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College of Health Professions

Five Reasons to Attend the College of Health Professions

  1. In our renowned BS in Nursing (RN4) program on the Westchester campus, you start nursing classes as a freshman and clinicals as a sophomore – one year earlier than most schools.
  2. Admission to the nursing program guarantees you a spot in the sophomore clinicals if you maintain the required freshman GPA. You do not have to re-apply to the program.
  3. Develop the life-saving skills with the latest learning technology, such as human patient simulators like METIman and SimBaby.
  4. With the BA in Communication Sciences and Disorders on the New York City Campus you can develop your expertise on-campus with the OASIS Program for students autism, and at area hospitals, schools, and day care centers.
  5. The new BS in Health Science prepares you for career paths in health policy and advocacy, quality improvement and patient safety, global health, and the emerging telehealth industry.

311,000

number of new jobs in healthcare in 2014 according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics – 10% of all the new jobs that year

$70K

MEDIAN SALARY FOR 2013 NURSING (RN4) BACHELOR’S GRADUATES

94.4%

PACE NURSING STUDENTS PASS RATE ON THE NCLEX-RN EXAM FOR THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2016, HIGHER THAN THE NY STATE AND U.S. AVERAGE.