Personal tools
Log in

Navigation

Nursing

Contact Information

Technology Center
Room 8210
845-574-4474

Hours of Operation

  • Mon - Fri: 9 am - 5 pm

Nursing

School of Nursing, Health and Wellness

The application cycle for Fall 2020 has concluded. Nursing Program applications will be accepted from August 1st to October 15th for the Spring 2021 semester.

Essential campus facilities will remain open and conduct business virtually until further notice. Information and updates may be found on the College’s web page at https://www.sunyrockland.edu/.

The Nursing Office may be reached at nursing@sunyrockland.edu.

We hope that you and your family stay well during the COVID-19 crisis.

ATI TEAS® Exam

The ATI TEAS® exam for RCC students applying to the Nursing Program will be held remotely (off campus) on June 24th and September 15th, 21st, 23rd, and 29th at 9:00 am.

ATI is partnering with Proctorio to virtually proctor TEAS exams. Proctorio is a remote proctoring platform.

Please read each attachment prior to registering for the TEAS exam.

  1. Student Quick Start Guide (which includes technical requirements). Follow the directions step by step to set up for the trial exam/dry run. Take it slowly and please read everything. This video will also help to familiarize yourself with the Proctorio process.
  2. How to Create an ATI Account for the TEAS Assessment


Technical Requirements: It is pertinent that you meet all technical requirements prior to registering for the TEAS. If you run into technical issues the day of the exam, you will need to reschedule for another date when you can meet those technical requirements.

  • Microphone: Any microphone, either internal or external
  • Webcam: 320x240 VGA resolution (minimum) internal or external
  • Desktop or laptop computer (NO iPads, tablets, or phones are to be used) with the ability to download Google Chrome. You will not be able to take the proctored assessment with any other browser.
  • Have a school or government-issued ID card available.
  • Ensure your internet speed is between 0.5 - 1 Mbps. You can test your internet speed using www.speedtest.net.
  • Find a full list of ATI's technical requirements at atitesting.com/technical-requirements


See the Student Quick Start Guide / ATI Remote Proctoring with Proctorio

The cost of the TEAS at RCC is $108.

To register, see How to Create an ATI Account for the TEAS Assessment.

TEAS “dry run” assessments (3-5 questions) will be held 24 hours prior to the scheduled exam for students to ensure they will be able to log in the following day. Registered students will receive emailed instructions the week prior to the “dry run.”

ATI may be reached at 1-800-667-7531 if you need additional information.

For information on testing accommodations, contact Accessibility Services at accessibility@sunyrockland.edu. “Accommodation Letters” must be forwarded to nursing@sunyrockland.edu at least 7 days prior to the scheduled exam.

Why Study Nursing?

Registered Nurses (RNs) provide and coordinate patient care, educate patients and the public about various health conditions, and provide advice and emotional support to patients and their family members.

The RCC Nursing Program prepares students for a career as a Registered Nurse. Students complete required nursing course work as well as the general education courses required for students who want to continue their education at a four-year institution.

Licensure

The Nursing Program is licensed by the New York State Education Department,
89 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12234, www.nysed.gov.

Accreditation

The Nursing Program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326, www.acenursing.org.

RCC Nursing NCLEX Pass Rates 2016 - 2020


2020 2019 201820172016
% passed 100% 1st Q 98.36% 96.30% 98.68% 89.23%


Quick Links

Nursing Forms / Files