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Eastern Suffolk School of Practical Nursing

HEGIS Codes: 5209.2
CIP Code: 51.3901  

For more than 50 years, Eastern Suffolk School of Practical Nursing has prepared students for a rewarding career in the health care industry.  The Practical Nursing Program at Eastern Suffolk BOCES is a non-credit-bearing certificate program leading to eligibility for the licensure examination and PN licensure.  This program includes classroom theory, theoretical knowledge, and clinical experiences to prepare students to take the NCLEX-PN for licensure as a Practical Nurse and the opportunity to pursue advanced college training.  

Total Hours: 1,260
Location: 100 Second Ave., Brentwood, NY 11717  

The Eastern Suffolk School of Practical Nursing offers the following programs each September:

  • An 11-month, full-time day program which meets September through August, M-F from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • A 17-month, part-time evening program which meets September through June, M-Th from 6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. AND the following September through March, M-F from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • A part-time day program is available to seniors enrolled in the high schools of the first supervisory district which meets September through June, M-F from 7:45 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. OR 12:00 noon to 2:30 p.m. at the Bixhorn Technical Center in Bellport, NY; AND will meet the following September through March, M-F from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. for Level II post secondary at the Adult Education Center in Brentwood.

Did You Know?
According to NursingProcess.org, the Practical Nursing Program at Eastern Suffolk BOCES is ranked among the best 20 Practical Nursing schools in New York State.  

Did You Know?
Students that attend the adult Practical Nursing Program at Eastern Suffolk BOCES have a greater chance of passing the PN NCLEX on their first attempt than students who attend other schools in New York State.  

For more Information, contact:

Practical Nursing Program
100 Second Ave.
Brentwood, NY 11717
631-233-4450

Andrea Pekar
Program Administrator 
apekar@esboces.org 


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