Memorial College of Nursing

Albany, NY 12204

Memorial College of Nursing is one of the 22 private 2-year, not-for-profit colleges in New York. Its campus is small in size and located in Albany. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.

Every year 50% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

Memorial College of Nursing's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $10,470, and fees were $2,125. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $10,470 and $2,125 respectively.


Campus LocaleSmall City
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio3:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate100%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 6 49
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 94.7%

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123.55 miles away
St Joseph's College of Nursing at St Joseph's Hospital Health Center
124.29 miles away
Holy Name Medical Center School of Nursing
124.36 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
New York State Board of Regents, and the Commissioner of Education
06/21/2011 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Recommended
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Required

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).
Application fee
Undergrads $60
Graduates --

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$370/credit
In State Students$370/credit
Out of State Students$370/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $16,650 $16,650 $16,650
ADN 70 $25,900 $25,900 $25,900
BSN 125 $46,250 $46,250 $46,250
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 50% of Memorial College of Nursing's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant -- --
Other Federal Grant -- --
State Grant & Scholarships -- --
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- --
Federal Student Loans 50% $2,750
Private Loans -- --

Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Two or more races
Non-resident alien
Race/ethnicity unknown
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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.

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 the ...

New York State Nursery/Landscape Association

Applicant must be an outstanding Horticulture student in the Nursery area.

More scholarships


Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and New York state board of nursing.

Memorial College of Nursing
600 Northern Blvd
Albany, NY 12204

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