The mission of Mildred Elley is to provide quality career education and technical training to allow students of diverse educational, cultural and personal backgrounds to become successful in an ever-changing global economy. Mildred Elley strives to afford students quality placement opportunities and instill in all of our graduates a desire for lifelong education and learning.

Mildred Elley has been educating the greater Capital District in career-focused programs for over 100 years.

Each vocational school program at Mildred Elley is designed to help students receive the technical skills, education and hands-on experience you need to reach your career goals.

Institutional Goals



To offer a well-rounded academic experience that combines professional education and liberal arts and sciences to better prepare our students for careers in a variety of professional fields in health and wellness, business and technology, and service to others, and for advancement to further higher education.



To develop an outstanding faculty consisting of individuals who are highly qualified by experience and preparation and dedicated to individual student development.



To provide a wide range of academic and student services, including academic advisement, financial aid, tutoring, career counseling, organized activities, and support services that are dedicated to individual student development and life-long learning.



To support the academic learning environment with facilities that are student-centric, to provide strong technology resources, and to ensure a safe, respectful, diverse, and collegial learning community for students, faculty, and staff.


The Albany Campus is conveniently located close to major access roads in the Capital Region. Ample free parking is available in both the front and rear parking lots.

855 Central Avenue
Albany, NY 12206
Admissions: (518) 807-0308
Email: admissions-albany@mildred-elley.edu


The New York City campus is conveniently located near bus, subway and ferry lines. You can take the 4 or 5 train to Bowling Green and/or the R or 1 to Rector Street. We are across from the “Wall Street Bull.”

25 Broadway, Floor 16
New York, NY 10004
Admissions:(646) 580-4999
Email: admissions-nyc@mildred-elley.edu



Our Pittsfield Campus is located between Greylock Federal Credit Union and Berkshire Bank, in the heart of downtown Pittsfield. There is ample free 3 hour parking and bus service from points north, south, east, and west.

100 West Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201
Admissions: (413) 358-4846
Email: admissions-pittsfield@mildred-elley.edu

To post an employment opportunity for one of our graduates, please visit our career services page. Click here.

Corporate Headquarters
The headquarters is located near the Albany, NY campus.

Empire Education Corporation DBA Mildred Elley
1 Park Place, Floor 3 Albany, NY 12205

(518) 786-0855 – Main Line
(518) 785-7560 – Fax

Office of Marketing & Communications

1 Park Place, Floor 3 Albany, NY 12205

(518) 786-0855 – ext: 1428
(518) 785-7560 – Fax

E: marketing@mildred-elley.edu

Human Resources

1 Park Place, Floor 3 Albany, NY 12205

E: careers@mildred-elley.edu