Staten Island, NY
student ratio
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total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
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average amount to complete degree
fall application deadline
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Adult-Gerontological Nursing Post Master's Certificate [clinical nurse specialist]
      Post Master's Certificate [nurse practitioner]
      Master of Science (MS) [clinical nurse specialist]
      Master of Science (MS) [nurse practitioner]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 19
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 6
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis optional and 42 credits with minimum of 500 supervised hours toward development of clinical competencies for primary care of the adult-gerontological population (15 core credits, advanced practice core of nine credits, specialty courses of 12 credits, and six credits of elective courses)
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 12-21 credits with minimum of 500 supervised hours toward development of Clinical Nurse Specialist or Nurse Practitioner competencies


100% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 1
    • Accepted 1
    • Acceptance Rate 100
    • Enrolled 1
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $125
    • Application Fee - International $125
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th October 15th Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesbachelor's degree in nursing with minimum GPA of 3.0 in nursing major, two letters of recommendation, personal statement, current New York State RN license, and minimum of one year of full-time experience as registered nurse, three years of appropriate full-time clinical experience in nursing
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degreesmaster's degree in nursing; master's-level courses in pathophysiology, health assessment and pharmacology
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableNot Reported


  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty9
    • Full-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Part-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Female Percentage89%
    • Male Percentage11%


  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPerceptions and attitudes about behavioral health; type 2 diabetes/obesity; instrument development and role stress; cancer prevention and survivorship; older adults and end of life: decision making, dying, palliative and hospice care
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Adult-Gerontological Nursing

School of Health Sciences
College of Staten Island of the City University of New York

2800 Victory Boulevard
Staten Island, NY 10314-6600
United States

Prof. Catherine Paradiso

Phone: 718-982-3838

Ms. Sasha Spence

Associate Director for Graduate Admissions

Phone: 718-982-2019
Fax: 718-982-2500

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