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Excelsior College ‐ Programs, Tuition, and Reviews

Excelsior College is located in Albany, NY, but also offers classes online. This school offers training in 27 qualifications, with the most reviewed qualifications being Registered Nurse (RN), BLS Certification, and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification. Time to complete this education training ranges from 3 hours to 4+ years depending on the qualification, with a median time to complete of 2 years. The cost to attend Excelsior College ranges from $2,000 to $23,000 depending on the qualification, with a median cost of $12,000. When asked how they paid for their training, most reviewers responded, "I paid for it myself".

The most commonly reported benefits of attending Excelsior College are "Flexible class hours" and "Affordable", but respondents also mentioned "Good career preparation" and "Good teachers" as notable benefits. Excelsior College has been reviewed 40 times, with an average rating of 4.30 out of 5. About 88% of reviewers would recommend Excelsior College to a friend.

School Information

7 Columbia Circle Albany, NY 12203
3 hours - 4+ years


  • Registered Nurse (RN): $5,000 - $23,000
  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering Technology: $35,000
  • Bachelor's Degree in Nuclear Engineering Technology: $12
  • BLS Certification: $13,500
  • Master's Degree in Business Administration: $20,000
  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing: $20,000
  • Standard Certificate in Music: $10,000
  • PALS Certification: $2,500
  • RN license in GA and New York State. CPR: $2,000
  • ADN and BSN: $2,000

What do students think about this program?

Top pros

Flexible class hours Mentioned in 31 reviews
Affordable Mentioned in 19 reviews
Good career preparation Mentioned in 18 reviews

Recent reviews



Flexible class hours, Good teachers, Affordable

Other comments

Very good program of study if you are in the military. The counselors really worked with me in order for me to completed my program of study. This school changed my life.



Flexible class hours, Affordable, Helpful career services, Positive environment, Good career preparation, Hands-on training

Other comments

Excellent program for someone who is already a Licensed Practical Nurse. Great for a person who has to work full time and can only go to school part time at night

Registered Nurse (RN) Questions & Answers

What do people wish they knew before earning their Registered Nurse (RN)?

2,391 people answered

“I have always been open to new other fields of Nursing for additional growth experience.”

Sept. 30, 2019

“I wish i would have gotten my Bachelor of science in nursing degree instead of my Associate's degree in Nursing.”

Sept. 30, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their Registered Nurse (RN)?

2,668 people answered

“Requires passion and devotion to the nature of the job.”

Sept. 30, 2019

“Nursing school is hard no matter where you go to school. Don't give up and study hard!”

Sept. 30, 2019
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