Training for a Nursing Career in High School

Training for a Nursing Career in High School

Mon, 08/27/2018 - 3:10pm - Wed, 01/01/2020 - 5:10pm

You can train for an nursing career while still in high school.

Exploring nursing and medical careers can begin in high school through career technical education. The program allows training while in high school, and gaining work experience through internships and co-ops to gain their certification. 75% of graduates go on to work part-time and further medical training to become LPNs or RNs through 2 year and 4 year training programs. Programs are also available as part of Adult Education, community college and college/university programs. See connected careers, salaries, job postings and training programs below.

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Training Programs in High School

Monroe 2 BOCES

Genesee Valley BOCES

Monroe 1 BOCES Eastern Monroe Career Center

Wayne Finger Lakes BOCES

Training Programs in Adult Education

Monroe 2 BOCES Center for Workforce Development

Genesee Valley BOCES

Monroe 1 BOCES: Can attend high school level classes (see above)

Wayne Finger Lakes BOCES 

Rochester City District: OACES Nurses Aide/Assistant Program

Rochester Educational Opportunity Center (SUNY Brockport): Health Careers Including CNA and LPN 

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