Empire State College's Center for Distance Learning: A Verizon Educational Preferred Provider

Welcome to Verizon Online at Empire State College, of the State University of New York. Empire State College's Center for Distance Learning (CDL) is an educational preferred provider offering convenient, online associate and bachelor's degree programs.

Our Verizon students study from any location where telephone and internet access are available. Terms begin five times a year in January, March, May, September, and November.

Online academic advising, academic services, and credit for prior learning gained from work or life experience are available.

Sample degree concentrations:

Get Started Today

It’s easy to begin your experience with Empire State College and start your path to earn your degree!

If you are currently enrolled or just want to register for a class as a nonmatriculated student (without formally applying to the college) use this link for registration.

If you are ready to apply to Empire State College click here to begin. Deadlines for materials are included in the application.

For more information, please contact:

Center for Distance Learning
Empire State College
800-847-3000, x2385
cdladvisor@esc.edu

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