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Hudson Valley Community College Offers Courses in Albany This Winter

CONTACT: Eric Bryant (518) 629-8072
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Monday, Dec. 8, 2008

Hudson Valley Community College will offer several college-level courses in the City of Albany this winter. Classes begin on Jan. 20 and run through May 8.

Courses are offered at the college’s Albany Extension Site at 175 Central Avenue include: “Business Law II,” “Personal Computer Concepts and Applications I,” “English Composition I,” “English Composition II,” “Introduction to African American History,” “Human Development and the Family,” “Elementary Algebra II,” “Intermediate Algebra,” “General Psychology,” “Developmental Psychology” and “Abnormal Psychology.”

Courses offered at Albany High School include: “Spanish Language and Culture II,” “Real World Mathematics,” “Interpretation of American History II,” “English Composition II” and “Diversity in Education.”

“General Psychology” will be offered at the Albany office of the Educational Opportunity Center, which is located at 30 North Russell Road.

Tuition is $360 per course for New York State residents.

For more information about these courses, call the Office of Continuing Education, Summer Sessions and Workforce Development at (518) 629-7338 or go to the college Web site,

Hudson Valley Community College offers more than 70 degree and certificate programs in four schools: Business; Engineering and Industrial Technologies; Health Sciences; and Liberal Arts and Sciences. One of 30 community colleges in the State University of New York system, Hudson Valley has an enrollment of more than 12,300 students, and is known as a leader in distance learning initiatives and workforce training. Hudson Valley has more than 65,000 alumni.