Corning Community College

Corning, NY 14830

Corning Community College is located in Corning, New York and is part of the State of New York University (SUNY) community college system. Corning was established back in 1957 and it now serves over 5000 students. There are a large number of different academic programs at Corning, allowing students to pursue various associate’s degrees in different areas of study and several certificate program opportunities. With a 550-acre campus, Corning is a large school that offers students many great amenities. The college even operates the Eileen M. Collins Observatory. It continues to provide students with superb academic experiences and an overall desirable college life.

The Corning nursing program is considered to be one of the best options in the region by many. Students can pursue the associate’s degree in nursing program at this school. The curriculum of this nursing program involves classroom experiences that are focused on many different topics that are pertinent to prospective nurses and clinical experiences that will take place at nearby hospitals and healthcare agencies. The Corning nursing program has been fully accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).


Campus LocaleFringe Rural
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio19:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate62%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 4 47
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 89.7%

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Institutional Accreditations
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
01/01/1964 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
03/01/1967 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

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$188/credit
In State Students$188/credit
Out of State Students$376/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 $8,460 $8,460 $16,920
ADN 70 $13,160 $13,160 $26,320
BSN 125 $23,500 $23,500 $47,000
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, 86% of Corning Community 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 57% $4,232
Other Federal Grant 23% $277
State Grant & Scholarships 68% $2,151
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 8% $2,713
Federal Student Loans 48% $4,627
Private Loans 2% $7,180


Average Net Price/year
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$3,434
$30,001 to $48,000$5,376
$48,001 to $75,000$8,889
$75,001 to $110,000$10,988
Over $110,000$10,866

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Non-resident alien
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.

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

Corning Community College
1 Academic Dr
Corning, NY 14830

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