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Benefits of Working at CCC

A career at CCC comes with great perks!

Corning Community College is located in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of New York State. It offers an extensive, yet affordable range of educational, cultural, and social opportunities to a diverse population of more than 5,000 full and part-time students. A member of the SUNY system, CCC is widely known for its commitment to excellence in teaching and student development.

Employee Benefits

In addition to the excellent benefits described below, CCC has numerous committees, organizations, and social events on campus in which all employees are encouraged to participate. Please contact Human Resources at 607-962-9229 for further information on any of these employee benefit programs.

In accordance with the CCC’s personnel policies and/or applicable collective bargaining agreement, full-time employees appointed for five months or longer (one semester for academic employees) are eligible to participate in the following benefit programs:

Health Insurance

  • Traditional Blue Cross Blue Shield indemnity plan, OR
  • Blue PPO

Flexible Spending Accounts

  • Medical Care
  • Dependent Care

Voluntary Benefits

  • Dental Coverage
  • Vision Coverage

Retirement Plans

  • Three plans are available: NYS Employees’ Retirement Plan (ERS), NYS Teachers’ Retirement Plan (TRS), Optional Retirement Program (TIAA CREF and three alternate funding vehicles)
  • Eligibility for a particular plan(s) varies according to the job classification

Tax Deferred Plan

NYS Deferred Compensation Plan

Group Term Life Insurance

  • Basic and accidental death & dismemberment coverage ($20,000 each) is provided, at no cost, to employees
  • Supplemental coverage equal to 1.5 or 2 times annual rate of pay is available as an additional employee expense
  • Dependent coverage ($10K for spouse; $5K/dependent child) is available as an additional employee expense

Travel Accident Insurance

  • $100K of coverage provided, at no expense, to employees

Long Term Disability

  • Provided, at no cost, to employees

Paid Leave (accrual rates vary according to job classification)

  • Vacation (non-academic employees only)
  • Sick Leave
  • Personal Leave
  • Holidays (non-academic employees only)
  • Bereavement/Serious Illness Leave

Employee Assistance Program

Employee/Dependent Tuition Benefit (CCC only)

Sabbatical/Professional Development Leave