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1300 Massachusetts Avenue
Troy , New York 12065

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1300 Massachusetts Ave.
Troy, 12180
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About Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing

Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing, located in Troy, New York, is a private, not-for-profit institution that offers a two-year nursing program. This esteemed school is deeply rooted in its commitment to providing exceptional nursing education and preparing students for successful careers in healthcare.

Nestled in the vibrant city of Troy, Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing enjoys a remarkable location that offers a wealth of opportunities for students. Troy, situated on the banks of the Hudson River, is part of the larger Capital District region, which encompasses Albany, Schenectady, and Troy. This region is rich in history, culture, and diverse experiences.

The city of Troy itself boasts a charming mix of small-town charm and urban amenities. Students attending Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing will have access to a variety of recreational activities, including parks, hiking trails, and waterfront areas. The nearby Adirondack and Catskill Mountains offer breathtaking landscapes for outdoor enthusiasts, while the Hudson River provides a picturesque backdrop for leisurely boat rides. Troy’s downtown area is known for its unique architecture, boutique shops, art galleries, and a thriving culinary scene, promising plenty of opportunities for exploration and relaxation outside of the classroom.

Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing itself is renowned for its commitment to excellence in nursing education. With a focus on hands-on learning experiences and a comprehensive curriculum, students receive a well-rounded education that prepares them to provide exceptional patient care. The faculty consists of highly skilled and experienced nurse educators who are dedicated to fostering an inclusive and supportive learning environment.

In addition to the excellent education it provides, the school’s affiliation with Samaritan Hospital further enhances the student experience. Samaritan Hospital is a highly regarded medical institution, known for its state-of-the-art facilities and advanced healthcare services. The partnership between the hospital and the nursing school allows students to engage in clinical rotations and gain practical experience in a real healthcare setting.

The two-year nursing program at Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing equips students with the knowledge and skills necessary to enter the nursing profession. The curriculum includes a combination of classroom lectures, laboratory exercises, and clinical rotations. Students are exposed to various healthcare settings, allowing them to gain practical experience and develop critical thinking abilities.

Upon completion of the program, graduates are eligible to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN). Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing boasts a strong track record of high NCLEX pass rates, further reflecting the academic quality and effectiveness of their program.

Overall, Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing offers a premier nursing education in a vibrant and supportive environment. Located in historic Troy, New York, students have the unique opportunity to immerse themselves in a city rich in culture and recreational activities. With a commitment to excellence and a focus on practical experience, graduating nurses are well-prepared for rewarding careers in healthcare.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

      • Notetaking Assistance
      • Exam Accomodations
      • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
      • Scribe Services
      • Qualified Readers
      • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
      • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
      • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

      Services Provided

          • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
          • Priority Enrollment
          • Reduced courseload
          • Medical leave
          • Residence Hall Accommodations

          Campus Accessibility

          Accessible Level

              • Student Health Services
              • Mental Health Support Services
              • The library(ies)
              • Institution Online Platforms
              • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
              • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
              • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
              • Entertainment and Event Facilities
              • On-Campus Transit
              • Close Off-Campus Transit
              • Student Housing
              • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

              Services Provided

                  • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
                  • Service and Emotional Support Animals
                  • Study Abroad Program Accommodations
                  • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations