SUNY Ulster's Driver Education program is offered at the following high schools: Kingston, Rondout Valley, New Paltz, Wallkill, Marlboro, Onteora, and Highland. The driver training program, which is approved by the New York State Education Department, is a 48-hour course. Included are six hours of behind-the-wheel instruction, 18 hours of in-car observation, 24 hours of classroom training, and orientation. Upon successful completion of the program you will receive a certificate entitling you to a Senior License at the age of 17 as well as a premium reduction with participating insurance companies. This program is administered in cooperation with an area auto school. To register, students must be at least 16 years of age at the time of orientation and possess a learner's permit. Driver Education Application/Consent Form is available at sunyulster.edu/ce which must be completed by a parent or guardian. Note: Driving time is finalized at the orientation. Missed classes must be made up at another high school. Note: After two weeks from the start of the program no refunds will be issued.