Degrees and Programs

Government Agency Partnerships

Defense Acquisition University (DAU)

Provides educational opportunities to acquisition workforce members working for defense agencies.

Department of Homeland Security

In cooperation with the National Fire Academy, the Emergency Management Institute, and the Federal Emergency Management Agency as agencies of the Department of Homeland Security Empire State College offers cutting-edge bachelor's programs in:

These concentrations are designed to meet the needs of emergency responders, firefighters, military personnel or other professionals who are working full-time and looking to advance their careers in these fields.

New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA) Program
The New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA) Program offered at our Metropolitan Center in NYC enables employees to pursue associate and bachelor’s degrees in all majors for leadership and career growth. Concentrations related to employment can be created through individualized degree planning, for example, transportation management or emergency management.
New York Power Authority

More Information

More information on Emergency Management, Fire Service Administration, and Homeland Security

For information about The New York City Transit Authority Program, please contact:

Mike Merrill, dean

Organizations interested in creating a similar partnership with us should contact us at 800-847-3000, ext. 2851 or