The Herkimer BOCES Adult Practical Nursing Program presents this site to assist those exploring the option of a practical nursing education.

Currently accepting applications for 2023

Click here to sign up and let us know you're interested in joining our adult LPN program!


Entrance testing & application deadline: Aug. 1

To take the next step in joining our program, click here to fill out our interest survey, call 315-867-2206 or send an email to

We're on the move! The Adult Practical Nursing Program is currently located at the Herkimer BOCES Remington Educational Complex at 77 E. North St. in Ilion. Construction is underway at 420 E. German St. in Herkimer, where the program will be located beginning in summer 2023.

New summer preparation program! For the first time, we are now offering the Nursing Equal Opportunity Step Up Pilot Program to help interested students who might not feel prepared to join the LPN program. Find out more at the link below.

Click below for a virtual tour of the LPN program's current location:

LPN Program Virtual Tour

Click below for updates on our soon-to-be new location:

New Location Progress Updates

Click below for info about our new summer preparation program:

Nursing Equal Opportunity Step Up Pilot Program

Herkimer BOCES Adult LPN Program is registered with: New York State Education Department, Council of Practical Nurse programs of the State of New York, NYS Board of Regents Commissioner of Vocational Education.