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ACEN Accreditation

The Associate Nursing Progrm 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


FALL 2021

CUNY has been notified that some clinical and field placement sites are requiring students to provide documentation of COVID vaccination as part of the necessary clearance requirements. Students are strongly encouraged to consider COVID vaccination as it may potentially impact required program placements.

If you need a COVID vaccine, please check https://vaccinefinder.nyc.gov/ for available appointments in your area. In addition, CUNY has vaccine sites operating at the following campuses: City College, Lehman College, Medgar Evers College, Queensborough Community College and York College. If you encounter any difficulty obtaining a timely appointment, please contact a faculty member or your Department Chair for assistance.

Faculty will explore all alternatives, as available, for those students who choose not to be vaccinated. If no suitable alternatives are available, this may result in delay in progression in the program.


The E-Pax-RN Exam must be completed by October 10, 2021 and submitted with your application.

The NLN E-PAX Exam will be taken remotely for entrance into the Nursing program. Testing will be remotely through Examity with a live proctor. The cost is $80. 


NLN PAX 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. opens in a new window
If you have any questions please contact NLN at 800-732-8656.

The Nursing Department will be accepting applications for the Spring 2022 Semester October 12- October 22, 2021.

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.

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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.