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Rochester General College of Health Careers

Community Leader in Health Care Education

The Rochester General College of Health Careers is dedicated to preparing adult learners with the knowledge, skills, and competencies necessary to pursue health careers, advanced education, and lifelong learning. We are eager to provide this education through creative pathways and partnerships.
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Nursing Associate of Applied Science Program

If you are ready to build on your skills and knowledge and take the next steps in your nursing career, apply to the Nursing Associate of Applied Science Program today! 

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Isabella Graham Hart Practical Nursing Program

The Practical Nursing Program at IGH is your first step toward nursing success and the foundation for a successful and growing career as a Licensed Practical Nurse.

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More about the College of Health Careers

  • Rochester General College of Health Careers Faculty

    Our team is focused on enhancing health care career education through creative pathways and partnerships. The Rochester General College of Health Careers is proud to offer a comprehensive, experienced faculty that is thrilled to help you on your learning journey.

    Meet Our Faculty
  • Financial Aid

    Financial affordability is an important consideration for our team and students. Learn more about tuition & fees, financial aid, scholarships, and additional resources we provide our prospective and current students.

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  • Informational Sessions

    We are thrilled to offer both in-person and virtual informational sessions on the programs at the Rochester General College of Health Careers. Sessions start promptly at 5:‚Äč00 pm. Sign up for one of our sessions at the link below!

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  • Rochester General College of Health Careers Campus

    Our private and modern facility was designed for the sole purpose of training students enrolled in health career related programs.

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  • Title IX

    Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 is a federal civil rights law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex, including sexual violence, in education programs and activities that receive federal financial assistance. Sexual harassment and acts of sexual violence such as rape, sexual assault, sexual exploitation, dating violence, domestic violence, and stalking are forms of sex discrimination prohibited by Title IX.

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Approvals and Accreditation

RGCOHC is approved by the New York State Board of Regents as a degree-granting institution. 

  • RGCOHC is approved and accredited by the New York State Education Department
  • The Nursing Programs are registered by: The University of the State of New York, The State Education Department Office of the Professions, Division of Professional Licensing Services, 89 Washington Ave., Albany, New York 12234. 
    •  Office of the Professions website
    • (518) 474-3817, ext. 280
    • Associate Degree Nursing Program HEGIS code: 5208.00
    • Isabella Graham Hart School of Practical Nursing Program HEGIS code: 5209.20

Public Notice of Upcoming Accreditation Visit by the ACEN

The Isabella Graham Hart School of Practical Nursing wishes to announce that it will host a site visit for continuing accreditation of its Practical Nursing Program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

You are invited to meet with the site visit team and share your comments about the program in person at a meeting scheduled on Wednesday, October 20th at 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm. The meeting will be held at the Rochester General College of Health Careers Campus. For those unable to attend in person, a Zoom link will be shared closer to the site visit.

Written comments are also welcome and should be submitted directly to:

Dr. Marsal Stoll, Chief Executive Officer
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
3390 Peachtree Road Northeast, Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326
Or email: [email protected]

All written comments should be received by the ACEN by October 5th, 2021.