Health Occupations

Adult Education

6678 County Rd 32

Norwich, NY 13815

607-335-1439

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Nurse Assisting PROGRAM INFORMATION

Practical Nursing PROGRAM INFORMATION

Phlebotomy Technician PROGRAM INFORMATION

The DCMO BOCES Health Occupations programs have many opportunities to prepare you to enter the field of healthcare careers in the region. The first step to begin your journey is to join us for an Informational session listed below to discuss your needs, financial requirements and the commitment needed from students to complete one of our programs. Choose the best date for you and reserve your spot by clicking the registration link to the left. Our team will prepare for your visit and will provide you information and resources. You can also reach us via the Program Contact Information listed at the bottom of this page.

VIRTUAL INFORMATIONAL SESSIONS ARE HELD MONTHLY @

10:00 am

AVAILABLE DATES:

(Please Pre-register using the button to the left)

Wednesday September 22nd

Wednesday October 13th

Tuesday November 9th

Thursday December 9th

Upcoming Classes:

Registration for the DCMO BOCES School of Practical Nursing Program beginning in the Fall of 2022 will begin this winter check back for updates.

The first step in the application process is to get registered for a

TEAS pre-entrance exam.

Upcoming TEAS exam dates:

  • TBD

TEAS Information

The TEAS exam consists of four sections: all sections are completed via computer at our Chenango campus in the library.
1. Reading: paragraph comprehension, passage comprehension, and inferences/conclusions (Time: 64 minutes / 53 questions)2. Math: whole numbers, metric conversion, fractions, decimals, algebraic equations, percentages and ratio/proportion (Time: 54 minutes /36 questions)3. Science: science reasoning, science knowledge, biology, chemistry, basic physical principals and general science (Time: 63 minutes /53 questions)4. English and Language Usage: punctuation, grammar, sentence structure, contextual words and spelling (Time: 28 minutes / 28 questions)
Applications for the program and testing can be obtained by e-mailing the Coordinator of Health Occupations Heather Montgomery, BSN, RN at montgomh@dcmoboces.com
You can return the completed application and non-refundable exam fee of $95 to DCMO BOCES, Adult Education, School of Practical Nursing, 6678 County Rd 32, Norwich, NY 13815. Check or Money Order can be made out to DCMO BOCES. Please do not send cash with your application. If you prefer you can also pay by VISA or MasterCard over the phone by calling our Adult Education Department at 607-335-1210. Testing will be provided on a first come first serve basis as there are a limited number of seats available for each exam. No exam seats will be held without payment of the exam fee.

Please contact: Heather Montgomery, BSN, RN, Coordinator of Health Occupations for further information @ montgomh@dcmoboces.com

Practical Nursing Program Information:

Location: Alan D Pole Campus

Chenango Center

6678 County Rd 32

Norwich, NY 13815

Schedule: This is a Full Time 10 Month program which begins yearly in September and ends in June

Days/Times:

  • Classes run Monday through Friday

  • Classroom 0830-1500

  • Clinical 0700-1500 (Days and times can Vary)

Clinical Locations:

  • UHS Chenango Memorial Hospital and Affiliates

  • Chase Memorial Nursing Home

  • NYS Vets Home at Oxford

  • Delhi Rehabilitation

  • Norwich Rehabilitation

  • Bassett Medical Center

Classes which are part of the Course:

  • Anatomy & Physiology

  • Fundamentals of Nursing

  • Geriatrics

  • Nutrition

  • Maternity

  • Medication Math

  • Pediatrics

  • Growth & Development

  • Mental Health

  • Medical Surgical Nursing & Pharmacology

Tuition Cost: $14,500 (inclusive of below)

  • Text Books

  • All needed Medical Supplies

  • Nursing Uniform

      • Shoes

      • Stethoscope

      • Nursing Watch

***Registration is open for our upcoming Phlebotomy Class !!

Classes Begin: Monday 12/6/2021

Classes will be Monday and Wednesday evenings from 4pm - 8pm until approximately January 19th.

Tuition $1450 (all inclusive)

Classes will be held at the Alan D. Pole Campus in Norwich, NY

Contact Heather Montgomery, BSN, RN, Coordinator of Health Occupations at montgomh@dcmoboces.com to schedule a time for registration.





Nurse Assisting Class anticipated Start Date January 2022!

Recent Graduating Classes:



Congratulations to our most recent Phlebotomy Graduates from our Spring 2021 Class

  • Scotia Craver

  • Leslie Joscelyn

  • Megan Kelly

  • Jeremy Loveland

  • Nasharea Richins

  • Ashley Tewksbury

  • Kim Vanderweert

  • Robin Wilbur

  • Robyn Young

Congratulations to our most recent Certified Nursing Assistant Graduates who passed their State Exam!


Gina Buffa

Kathryn Gardner

Virginia Mckeraghan

Sadie Migdal

Regina Mills

Gabrielle Sutherland

Sheri Teeple

DCMO BOCES SCHOOL OF PRACTICAL NURSING CLASS OF 2020 GRADUATES

DCMO BOCES SCHOOL OF PRACTICAL NURSING CLASS OF 2019 GRADUATES

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Program Contact Information:

Heather Montgomery, BSN, RN

Coordinator of Health Occupations

6678 St Hwy 12

Norwich, NY 13815

Ph 607-335-1439

Fx 607-334-9828