Ulster County Community College is located in Stone Ridge, New York and is a part of the State University of New York (SUNY) college system. This public two-year community college was established back in 1961. It currently serves more than 3,500 students. Students will be able to take advantage of more than 55 academic programs including several associate’s degree options as well as many certificate programs from which students can choose. This school has robust online learning options for students who need the convenience of learning from home, as well. It also has a large number of different transfer opportunities to larger four-year universities.
The Ulster County Community College nursing program offers students the chance to pursue associate's degree in nursing. This program is designed to take two academic years to complete, although it is also possible to pursue this degree on a part-time basis. It gives students a varied education that includes classroom learning and clinical experiences at local hospitals and health agencies. Ulster County Community College also offers advanced placement options for existing LPNs who are looking to become RNs. The nursing program at this school is fully accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).
|Campus LocaleFringe Rural|
|Number of Students3,560|
|Student to Faculty Ratio21:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
Nursing schools located within 62 miles radius of SUNY Ulster
Dutchess Community College
14 miles away
Sullivan County Community College
28 miles away
Columbia-Greene Community College
30 miles away
Orange County Community College
32 miles away
Rockland Community College
50 miles away
Northwestern Connecticut Community College
55 miles away
SUNY Westchester Community College
57 miles away
Naugatuck Valley Community College
58 miles away
Berkshire Community College
59 miles away
Bergen Community College
62 miles away
Middle States Commission on Higher Education|
01/01/1971 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
03/01/1995 - Current
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$170/credit|
|In State Students||$170/credit|
|Out of State Students||$340/credit|
|In District Students||-|
|In State Students||-|
|Out of State Students||-|
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|
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.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 79% of SUNY Ulster's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||12%||$473|
|State Grant & Scholarships||69%||$2,446|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||27%||$1,036|
|Federal Student Loans||22%||$4,151|
$4,078Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$1,464|
|$30,001 to $48,000$3,806|
|$48,001 to $75,000$6,962|
|$75,001 to $110,000$8,540|
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and New York state board of nursing.