RN Programs in Syracuse, New York

Get your RN degree in Syracuse, New York - online & campus-based options available.

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Registered Nurse Degree Info

Which schools offer Syracuse RN Programs?

RN programs (both campus-based & online RN courses) are medical training programs offered by universities, vocational or technical schools, and community or junior colleges. Some hospitals even offer registered nursing training as an RN diploma.

How do I become an licensed RN?

Each state sets its own RN licensure requirements. In order to earn your RN license, you must pass the NCLEX® examination. The NCLEX® is a comprehensive nursing exam that can only be taken by graduates of nursing programs approved by your state's board of nursing.

Do I need to complete an LPN program before I go to college to get an RN Degree?

No you don't need to complete LPN training before you can get your RN license. An accredited RN Associate Degree program takes 2 years. You can earn your RN Diploma in 3 years. (BSN - 4 years, RN to BSN degrees can be 2-3 years).

Are There Free Nursing Schools in Syracuse?

The education necessary to become an RN is valuable, and registered nurses make really good money in New York. However, students can lower the cost of RN school with financial aid. There are numerous grants and nursing school scholarships in New York. They might not make your RN degree free but it can at least be more affordable.

Contact one of the accredited nursing schools listed here to get information about the financial aid you qualify for. Find out more about online nursing schools in New York.

RN Job Description

Registered nurses (RNs), regardless of specialty or work setting, treat patients, educate patients and the public about various medical conditions, and provide advice and emotional support to patients' family members. RNs record patients' medical histories and symptoms, help perform diagnostic tests and analyze results, operate medical machinery, administer treatment and medications, and help with patient follow-up and rehabilitation.

RN Schools Near You & Online Near Syracuse, New York

Onondaga Community College

  • 4585 West Seneca Turnpike Syracuse, NY 13215
    Programs: ADN, Health Information Management-Associate, LPN, RN
    (315) 498-2622

Syracuse University

  • Syracuse University Syracuse, NY 13244
    Programs: BSN, RN
    (315) 443-1870

Crouse Hospital School of Nursing

  • 765 Irving Avenue Syracuse, NY 13210
    Programs: ADN, RN
    (315) 470-7481

St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center

  • 206 Prospect Avenue Syracuse, NY 13203
    Programs: ADN, RN, RN to BSN
    (315) 448-5040

Le Moyne College

Cayuga County Community College

  • 197 Franklin Street Auburn, NY 13021
    Programs: ADN, RN
    (315) 255-1743

SUNYC of Technology at Morrisville

Tompkins Cortland Community College

St Elizabeth Medical Center

  • 2209 Genesee St. Utica, NY 13501
    Programs: ADN, Radiography, RN
    (315) 798-8100

Mohawk Valley Community College

  • 1101 Sherman Drive Utica, NY 13501
    Programs: ADN, CNA, Health Information Management-Associate, RN
    (315) 792-5400

Utica College

Finger Lakes Community College

Broome Community College

Binghamton University

  • 4400 Vestal Parkway East Binghamton, NY 13902
    Programs: Accelerated BSN, BSN, BSN to DNP, Family Nurse Practitioner - certificate, MSN, Nursing PhD, RN, RN to BSN, RN to MSN
    (607) 777-2000

Jefferson Community College

St. John Fisher College

Nazareth College

Hartwick College

Elmira College

Arnot Ogden Medical Center

  • 600 Roe Avenue Elmira, NY 14905
    Programs: Radiography, RN
    (607) 737-4100

Monroe Community College

  • 1000 East Henrietta Road Rochester, NY 14623
    Programs: ADN, EMT Paramedic, Health Information Management-Associate, Radiography, RN
    (585) 292-2000

Corning Community College

University of Rochester

  • 601 Elmwood Ave. Rochester, NY 14642
    Programs: Accelerated BSN, Accelerated MSN, BSN, BSN to DNP, Clinical Nurse Leader, DNP, Family Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner - certificate, Nursing PhD, Pediatric Nursing, Psych Nursing - Certificate, Psychiatric Nursing, RN, RN to BSN, RN to MSN
    (585) 275-2121

Roberts Wesleyan College

SUNY College of Technology

SUC at Brockport

Fulton – Montgomery Community College

SUNY College of Technology

  • 10 Upper College Drive Alfred, NY 14802
    Programs: ADN, CNA, Health Information Management-Associate, RN
    (800) 425-3733