Monroe College's Bronx campus is an ideal urban campus located in the bustling Fordham section.
Located in downtown New Rochelle, the Monroe College New Rochelle campus is nestled in a diverse, thriving suburban community in Westchester County.
The scenic Monroe College St. Lucia campus in Barnard Hill Castries on the Caribbean island of St. Lucia combines the best of many worlds.
Monroe's Queens Extension Center is located in the heart of downtown Flushing, a vibrant and ethnically mixed district of Queens.
Students who complete a Monroe nursing programs will find a well-documented need for their skills and abilities.
Employment of licensed practical nurses (LPN) is projected to grow 16% from 2014 to 2024. * As the baby-boom population ages, the overall need for healthcare services will increase. LPNs will be needed in residential care facilities and in home health environments to care for geriatric patients, and they will continue to be in demand in clinics, physicians' offices and private homes.
Similarly, for those Monroe graduates earning an AAS degree in nursing, employment of registered nurses is also projected to grow – 16% from 2014 to 2024.* Registered nurses work in hospitals, physicians' offices, home healthcare services and nursing care facilities. Others work in correctional facilities, schools, clinics, or serve in the military. Some nurses move frequently, traveling in the United States and throughout the world to help care for patients in places where there are not enough healthcare workers.