Lorraine Bonett and Erin O’Grady of Belle Harbor, and Kenneth Lehr of Broad Channel, recently graduated from Empire State College, Long Island Center.
Bonett completed an Associate in Science, O’Grady and Lehr earned Bachelor of Science degrees.
The college serves Long Island through its Long Island Center in Old Westbury, with additional locations in Hauppauge and Riverhead. Empire State College was designed to meet the educational needs of adult students. Founded in 1971, the college offers degree programs in the arts and sciences through independent study, online courses, and study groups, as well as credits earned through college-level life learning.
Empire State College focuses on combining current technology and one-on-one mentoring between professor and student. The college serves more than 15,000 students at 35 locations across New York State and through its Center for Distance Learning. With more than 40,000 satisfied alumni, Empire State College is the SUNY solution for working adults.