General Information About Long Island College Hospital of Brooklyn School of Nursing
Founded in 1883, Long Island College Hospital School of Nursing (LICHSON) is one of the oldest schools of nursing in the United States. LICHSON has a long tradition of teaching excellence and a mission of providing superior patient care. The original goals of quality care and teaching are as evident at LICHSON now as they were over 100 years ago. Innovation, growth, and high achievement characterize LICHSON. Our graduates assume clinical care and leadership roles in health care facilities throughout the tri-state area. Talented and dedicated faculty provides encouragement and support for students as they complete their rotations in pediatrics, obstetrics, psychiatry, medical surgical, and community health nursing.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 2-year, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Weekend/evening college
- General Education Courses
- Career Services available upon completion
- Institution does not accept dual, credit for life, or AP credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Associate's degree
- City: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 302 Percent Admitted 17% Men Admitted 24% Women Admitted 17% Full Time Retention Rate 100%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 204 Native American 0 Asian 22 African American 82 Hispanic 23 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 60 Enrolled FullTime Graduates