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Excelsior College

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HQ location:
Albany, NY

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About Excelsior College

Founded as Regents College in 1971 and chartered as a private, nonprofit institution in 1998, the College was renamed Excelsior College in 2001. Excelsior means “ever upward” in Latin, and it reflects the aspirations of our students and graduates. Excelsior College is an accredited, recognized leader in removing obstacles to the educational goals of the adult learner. We provide efficient and affordable access to higher education through multiple avenues to degree completion.

What employees say

“Excelsior College has a wonderful and important mission to perform, and does it quite well.”
“I meet many new people and get to interact with other colleges and universities.”
“I'm part of a great team and love knowing that I'm helping adult learners achieve their goal.”
“We are able to provide a sound, affordable means for others to obtain a degree of their choice.”
“She is encouraging and always tells us how much we are appreciated. Her door is always open and I feel secure in knowing what I tell her stays in her office.”
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