Tag: Partners

  Excelsior College recognizes personal achievements of staff, faculty, and alumni during Women of Achievement Month.  Jeannine Mannarino, an alumni of Excelsior College, shares her story about education and dedication. Both helped her earn a degree and start a non-profit. Excelsior Life: What was your greatest personal achievement? Mannarino: It was December 23,1980, when I solemnly swore to …

Rhonda Esposito, Nursing, Excelsior College

  Rhonda Esposito, an RN since 1996, is the learning resource coordinator at Memorial School of Nursing in Albany, NY.  It is a faculty position that has provided her many opportunities in the nursing skills and simulation lab. However, despite teaching experience at both the vocational and community college-levels, it took Excelsior’s distance learning model …

At Excelsior College, approximately 30% of our students are active-duty or reserve military personnel. In recognition of National Military Appreciation Month, Excelsior Life celebrates current students and graduates who have served and continue to serve our country. Today we share a story of a veteran of the U.S. Navy who will be able to finish …

Saratoga Hospital has selected Excelsior College as an education partner in order to streamline access to undergraduate and graduate degree programs for hospital staff nurses and other employees. Excelsior College, a designated Center of Excellence in Nursing Education, offers degree programs in nursing, health sciences, liberal arts, business and technology. Employees who enroll in undergraduate …

Excelsior College, in collaboration with the FBI and InfraGuard, will   host an information session for news media in an effort to increase  awareness of the need to protect personal and corporate, public and  private information that relies upon electronic (cyber) storage and  dissemination. Data Privacy Day is led by the National Cyber  Security Alliance, …

Citing the need to recruit and train a larger, educated workforce to support the global expansion of renewable energy, GE (NYSE: GE) and Excelsior College today announced that GE employees can receive up to nearly 49 college credits from the College for completing the company’s intensive renewable energy services training program. To earn GE’s Lead …

Junior enlisted soldiers in the combat arms will have streamlined access to five Excelsior College associate degree programs in liberal arts and business under a new education program developed by the College of the American Soldier to encourage first-term enlisted personnel to access civilian higher education. The U.S. Army’s College of the American Soldier partners …

Excelsior College and The Kroger Company have forged an education partnership to allow Kroger general office employees and their spouses to pursue higher education degrees at reduced tuition rates. The Kroger Company, the nation’s largest traditional grocery retailer, serves customers in 2,439 supermarkets and multi-department stores in 31 states. In total, an estimated 4,500 general …

Membership in NCOA now comes with a unique new benefit: accredited, nonprofit higher education, at a reduced tuition rate. NCOA spouses are also eligible for these higher education benefits. NCOA and Excelsior College have signed an education partnership agreement that will offer NCOA members and their spouses reduced-cost college tuition when they choose to attend …