Erie Community College

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Buffalo, New York

Erie Community College was founded in 1971. It is accredited by Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. It first offered distance learning courses in 1992. In fall 2005, there were 2,489 students enrolled in distance learning courses. Institutionally administered financial aid is available to distance learners.
Services Distance learners have accessibility to academic advising, bookstore, campus computer network, career placement assistance, e-mail services, library services, tutoring.
Contact Ms. Martha Dixon, Assistant Academic Dean, Distance Learning, Erie Community College, 4041 Southwestern Boulevard, Orchard Park, NY 14127. Telephone: 716-851-1939. Fax: 716-851-1629. E-mail:


AA Liberal Arts and Science/Humanities and Social Science
AAS Business–Business Administration; Business–Office Management; Telecommunications Technology–Verizon
AS Business–Business Administration (Transfer option)
Certificate Computer Applications for the Office


Undergraduate —accounting and related services; anthropology; biology; business administration, management and operations; business/corporate communications; business, management, and marketing related; business/managerial economics; business operations support and assistant services; chemistry; clinical psychology; communication and media; computer and information sciences; computer programming; computer science; creative writing; criminal justice and corrections; data processing; developmental and child psychology; dramatic/theater arts and stagecraft; economics; English composition; entrepreneurial and small business operations; finance and financial management services; fine and studio art; geography and cartography; health and physical education/fitness; health/medical preparatory programs; history; hospitality administration; human resources management; information science/studies; languages (Romance languages); liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities; management information systems; marketing; mathematics; music; natural resources conservation and research; nursing; nutrition sciences; philosophy; political science and government; psychology; public relations, advertising, and applied communication related; social sciences; sociology; statistics; technical and business writing.

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