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Hudson Valley Community College to Offer Courses in City of Albany This Fall

CONTACT: Eric Bryant (518) 629-8072,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Monday, June 29, 2015

Thinking about going back to college? Hudson Valley Community College will offer nine different courses at two locations in Albany beginning Monday, Sept. 14.

The courses will be offered at the college’s Albany Extension Center, located at 175 Central Ave. and at the Capital South Campus Center, located at 20 Warren Street.

College-level credit-bearing courses offered at the Albany Extension Center this fall are: “English Composition I,” “English Composition II,” “Elementary Algebra,” “Intermediate Algebra” and “General Psychology.”

Courses being offered at the CSCC include: “Introduction to Criminal Justice,” “Personal Computer Concepts and Applications I,” “Real World Mathematics” and “Sociology.”

The cost is $171 per credit hour for credit courses; most courses are either three or four credits. The semester runs through Friday, Dec 18.

The college also provides credit-free training courses at the 175 Central Ave. site, including a pharmacy technician training program.

For more information about registering for these courses, contact the college’s Office of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions at (518) 629-7338.

Founded in 1953, Hudson Valley Community College offers more than 75 degree and certificate programs in four schools: Business; Engineering and Industrial Technologies; Health Science; and Liberal Arts and Sciences; and an Educational Opportunity Center for academic and career training. One of 30 community colleges in the State University of New York system, it has an enrollment of more than 12,000 students, and is known as a leader in distance learning initiatives and workforce training. Hudson Valley has more than 75,000 alumni.

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