Corning Community College's Office of Continuing Education offers a wide array of services to adult students and students who take courses at off-campus locations. Representatives visit all locations to:
The Office of Continuing Education also assists students who would like to earn college credit for prior learning. If you have knowledge that applies to your CCC program--no matter how you learned it, you may be able to receive credit. At least 30 credits from CCC are required to earn a degree from us.
There are a number of ways to earn credit through assessment of prior learning. These methods include:
Some military trainings and industry sponsored trainings have been evaluated for college credit by the American Council on Education (ACE). If so, then you are eligible to receive the credit for these trainings. To earn credit, you will need to supply the following to the Office of Admissions:
If you are not eligible for credit through the avenues listed above, don’t do well on standardized tests, have extreme test anxiety, find that your knowledge doesn’t fit into any of the categories listed above, but you still think you have college-level learning, then you might want to consider requesting credit through Special Assessment of Life/work Learning.
You will compile a portfolio which describes and documents your college-level skills and knowledge.
For more information, contact:
Corning Community College
Office of Continuing Education
Airport Corporate Park (ACP)
360 Daniel Zenker Drive
Horseheads, NY 14845
Phone (607)936-7397 or (800) 358-7171 ext. 7397
Fax: (607) 936-7350
Hours of Operation:
M-Th 7:30 am - 8:00 pm
F 7:30 am - 3:30 pm