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Practical Nurse Program

Orange-Ulster BOCES Practical Nurse Program
 
Patricia Trask-Huggins, Team Leader/Adult Practical Nurse Program
Regional Education Center at Arden Hill
4 Harriman Drive 
Goshen, NY  10924
845-781-4642
 
 
Interested in earning $45,000/year? You can become a Licensed Practical Nurse in as little as 10  months. Classes begin in September. Get started today...

The Practical Nurse program can provide many opportunities for employment: hospitals, nursing homes, clinics, physicians’ offices or home health agencies. The program adheres to NYS approved curriculum. The Orange-Ulster BOCES PN Program is approved for 1104 hours of instruction. Successful course completion is required to be eligible to sit for the Practical Nursing State Board exam. Admissions to the PN programs are competitive.

STEP 1. INFORMATION SESSION: REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED. ATTEND ONE OF THE FOLLOWING SESSIONS THAT IS CONVENIENT FOR YOU. PLEASE ARRIVE 15 MINUTES EARLY. SEATING IS LIMITED TO THE FIRST 50 PEOPLE.  PHOTO ID IS REQUIRED. INFORMATION SESSIONS WILL BE HELD AT THE REGIONAL EDUCATION CENTER AT ARDEN HILL, 4 HARRIMAN DRIVE, GOSHEN, NY 10924*
 
*Parking for the information session is to the left in the bottom lot closest to the main road. 
 
DATE TIME
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 9:00 am - 11:00 am
**Thursday, March 16, 2017 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 9:00 am - 11:00 am
**Thursday, May 11, 2017 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 9:00 am - 11:00 am
**EVENING SESSION
 
Financial Aid information will be provided at the information session.
 
STEP 2. TABE TEST: Offered Wednesdays at our Adult Learning Centers. Please arrive 15 minutes early.
Truman Moon School, 53 Bedford Avenue, Middletown, NY
Or
SUNY Orange Campus, 1 Washington Center, Newburgh, NY
Dates and times will be provided at the information session.

STEP 3. TEAS TEST: Offered at the Regional Education Center at Arden Hill, 4 Harriman Drive, Goshen, NY. Test takes approximately 4 hours.
**Must have passed the TABE (or be a college graduate) & registered, to take TEAS**

STEP 4. INTERVIEW AND REGISTER: Final step before acceptance.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION PLEASE CALL 845-781-4642

2016-2017 Practical Nurse Handbook

Program entrance requirements:

High-school graduate or GED
Attend PN Information Session (registration NOT required)
Successful completion of the TABE test
Successful completion of the TEAS
$250 non-refundable registration fee (MasterCard, Visa or money order)
Interview with Team Leader
Submit a completed physical exam (prior to entry to class)
Provide a current immunization record
Two professional references (forms provided at the interview)
Valid American Heart Association Healthcare Provider CPR card (Adult, Infant & Children)

Classes follow a traditional school calendar, Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8a-3p. 
Tuition: Full-Time: Approximately $13,200
Approximate cost of books, uniforms & fees: $1,000.00

* Click on the link below for more information about the required books for the program.

Complete Books

Net Price Calculator
 
Gainful Employment Disclosure - Full Time
 
Gainful Employment Disclosure - Part Time
 
For information about Financial Aid, contact Lisa Scott 781-4363 x10805 or lisa.scott@ouboces.org
 
To complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), please click on the link below:

FAFSA

2015-2016 Full-Time Completion Rate:
Enrolled: 38
Graduated within normal time: 34

2015-2016 Part-time Completion Rate:
Enrolled:  25            
Graduated within normal time:  19


2014-2015 Full-Time Completion Rate:
Enrolled: 31
Graduated within normal time: 29

2014-2015 Part-time Completion Rate:
Enrolled:  19            
Graduated within normal time: 15  


Job Placement*
2015 Graduates: 45    
Related Employment: 28
Unrelated Employment: 0
Continued Education: 4
Military:0
Not seeking employment:    0
Unemployed or Unknown:     13
 
2014 Graduates: 50
Related Employment: 41
Unrelated Employment: 2
Continued Education: 2
Military: 0
Not seeking employment: 3
Unemployed or Unknown: 2
 

*Data is collected within 6 months of graduation.

Median Loan Debt
Title IV Loan Debt:

    2015-2016   $10,094
    2014-2015   $10,275
    2013-2014   $9,027

 

Private Education Loan Debt: N/A*
Institutional Finance Plan: N/A**

*No students have taken private loans
**Not available at this institution
 

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