Nursing student and a professor working on a patientLearn the skills you need for a career in the fast-growing health care industry. Participate in a supervised clinical experience as part of your program. Graduates of the program find job opportunities in long-term care facilities, home health agencies, hospitals and medical clinics.

Get Hands-on Training

  • Basic nursing care
  • Needs across the lifespan, with special focus on the elderly
  • Anatomical systems and aging
  • Activities for daily living
  • Nutrition
  • Oral and written reports
  • Online and paper documentation

Earn Certifications/Licenses

Show your commitment to your profession. Certifications and licenses can lead to better job opportunities. We offer:

  • Preparation for New York State Nursing Home Aide Certification

Start Your New Career

  • Work with our Career Services team to develop your resume and prep for interviews
  • Attend job fairs
  • Connect with employers who need your skills
  • Secure your job!

What do I need to get started?

To enter the program, a qualifying score on the TABE (Test for Adult Basic Education) is required. Contact the EOC and start working toward your goal today.

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Contact the EOC

Fax: (518) 273-1919


431 River Street, Troy, NY 12180

Albany Center for Education
30 North Russell Road (Second Floor), Albany, NY 12206

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