Practical Nursing


Launch Your Career As A Licensed Practical Nurse Today!


Thank you for your interest in our program.  We have closed admissions for the 2022-2023 school year.


Please check back in October for placement exam test dates for the 2023-2024 school year or if you prefer you can request an Informational Packet on our Admissions Page and we will send it to you when we next begin admissions.


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The Wayne-Finger Lakes BOCES Practical Nursing Program is a 1125 clock hours program that prepares students for licensure as a practical nurse. For more information:

Download the Catalog/handbook below.

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Wayne-Finger Lakes BOCES Practical Nursing Program is celebrating graduating Practical Nurses for over 60 YEARS!

Celebrating 60 years

Contact Information
Phone: 315-332-7374
Fax: 315-332-7364

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Did you Know?

The Wayne-Finger Lakes BOCES School of Practical Nursing is accredited by the New York State Dept. of Education, Office of the Professions, 89 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12234-1000

Practical Nursing Program CIP (Classification of Instructional Program) Code: 51.3901

Practical Nursing Program HEGIS (The Higher Education General Information Survey) Code:  5209.20

Program Outcomes

Class of 2017-2018 (September 2017 - August 2018)

  • Number of Students Enrolled:  148
  • Number of Students Completing:  114
  • 77% Overall Graduation Rate
  • 94% Overall Job Placement Rate