Partnership Programs

Empire State College’s Center for Distance Learning
Welcomes Executives and Employees of Corporations and Organizations 

We offer flexible, accessible education to adult students needing accessible, affordable higher education available online anytime, anywhere. 

Student Benefits

  • Customized programs tailored to your interests and goals
  • Online courses and degree programs designed specifically for working adults
  • Working one-to-one with a dedicated, experienced academic advisor
  • Transfer up to 40 credits for an associate degree, up to 96 credits toward a bachelor’s degree

Corporate Partnerships
Through our Office of Corporate and Military Partnerships, we have partnered with organizations including Ohio-AFSCME, UAW-Ford, USWA, as well as providing scholarships to union members and their families through the Bahr Scholarship. By providing dedicated advising and resources for our corporate programs, we ensure that partnership students receive personal attention . For information on our partnership programs, and available aid to union members through the Bahr Scholarship, please contact the Office of Corporate and Military Programs.

Education for All Corporate Employees
All students, regardless of whether or not they are in a partnership program, are eligible to participate in the Center for Distance Learning’s flexible online program. If you do not see your company listed as one of our partnership programs, but you would like to learn more about distance learning at Empire State College, please visit our Center for Distance Learning page. 

Application and Registration Information:


Contact Us:
Office of Corporate and Military Programs 
Empire State College 
113 West Avenue
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

Phone: 800 847-3000 ext. 2492 or ext. 2781
E-mail: partnerships@esc.edu