Montefiore School of Nursing

Montefiore School of Nursing is on the forefront of nursing education. Our vision is excellence in nursing education. Located in Mount Vernon, NY, the school is a private two-year (four-semester) program leading to an Associate in Science degree (in Nursing). Graduates are eligible to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN). The School is affiliated with Westchester Community College for instruction in the general education courses on the program of study.

The Associate in Science nursing program at Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital at Montefiore School of Nursing located in Mount Vernon, NY is accredited by:
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000

The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Associate in Science nursing program is Continuing Accreditation.

The School is part of Montefiore Health System, a premier academic medical center with significant research and teaching programs. Our students gain experience in diverse clinical settings, rotating through Westchester County and Bronx Montefiore clinical facilities. Through a strong theoretical and clinically based program, Montefiore School of Nursing graduates receive the education, skills and confidence to provide the community with evidence-based quality nursing care. Graduates of the nursing program are prepared to work in a variety of settings and meet the health and wellness needs of multicultural communities.

Montefiore School of Nursing provides the foundation for those who are committed to excellence and are prepared to embark on a rewarding career that provides professional growth, limitless opportunities, and the satisfaction of making a difference in people’s lives. If you are seeking the very best in nursing education, we invite you to learn more about our highly selective admissions policy; our enrollment options, which include day, evening and weekend options; resources to help you decide if our school is right for you; and more.


Open House Information Sessions are held virtually. Please reach out to Michael Main to sign up for a session, indicating the session you desire to attend, and a Microsoft Teams link will be sent to you.

Thursday, 2/17/22

1:00—2:00 PM

6:00—7:00 PM

Thursday, 2/24/22

1:00—2:00 PM

6:00—7:00 PM

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