Why ESC?

At SUNY Empire State College you can:

  • Pursue an affordable but rigorous academic program
  • Earn a degree from an accredited* arts and sciences college of the State University of New York

Empire State College is dedicated to making it possible for you to earn a degree. We offer flexible study options that remove the barriers of schedules and locations so you can get the education you want.

Find out why Empire State College consistently ranks #1 in student satisfaction among SUNY students and how you can join the more than 78,000 alumni who have earned a degree that is current, relevant and marketable.

*Empire State College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE).

Take the Next Step

Ready to advance your education and career? There’s no time like the present. Apply now, or learn more about SUNY Empire at one of our information sessions.