Participating Partners

SUNY Empire State College has partnered with many corporations, businesses, community organizations and associations to provide high-quality, affordable education to working adults. Employees, members and students of partner organizations are eligible to receive partnership benefits. Below is our growing list of participating partners. 

Partnership benefits are available to employees, members and students of partnering corporate and community organizations.

If you are an employer, community organization or academic program interested in hearing more about this unique opportunity, please contact the Office of Corporate and Community Partnerships at 800-847-3000, ext. 2851, or email

If you are interested in becoming a student and your employer or organization is already a partner, contact SUNY Empire State College for information about enrolling.

Participating Partners

  • Art Students League
  • Association for Hebraic Studies Institute
  • Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation
  • BenchPrep
  • Bethel AME Church
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York
  • Brooklyn Educational Opportunity
  • Camphill Academy
  • Career Partners International Buffalo
  • Catholic Health
  • Center for Disability Services
  • Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital School of Radiology
  • Childcare Education Institute
  • Community Action Organization of Erie County, Inc.
  • Dance Education Lab
  • EdAssist
  • EdLink
  • Empire State Law Enforcement Training Network
  • ENT and Allergy Associates, LLP
  • Five Towns Community Center
  • Glens Falls Hospital
  • GlobalFoundries
  • GP Strategies - Bank of America
  • GP Strategies - Charter Communications
  • HealthNow NY
  • Hispanos Unidos de Buffalo
  • Hudson Mohawk Area Health Education Center
  • Hudson River Community Credit Union
  • Jason Morris Judo Center
  • Mather Hospital
  • Mesivta Ateres Yaakov
  • New Era Cap
  • New York Bankers Association
  • New York City Transit Authority
  • New York Methodist Hospital Center for Allied Health Education
  • New York Power Authority
  • NYSARC, Inc.
  • Occupations, Inc.
  • Outreach Training Institute
  • Peconic Bay Medical Center School of Radiology
  • Per Scholas, Inc.
  • Perry's Ice Cream
  • Saratoga Hospital
  • Saylor Foundation
  • St. Peter's Health Partners
  • Stat Staff Professionals, Inc.
  • Straighterline
  • Sunbridge Institute
  • Theological Research Institute (TRI)
  • Tompkins Financial Corporation
  • University of Buffalo Childcare Center
  • University of Vermont Health Network
  • West Herr Automotive Group
  • Year Up
  • Yip Harburg Foundation

Participating Government Organizations and Unions

  • Defense Acquisition University
  • Fire Department of New York City (FDNY)
  • Firemen’s Association of the State of New York (FASNY)
  • Gasoline and Automotive Service Dealers Association (GASDA)
  • International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM)
  • International Union of Police Associations
  • New York State Correctional Officers and Police Benevolent Association (NYSCOPBA)
  • NYS School Facilities Association
  • New York State Office of Mental Health
  • United Steelworkers of America Institute for Career Development
  • WNY Area Labor Federation AFL-CIO


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