Cynthia Jean Engel


Office: Main Building, Room 217

Professor Cynthia Engel

M.S. in Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist and Administration, and Psychology from Russell Sage College
B.S. in Nursing from Russell Sage College
A.S. in Nursing from Junior College of Albany


July 17, 1987

Cynthia has taught at Columbia-Greene Community College for 35 years. She developed the curriculum for Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing and Neurological Nursing since the beginning of C-GCC’s two year Associate of Science Degree Program in Nursing. She  has traveled extensively within and outside the United States,  her most recent travels including wilderness camping for a month in Yellowstone National Park and the Grand Tetons. She also spent three weeks exploring Tamil Nadu in Southern India. She enjoys hiking, biking, and kayaking in the summer. She is a serious student of Argentine Tango and has earned a second degree Black Belt in Okinawan Karate.

  • Nursing I
  • Nursing II
  • Nursing I Clinical
  • Nursing II Clinical
  • Psychiatric Nursing
  • Neurological Nursing
  • Traumatic brain injury Nursing
  • Addiction
  • Child Abuse Maltreatment and Neglect
  • Post traumatic Stress Disorder