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Nursing (A.A.S.)

Clinical Experience

The Nursing program involves the student in lecture and discussion classes, as well as independent learning experiences. The clinical aspects of this program include closely correlated theory and practice at:

Students may also practice in other health and educational resources within the community. Students are responsible for providing their own transportation to the college and health agencies. Hospital hours may run anytime between 7 a.m. and 11:30 p.m.


Directions to Clinical Sites

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Ave., Albany, NY 12208

From Troy: take 787 South to Madison Avenue exit.
Go straight on Madison to New Scotland Ave.
Make a left onto New Scotland Avenue and go to the traffic light in front of the hospital.
Make a left onto Holland Avenue and continue for one block.
Make a right onto Notre Dame Drive and go to the end to the shuttle lot.
Park there and shuttle bus will bring you to the hospital.

Albany Memorial Hospital
600 Northern Boulevard Albany, NY, 12204

From Troy: follow 787 S to I-90 West. Exit from I-90 West at Exit 6 Loudonville.
At the end of the ramp turn left at the traffic light.
Continue straight through the next traffic light, then at the following light turn left.
The hospital is on your left.
Park in the Staff Parking Lot on the right side of Albany Shaker Road.

Albany VA Medical Center
113 Holland Avenue, Albany, NY 12208

Take 787 to exit 3B/US-20 W. Madison Avenue/Post of Albany.
Continue on Madison Ave. approximately 0.2 miles and turn left on Pearle St.
Go 0.3 miles on Pearle St. and turn right on Morton Avenue.
Go 0.8 mile bear right onto Holland Avenue.
Go 0.5 miles on Holland Arrive at 113 Holland Avenue.

Capital District Psychiatric Center (CDPC)
75 New Scotland Avenue, Albany, NY 12208-3474

From Troy: Take 787 South (Albany). Exit at Madison Avenue.
Proceed approximately one mile on Madison Avenue.
Take a left onto New Scotland Avenue. Go three blocks. CDPC will be on your right.

Ellis Hospital
1101 Nott Street Schenectady, NY 12308

Day students may not park in the garage.
Evening students may park in the garage.

Directions to Ellis’s Parking Lot on Hillside Avenue
1. From Rexford Bridge/Rt. 146 or Aqueduct Rd.
2. Turn right after fridge on the Aqueduct Rd.
3. Turn left onto Van Vranken Ave.
4. Turn left onto Wood Street
5. Turn left onto Kailbug Rd.
6. Right onto Hillside Ave.
7. Left onto parking lot access road
OR
1. Go straight at light up Balltown Rd./Rt. 146
2. Turn right onto Providence Ave.
3. Turn right onto Hillside Ave.
4. Turn right on access road.

From Rt. 7/Rt. 146
1. Turn right onto Balltown Rd./Rt. 146
2. Turn left onto Providence Ave.
3. Turn right onto Hillside Ave
4. Turn right on access road.

From Union St.
1. Turn onto Wendell Ave.
2. Turn left onto Hillside Ave.
3. Turn right on access road

Pathways Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
1805 Providence Avenue, Niskayuna, NY 12309

From Troy: Take 787 North to exit 9W. Merge onto NY-7 west towards I 87/Schenectady/Saratoga Springs.
Keep left at fork and follow signs for NY-7 West.
Turn right at NY-7 West/Troy Schenectady Road.
Turn right at Balltown Road. Turn left at Providence Avenue.

St. Peter's Hospital
315 S. Manning Blvd., 12208

From Troy: Follow 787 proceed to Interstate 90, Buffalo Exit
Proceed on I-90 to Exit 4, which is cross town arterial
Remain on this arterial until Krumkill road Exit.
At the stop sign turn left over bridge and then turn right.
This highway leads into New Scotland Ave
Turn left and St. Peter’s Hospital is approximately two blocks away.

Samaritan Hospital
2215 Burdett Avenue, Troy, NY 12180

From Troy: Take US 4 East. Turn right at Burden Avenue. Slight right at 4th Street.
Turn right at Federal Street. Slight left at Peoples Avenue. Turn left at Burdett Avenue.

Saratoga Hospital
211 Church Street, Saratoga, NY 12866

From the North
Take I-87 south to Exit 15 and turn right at the stoplight, onto Route 50. Follow Route 50 south to the intersection of Broadway (Route 50) and VanDam Street. Take the right-hand "fork" onto VanDam Street and follow it as it merges with Church Street. Go west three blocks to Saratoga Hospital.
From the South
Take I-87 North to Exit 15 and turn left at the stoplight, onto Route 50. Follow Route 50 south to the intersection of Broadway (Route 50) and VanDam Street. Take the right-hand "fork" onto VanDam Street and follow it as it merges with Church Street. Go west three blocks to Saratoga Hospital.
From the East
Take Route 29 west into Saratoga Springs. Route 29 becomes Lake Avenue within the city limits. After crossing Broadway, Lake Avenue changes to Church Street. Go west 9 blocks to Saratoga Hospital.
From the West
Take Route 9N east into Saratoga Springs. Route 9N becomes Church Street within the city limits. After the intersection of Church Street and West Avenue, go east 1 block to Saratoga Hospital.
Or
Take Route 29 east into Saratoga Springs. At the intersection of Route 29 and West Avenue, turn left. Go north on West Avenue until the street ends at a stoplight at Route 9N and West Avenue. Turn right, and go east 1 block to Saratoga Hospital.

Seton Health System (St. Mary's Hospital)
1300 Massachusetts Ave. Troy, NY 12180

From Albany: follow Route 787, to the Collar City Bridge
Follow signs to Route 7 east-Proceed over the Collar City Bridge to 15th Street.
Turn left on 15th Proceed to Massachusetts Avenue (about four blocks).
The hospital is on your left.
Park in the first lot on your right as you enter the drive in the staff lot.

Van Rensselaer Manor
85 Bloomingrove Drive, Troy NY 12180

From HVCC: take Rt. 4, turn onto Williams Road (just south of HVCC).
Once on Williams Road take an immediate right turn onto Bloomingrove Drive.
Turn left into Van Rensselaer Manor and park at the distant end of the parking lot.