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ACEN Accreditation

The Associate Nursing Program of Queensborough Community College located in Bayside, New York is accredited by the: 

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 Nursing Program is Continuing Accreditation.

View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program at


Degree Programs Offered

Dual/Joint Degree Program School of Professional Studies/CUNY

Dual/Joint Degree Program CUNY School of Professional Studies (SPS)

NYSED Code: 37062        HEGIS Code: 5208.10

Dual/Joint Degree Program York College/CUNY

Dual/Joint Degree Program York College/CUNY

NYSED Code: 36043        HEGIS Code: 5208.10

A.A.S. Nursing Degree Program

Nursing Degree Program

NYSED Code: 01513        HEGIS Code: 5208.10

Dual/Joint Degree Program Hunter Bellevue School of Nursing

Dual/Joint Degree Program Hunter Bellevue School of Nursing

NYSED Code: 34693        HEGIS Code: 5208.10

Allied Healthcare Certificate Programs


For the full list of Allied Healthcare Certificate Programs, please visit Continuing Education and Workforce Development.



SPRING 2025 Nursing Applications will be accepted October 7 through October 18, 2024.

Clinical and field placement sites require students to provide documentation of COVID-19 vaccination including booster shots as part of the necessary clearance requirements. Students who are not in compliance will not be accepted into the program/ dropped from their Nursing course.

To find a location offering initial and booster shots you may visit https://www.vaccines.gov.


NLN Pre-Admission Exam (PAX)
The NLN Pre-Admission Exam (PAX) exam will be taken remotely for entrance into the Nursing program. Online testing will be proctored by Proctor360. The cost is $68.50.

NLN PAX Exam Prep Online
NLN PAX Prep is only available through the online NLN Student Store. You must create an account with NLN for access to the NLN study guide.
If you have any questions - please contact NLN Technical Support as follows:
Telephone: 800-732-8656 Ext. 2
Office hours: Monday - Friday 8 am - 4 pm central time or email at: studenthelp@nln.org


Academic Advisement for the Nursing Department

Nursing students are members of the Health Related Sciences Academy. If you need assistance, please refer to the Health Related Sciences Academy web page listed under the Academics menu.

Please bring your Student Advisement Degree Audit Formopens in a new window. Clinical Nursing Students currently enrolled in NU-101, NU-102, NU-201, or NU-202 must see their Clinical Instructor for advisement.

Campus Cultural Centers

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Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

The KHC uses the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

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QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

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QCC Art Gallery

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.