Ten Great Reasons to Choose Mildred Elley
- Exciting High-Demand, Career-Track Programs
Mildred Elley offers a full range of programs that give you short-term training so you can earn a Degree or Certificate in high-demand career fields. We are devoted to giving our students the knowledge and skills needed for employment and update our programs frequently to meet the needs of employers for careers that are in demand. At Mildred Elley, you are more than just a student—you are a professional in training.
- Financial Aid Available
Mildred Elley offers financial aid and scholarships for those who qualify. Our Financial Aid advisors are committed to making the process of starting school easy and stress-free.
- Outstanding Placement Rates and Help in Career Search
The Office of Career Services will work with you to assist you in your job search. Four out of five Mildred Elley graduates find rewarding positions in their chosen fields after graduation. We encourage you to call or visit us to discuss your future employment prospects.de
- Convenient, Accessible Campus Locations
All our campuses are conveniently located and are easy to commute to.
- The Albany campus is located at 855 Central Avenue, with plenty of free parking and CDTA bus service from all directions.
- The NYC Metro campus is located at 25 Broadway, with bus, subway and ferry services from all directions.
- The Pittsfield campus is located at St. Luke's Square, with free parking onsite and bus service from points north, south, east, and west.
- Flexible Scheduling
Mildred Elley programs are offered during days, evenings, and weekends* to accommodate every student's busy schedule. We know that many of our students work full- or part-time and many have families; with Mildred Elley, you will be able to fit your studies into your busy schedule.
*Pittsfield campus does not offer weekend classes at this time.
- Flexible Admissions Requirements
Most of the students who are accepted at Mildred Elley hold traditional high school diplomas. However, we may accept some applicants without a high school diploma - call our Admissions Representatives today to discuss this option.
- Mildred Elley is Accredited
We are proud of our accreditation by Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS), a status granted to institutions that meet or exceed ACICS' stated criteria of educational quality. We are further approved and authorized to grant AOS degrees by the New York State Board of Regents and the New York State Education Department for the Albany, NY campus. And our Pittsfield, MA campus is approved by the Office of Private Occupational School Education, Division of Professional Licensure.
- A Mildred Elley Diploma Opens Doors to Higher Learning
Many of our graduates go on to earn bachelor's, and sometimes master's, degrees. Mildred Elley has entered into agreements with both public and private colleges to accept our graduates into accelerated bachelor's degree programs.
- We Take Care of Our Students
From the moment you talk to our Admissions Representatives to well after your graduation, you will appreciate the personal attention that you will receive from our faculty, administration, and staff. We appreciate and respect you as a unique individual and a Mildred Elley community member. Our teachers are accessible and helpful, both in and out of classrooms. Our student support professionals, from the library to academic support and tutoring, from financial aid to career placement, will make sure that you are on the path to success.
- Where do You See Yourself a Few Years from Now?
Just imagine yourself—not in a job, but in a rewarding career. Actually enjoying going to work, respected by your colleagues and superiors, admired by your family members, and being a role model in your community. Would you like to see yourself in such a position? Then talk to us at Mildred Elley. Our Admissions Representatives are waiting for your call. Talk to us today—you have nothing to lose and a world to gain.