Empire State College

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Formation1971
HeadquartersNew York State, USA
Type• Public
• Liberal Arts
A college dedicated to adult, student-centered education

Empire State College (SUNY Empire or Empire) is a public college dedicated to adult, student-centered education, headquartered in Saratoga Springs, New York. It is part of the State University of New York (SUNY) system. Empire State College is a multi-site institution offering associate, bachelor's, master's,[1] doctoral degrees, and distance degrees worldwide through the Center for Distance Learning. The main campus in Saratoga Springs, NY has approximately 10,000 undergraduate students and has an acceptance rate of 63%.[2][3]

The School for Graduate Studies offers master's degrees. Empire State College's Center for International Programs also has special programs for students in Lebanon through the American University of Science and Technology, Czech Republic, and Greece. From 2005 to 2010, Empire State College and Anadolu University in Turkey offered a joint MBA program. It also has arranged learning opportunities with UAW-Ford University, United Steelworkers of America, Corporate Noncredit Training, eArmyU, Navy College Program and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (Local Union #3). The college is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.[4]

 

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