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Hudson Valley Community College Offers Courses in Albany This Fall

CONTACT: Eric Bryant (518) 629-8072
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Thursday, June 17, 2010

Hudson Valley Community College will offer several college-level courses in the City of Albany this fall. Classes begin on Sept. 13 and run through Dec. 22.

Courses are offered at the college's Albany Extension Site at 175 Central Avenue include: "Business Law I," "Personal Computer Concepts and Applications I," "English Composition I," "English Composition II," "Western Civilization and the World," "Human Development and the Family," "Problems of Adolescence," "Elementary Algebra I," "Intermediate Algebra," "Real World Mathematics," "College Algebra With Trigonometry," "General Psychology," and "Sociology."

Courses offered at Albany High School include: "Introduction to Criminal Justice," "Intermediate Algebra," " General Psychology," "English Composition I" and "Spanish Language and Culture I."

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

Tuition is $426 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 associate 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 13,000 students, and is known as a leader in distance learning initiatives and workforce training. Hudson Valley has more than 65,000 alumni.