Nyack College

Nyack, NY 10960
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Nyack College is one of the one hundred sixty-two private, not-for-profit 4-year colleges in New York. The campus is located in a suburb, in Nyack.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 2,455 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 201 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 119 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 59%). Every year 45% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Nyack College's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $25,000, and fees were $350. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $25,000 and $350 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleLarge Suburb
Number of Students2,455
Student to Faculty Ratio12:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation
Christ and Missionary Alliance Church
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate59%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 0 6
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 87.2%

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Institutional Accreditations
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
07/01/1962 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
10/10/2013 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
SAT860 to 1110
ACT17 to 23
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

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 $25
Graduates $40

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$1,040/credit
In State Students$1,040/credit
Out of State Students$1,040/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$585/credit
In State Students$585/credit
Out of State Students$585/credit

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 $46,800 $46,800 $46,800
ADN 70 $72,800 $72,800 $72,800
BSN 125 $130,000 $130,000 $130,000
FNP 50 $29,250 $29,250 $29,250
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, 100% of Nyack College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 56% $5,112
Other Federal Grant 17% $1,080
State Grant & Scholarships 38% $4,020
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 99% $12,920
Federal Student Loans 91% $5,979
Private Loans 10% $11,499


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$19,780
$30,001 to $48,000$20,333
$48,001 to $75,000$21,931
$75,001 to $110,000$24,237
Over $110,000$23,321

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

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and New York state board of nursing.
Nyack College
1 South Blvd
Nyack, NY 10960

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