Among the top nursing schools in New York are New York University, Columbia University and the University of Rochester, according to US News & World Report. Each program enables students to earn a master's degree.
New York University is the sixth best nursing school on the list and has a tuition of roughly $36,200 per year, as of 2015. About 600 students are in the program. Columbia University is the 11th on the list, and each credit is about $1,400. Columbia University has about 500 students in the program. The University of Rochester is 30th on the list, and tuition is about $24,000 per year. Roughly 175 people attend this program.