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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - State police are reminding those who'd like to join their ranks that this is the final week to sign up for the entrance exam.

The New York State Police entrance exam is being given for the first time since 2008. Those who pass the test will get on an eligibility list that will remain in effect for four years. The exams will be held each weekend in October at various locations throughout the state.

Candidates must be between 20 and 29 years old and have 60 college credits at the time of appointment.

Online applications must be submitted by Sept. 8.

To apply or get more information, go to www.NYtrooper.com .

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