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GENERAL INFORMATION and ACCREDITATION

Registration

Touro College's Nursing programs are registered by the New York State Education Department, Office of the Professions, State Education Building, 2nd Floor, 89 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12234 (518-474-3817).

Accreditation

Touro College was chartered by the Board of Regents of the State of New York in June 1970.

Touro College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 (Tel: 267-284-5000). The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the United States Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

This accreditation status covers Touro College and its branch campuses, locations and instructional sites in the New York area, as well as branch campuses and programs in Berlin, Paris, Jerusalem, Moscow, and Florida.

The BS, Dual Degree AAS/BS, and RN-BS programs are scheduled for an on-site evaluation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) in September 2014. As part of this process, the program is asking that our communities of interest provide written input into the deliberations of the evaluation team. The CCNE will be accepting written and signed comments until August 16, 2014. Please send all comments and letters of support to:

Catherine Sneed
Accreditation Coordinator
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
1 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036

Location

The Nursing Department is located at 902 Quentin Road, 3rd Floor Brooklyn, NY 11223. The site is easily accessible by public transportation.

Contact to Visit Our Campus

Touro College
School of Health Sciences
Department of Nursing
902 Quentin Road, 3rd Floor
Brooklyn, New York 11223

Call us to visit!
718-236-2661 x 1

Our campus visiting hours are:
Monday - Thursday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Friday: 8:30 am - 1:30 pm

Memberships

Touro College's Nursing Department is a member of the following organizations:

Clinical Placements

Touro College's Nursing Department is affiliated with some of the top hospitals and medical centers in New York. Our students participate in clinical experiences at these facilities, many leading to permanent placements. Some of the hospitals and medical centers include:

  • Maimonides Medical Center
  • Lutheran Medical Center
  • All NYCHHC Hospitals and Medical Centers
  • Kingsbrook Jewish Health System
  • Richmond University Medical Center
  • Bayley Seton Hospital