BMCC nursing students also have the opportunity to participate in NYC hospital externship programs.
NYC Hospital Experience
The extern program give student nurses the opportunity to gain added clinical experiences and exposure to a hospital environment. Conferences and seminars that enhance nursing content knowledge may be included.
Woodhull Hospital Externship
Students who have graduated from the BMCC Nursing program are eligible for externships at Woodhull Hospital in Brooklyn, NY. Extern programs at Woodhull are held twice a year, beginning in January and June.
Bellevue Hospital Externship
Bellevue Hospital in Manhattan provides externship opportunities for Nursing school graduates as do other hospitals in the New York City area.
Where possible, students should try to participate in the externship program. Besides the experiences gained, the summer position enhances the graduate's ability to obtain a job upon completion of the program.
NOTE: All students are advised that wearing the school's uniform while engaging in the summer extern program is prohibited.