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Registered Nurse

Train for a career as a Registered Nurse at Swedish Institute!

If you have a passion for helping others and want to make a real difference in their lives, consider a Nursing career.

The Nursing program at Swedish Institute prepares students for the NCLEX-RN licensure exam to achieve an RN licensure and enter this in-demand profession. Successful completion of this program results in an Associate in Applied Science degree (AAS).

Employment of Registered Nurses is projected to grow 15% from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations! **

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What our Graduates Say:

"My experience at Swedish was flawless from start to finish. For this, I give credit to the highly motivated and dedicated staff, from the admissions office all the way to the president. I want to especially thank Ms. Hillory Thorpe -- professor, adviser, veteran and now Dean of the Nursing program -- for believing in me."



"I would highly recommend Swedish Institute, I can really say that it has prepared me a great deal for practice as a nurse and for my future."



"Life is what you make it. Staying true to myself and standing up for the greater good is what defines me. I am a survivor, a leader and a friend. If you want to be someone, be a nurse. Thank you Swedish!"



Why choose Swedish Institute for Registered Nursing Training?

Established in 1916

Swedish Institute has been training allied health professionals in the New York metropolitan area for over 100 years.

Practical experience and hands-on experience

provide students with an opportunity to assist and work in a variety of settings, including hospitals, doctors’ offices, and clinics.

iPad Program*

Newly enrolled students receive a fully equipped iPad with digital textbooks and useful apps, integrating modern technology for today’s careers. Your iPad graduates with you!

Extensive curriculum

that provides knowledge of anatomy, physiology, biology, nutrition, pharmacology, psychology and mental health.

Experienced faculty

brings a wealth of knowledge and experience into the classroom from their years of experience in the field.

Dedicated Career Services team

with one-on-one guidance that is available to graduates for assistance on résumé writing, mock interviews, job placement, and networking events.

Convenient location in Manhattan

Our campus is in the heart of Chelsea, just a few blocks away from Penn Station and many major subway and bus lines.

Accreditations and Registration

* Applies to full time students only.
** Bureau of Labor Statistics

Swedish Institute’s programs are registered by the New York State Education Department. Accredited by ACCSC. For important information on program costs, completion and placement rates, median debt incurred, etc., please visit