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Were You Seen? Educational Institute 2017

On June 2, Excelsior College, School of Nursing collaborated with Albany Medical Center and held their Annual Educational Institute in Latham, NY. ... [read more]

American Marketing Association CEO to present “The State and Future of Marketing” at Excelsior College

On Thursday, June 8, CEO of the American Marketing Association (AMA), Russ Klein, will be coming to Excelsior College to give a... [read more]

First Excelsior student receives nuclear scholarship from the U.S. Department of Energy

Zykeedric Free is the first Excelsior College student to receive a Nuclear Engineering University Program (NEUP) Scholarship offered by the U. S.... [read more]

Excelsior graduate award spotlight: Brianna Shearer

Business Advisor, Meghan Rosebeck, talks to Brianna Shearer, winner of the 2017 Jean Smith Award.  The Jean Smith award recognizes the leadership... [read more]

Excelsior OWL (Online Writing Lab) Spreads Its Wings with New Updates

By Dr. Francesco Crocco, Director of the Online Writing Lab The Excelsior College Online Writing Lab (OWL) is on the move! From... [read more]

New partnership supports educational opportunities for health care office managers

Excelsior College has announced a new corporate partnership with the Professional Association of Health Care Office Management (PAHCOM). PAHCOM provides a support... [read more]

Student Success: The capstone as the culmination of academic progress and tips for success

Technology advisor, Alicia Randazzo, interviews Dr. Shambhu Shastry, Faculty Program Director for Electrical Engineering Technology at Excelsior College.  Dr. Shastry talks about... [read more]

Excelsior College and Cengage announce the launch of CourXam, a first of its kind hybrid digital course and exam

The Center for Educational Measurement at Excelsior College and Cengage, an education and technology company, have partnered to launch CourXam, a personalized,... [read more]

Center for Disability Services, Michael and Margery Whiteman to be honored at Excelsior College Partners in Lifelong Learning Celebration

On April 19, Excelsior College will host its 10th annual Partners in Lifelong Learning event and recognize Michael and Margery Whiteman and... [read more]

“Where Are They Now?” Interview with Partners in Lifelong Learning Scholarship Awardee Judith Purdy

How does a lifetime career in the restaurant business and healthcare relate? According to Judith Purdy, they’re both customer-oriented fields. Judith Purdy,... [read more]

Student Spotlight: Army soldier, cybersecurity student opens up about his inspirational journey

Dr. Andrew Hurd, Faculty Program Director for Cybersecurity, interviews Patrick Mason, a master’s in cybersecurity student at Excelsior College. Mason sat down... [read more]

Dr. Karen Cox to Address Excelsior College Commencement

Karen Cox, RN, PhD, FACHE, FAAN, an Excelsior College graduate and renowned leader in the health care and nursing fields will address... [read more]

Excelsior College secures $300,000 Kresge Foundation grant to improve writing skills of low income and underrepresented students

Excelsior College, a private, nonprofit, online college in Albany, New York has secured a two-year, $300,000 grant from The Kresge Foundation to... [read more]

Excelsior’s Technology Students are #ABETconfident [Video]

A group of Excelsior College students recently participated in the #ABETconfident video contest, which was held by the accreditation body ABET. The... [read more]

Collaborative for Quality in Alternative Learning white paper released for public comment

The Presidents’ Forum, in partnership with the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC), will host the Collaborative for Quality in Alternative Learning (CQAL)... [read more]

Excelsior public health expert celebrated as one of NY Capital Region’s “40 Under 40”

Dorcey Applrys, DrPH, MPH, a faculty program director in Excelsior College’s School of Health Sciences has been named to the Albany Business... [read more]

Excelsior’s scholarship: Announcing the Journal of Business and Technology

With the eagerly-awaited launch of the Journal of Business and Technology on March 20th, this new publication aims to provide a showcase... [read more]

Excelsior College and Shriners Hospitals for Children collaborate on educational advancements for nurses

Excelsior College has announced a new corporate partnership with the pediatric healthcare nonprofit, Shriners Hospitals for Children®. Under the new agreement, employees... [read more]

Dr. Laurie Carbo-Porter appointed dean of the School of Health Sciences at Excelsior College

Dr. Laurie Carbo-Porter has been appointed dean of the School of Health Sciences, Excelsior College announced today. She had assumed the role... [read more]

Dr. Lifang Shih appointed dean of School of Business and Technology at Excelsior College

Dr. Lifang Shih has been appointed dean of the School of Business and Technology, Excelsior College announced today. She had been serving... [read more]