Friday, May 16, 2014
SYRACUSE, N.Y. – St. Joseph’s Hospital College of Nursing will hold its 114th annual graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 18, at 12 p.m. at the SRC Arena & Event Center, Onondaga Community College campus, Syracuse.
The associate degree in applied science with a major in nursing will be conferred on 83 students. 74 have completed the school’s Weekday Option and 9 have completed the Weekend Option. Students participating in St. Joseph’s Dual Degree Partnership with Le Moyne College will receive their associate’s degree in nursing from St. Joseph’s and then continue their studies at Le Moyne, receiving their bachelor’s degree.
Media are invited to cover the graduation ceremony. Contact is Nicole Blumin, assistant dean for students at the college.
St. Joseph’s College of Nursing is accredited by its professional nursing accreditor, the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) and the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market St., Philadelphia, P.A. 19104, (267) 284-5000. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. For more information, visit www.sjhcon.org or call 315-448-5040.
St. Joseph’s College of Nursing at St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center does not discriminate in the administration of educational policies or programs, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs, and other school-administered programs. The College’s non-discrimination policy is inclusive of, but not limited to, race, age, color, national or ethnic origin, marital status, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran/military status, religion, disability, or political ideology.