Becoming a nurse is a choice that many Americans are making, and it’s a pretty good one. The industry is in high demand and is only expected to grow throughout the decade. For those living in New York state or the surrounding area, Capital Region BOCES’ Adult Practical Nursing program is a great find.
Located in Albany, New York, the Capital Region BOCES nursing program offers full, part time, and even evening slots for their study program, which takes 1,100 hours to complete and can run anywhere from ten to eighteen months long. After completion of the program, graduates are encouraged to take the state NCLEX Practical Nursing examination, which will make them licensed practical nurses.
With a wide range of study (from microbiology to mental health nursing), access to professional and licensed instructors, and a high rate of post graduate job placement, Capital Region BOCES nursing program is certainly enticing. The entrance exam fee is $30, and the total cost of the program is $12,365.
Below is a list of the programs that may be offered at Capital Region BOCES – Adult Practical Nursing Program. Actual programs may differ from the list below, to see a full list of programs offered please visit the school's website or by phone at (518) 862-4800.
Get more information about the programs offered by Capital Region BOCES – Adult Practical Nursing Program by clicking the request information to the right.
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (1,100 Hours)
The licensed practical nurse (LPN) program takes about twelve months for most students to complete.
- Estimated tuition cost of this program is $15,000*
- The estimated cost of books or supplies required is $1,080*
- More than 100 students completed this program in the previous reported year
- The length of the licensed practical nurse (LPN) program is about 12 months
To learn more visit our licensed practical nurse (LPN) Programs profile page to obtain more details and school listings that may be beneficial to you in finding the right school.
*The posted costs for tuition, fees and supplies are determined through historical data and may not represent current costs.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||96%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||84%||$5,923|
|Receiving Student Loans||76%||$7,763|
Other Healthcare or Nursing Schools
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Capital Region BOCES – Adult Practical Nursing Program.
- Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing in Troy, NY (8 miles away)
- WSWHE BOCES Practical Nursing Program in Hudson Falls, NY (24 miles away)
- Hamilton Fulton Montgomery BOCES - Practical Nursing Program in Johnstown, NY (30 miles away)
- Ulster County BOCES - School of Practical Nursing in Port Ewen, NY (58 miles away)
- Herkimer County BOCES - Practical Nursing Program in Ilion, NY (64 miles away)