-master's certificate 4

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Excelsior College

Maria College of Albany
4.39 miles away
The Sage Colleges
8.7 miles away
Southern Vermont College
34.48 miles away
Hartwick College
63.97 miles away
College of Our Lady of the Elms
75.09 miles away
Utica College
76.24 miles away
American International College
78.02 miles away
Mount Saint Mary College
82.78 miles away
University of Hartford
85.85 miles away
University of Saint Joseph
86 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
01/01/1977 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
ACEN
06/01/1975 - Current
Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
ACEN
10/01/2002 - Current
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
ACEN
04/01/1981 - Current

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost (Net Price)

This institution did not admit full-time first-time undergrad students in 2015-2016, therefore net price information is not available.

Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

11%

Recipients

$2,610

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

10%

Recipients

$2,346

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

11%

Recipients

$6,506

Average Amount

Student Population

38,297

Undergrads

3,361

Graduates

21,910

Women

19,748

Men

0%

Full-time

100%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
59%
Black/African American
21%
Hispanic
10%
Asian
3%
Two or more races
3%
Race/ethnicity unknown
2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
1%
Non-resident alien
1%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

Relevant scholarships

Arkell Hall Foundation Scholarship

Applicant must attend the Decker Sch of Nursing. Preference given to applicants who reside in Fulton, Herkimer, Montgomery, or Schoharie County in New York.

StraighterLine Partner College Scholarship

Applicant must complete four StraighterLine courses in order to be eligible for award. Award may be used at one of the following schools: Concordia University - Saint Paul, Excelsior College, [...]

Senator Patricia K. McGee Nursing Faculty Scholarship

Applicants must be U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens and residents of New York for one year or more. They must be registered nurses who are licensed in New York, and they must be accepted [...]

New York State ENA September 11 Scholarship

Applicant must be a pre-hospital care provider, firefighter, or police officer who is studying for an undergraduate nursing degree.

Back to School Nursing Scholarship

Applicant must be a legal resident of the United States who is at least 18 years of age or older at the time of registration and who plans to enroll in a previously unattended institution in [...]


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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and New York state board of nursing
Excelsior College
7 Columbia Cir
Albany, NY 12203
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