Wayne-Finger Lakes BOCES School of Practical Nursing, located in Newark, New York, offers residents of Ontario and Rochester counties the opportunity to study practical nursing. The school is part of the Board of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES) that provides career and educational services for 25 school districts and for the Counties of Ontario, Wayne, Yates and Seneca. The school is dedicated to providing residents of its service area access to career opportunities through short term, high quality training in the field of nursing.
Wayne-Finger Lakes BOCES School of Practical Nursing provides a short term, in depth education in nursing, that allows any individual who completes the program to enter employment as a practical nurse. The program takes approximately 1,200 hours to complete, and combines classroom study with laboratory work and clinical experience useful for perfecting methods and techniques used in the field. Graduates will be able to take the state licensure exam.
Admissions and Financial Aid
Any individual that is at least 18 years of age or has a high school diploma or equivalent and desires a career in nursing may enroll at Wayne-Finger Lakes BOCES School of Practical Nursing. Students will be required to pay tuition, which includes uniforms, supplies, textbooks and licensing fees. Financial aid is available in the form of grants offered by the BOCES for eligible students and may be applied for online through the systems website.
The programs listed below are some of the programs offered by Wayne Finger Lakes BOCES – School of Practical Nursing. The list may differ from current programs, for a complete list of what is being offered students can visit the school's website.
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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (1,125 Hours)
The licensed practical nurse (LPN) program takes about twelve months for most students to complete.
- Tuition estimate is $18,000*
- 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
More details and school listings are available through our licensed practical nurse (LPN) Programs profile page.
*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.
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||95%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||86%||$6,633|
|Receiving Student Loans||90%||$9,824|
Other Healthcare or Nursing Schools
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Wayne Finger Lakes BOCES – School of Practical Nursing.
- Marion S Whelan School of Nursing of Geneva General Hospital in Geneva, NY (12 miles away)
- Cayuga Onondaga BOCES - Practical Nursing Program in Auburn, NY (25 miles away)
- Isabella G Hart School of Practical Nursing in Rochester, NY (28 miles away)
- Syracuse City Schools Practical Nursing Program in Syracuse, NY (47 miles away)
- Genesee Valley BOCES - Practical Nursing Program in Batavia, NY (58 miles away)