Colleges and Programs
New York Private Colleges and Universities – Over 100 of New York’s private colleges and universities are profiled with their academic degree offerings.
College Scholarships, New York – The ‘Quick Navigation’ feature on this website will help you find financial aid and scholarship information.
Map of SUNY Campuses – Location is just one factor in a college search. Use this interactive map to see where a few or all SUNY campuses are located. One click will take you to each respective campus profile.
New York College Grants Database – If you are a returning to college student, many options available for funding your higher education are provided on this website. Many grants and scholarships are listed for you to research and consider.
EdD Programs – If you are considering an advanced degree in education, you may want to check out this website for degree programs and doctoral funding opportunities.
Most Affordable Colleges in New York – If you are concerned about transfer credit to a New York institute of higher learning, or if you need guidance on locating a college that is affordable to you, or maybe you are just perusing the grant and scholarship options for the state…..this site is a great resource.
New York CareerZone – This is the place to explore careers related to your strengths, skills and talents. CareerZone is an innovative online career planning system designed especially for today’s high-tech youth in New York State.
Teacher Certification Degrees, New York – If it’s your desire to become a teacher in the state of New York there are many paths to certification. The various certification processes are outlined for you on this website.
NYS Department of Labor, Trades – This is a phenomenal resources for students considering a career in the trades. As you perform your due diligence in preparation for life after high school, take a look at all of the trade jobs and their work descriptions, education needed, higher education school programs, skillset, context of the work environment (bet you never considered that aspect of a career) and more. An abundance of information of great integrity and in support of the trades in New York State.
Healthcare Pathways, New York – WOW! This is a wonderful website for information on the healthcare industry in New York relative to schools (long list here with offerings at each), education requirements for specific healthcare jobs, career and employer information. Definitely worth a look if you want to work in the healthcare industry or if you are currently in a career but want to maximize your potential or expand your expertise and skillset.
NY GEAR UP – This is a national initiative to create innovative programs that assist low-income students in preparing to enter and succeed in postsecondary education. NY GEAR UP will work with a cohort of 6,000 students entering the 7th grade at middle schools in districts with low on-time high school graduation rates, continuing through their first year of college.
Job Seekers and Career
New York State Jobs Express – You will find current job openings across New York’s 10 regional economies here. See which industries are growing, view the region you live in and find out the economic sector opportunities.
NYC Department of Education, Jobs – Search this webpage for jobs in New York City in all realms of education – administration, support, teaching, specialists and more.
NYS Department of Civil Service, Employment – Working for the state of New York provides you almost limitless opportunities in sectors such as education, environmental conservation, engineers, research scientists, plow drivers, first responders, healthcare and more. Check out current open job opportunities across the state on this website.
New York Government Jobs – Here’s a handy listing of government job openings by county, city, tribal sites, public utilities and other categories.
iHireConstruction, New York – Very simply, you want a job in construction in the state of New York? Look no further than this search tool.
NYS JobZone, Career Tool for Adults – Here is an interactive resource to help adults manage their careers. Explore your options, review jobs, or get the training necessary to take the next step in your career.
New York Estimates (State Occupational Employment and Wage Information) – Estimates on employment and wages for the state of New York by job category are available on this webpage of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics site. A great resource to review, perhaps, before you make that commitment to embarking on your career or even before a career educational program is undertaken.
NYS Internship Opportunities – Here is a portal that provides interested students with a centralized location to access all New York State government internships. Available internships can be filtered by degree concentration, occupational interest, location and state agency.
Leadership and Development
New York Rural Health Information Hub – If you want the latest information on current healthcare situations or perhaps, just update yourself on trends and articles of the profession, this webpage on the RHI Hub is a super resource.
New York State Programs and Initiatives – From education and the arts to economic development, there are many NYS programs and initiatives that reinforce and supplement cultural, societal, personal and industry development and leadership.
NYS American Dance Therapy Association – Dance/movement therapists work in both the verbal and nonverbal realms using the body as a primary medium for expression and, like many psychotherapists, have private practices with individual clients. The standards and ethics set forth by the national American Dance Therapy are adhered to. Membership is via licensure.
NY CTE, Professional Organizations – Specific New York Career and Technical Education organizations are listed on this website.
New York Health Organizations – If it’s a convenient, long list of organizations and affiliations in the healthcare industry across New York is what you need, look here!
NYS Council of the Arts, Grant Search – Use this search engine and find NYSCA grants available. Organization name, city, county and grant award will be displayed based on your search parameters entered.
NYC Career Development for Teachers – Numerous methodology, strategies and processes are in place to strengthen and support the teachers of K-12 in New York City districts.
New York State School Music Association – The mission of this organization is to advanced music education across New York State for members and students in member school programs.
NYS Education Department, Educational Design and Technology – Educators, families, leaders and library services, there are programs and initiatives available to help and guide you as the effective integration of technology into the educational experience statewide to improve teaching and learning continues.
NYS Dance Education Association - The New York State Dance Education Association advances dance education centered in the arts throughout the New York State. It is a nonprofit, tax exempt organization. NYSDEA seeks to strengthen the network of dance educators nationally, locally, and within the state.
Entrepreneurs and Start-ups
New York State SBA – Find the nearest office on this interactive map of the state of New York. There is an abundance of good and necessary information for the small business owner. Additional helpful information on topics such as licensing, trade name registration, permits and zoning ordinances.
Business Express – Offered by NYS government, this tool is a guide for doing business in the state.
How to Start a Business in New York – WOW! This site is a super resource for instructions and guidance on your business venture startup.
New York State Small Business Development Center – This center provides expert management and technical assistance to start-up businesses across the state. The NY SBDC is administered by SUNY and funded by the U.S. SBA, State of New York and host campuses. Its services emphasizes counseling and training services to women, veterans, people with special needs, and minority clients. As well, it also focuses on projects that advance the job development, investment, and economic growth priorities of New York State, with an emphasis on manufacturers, exporters and technology-oriented firms.
Starting Your Business in New York – If you are a ‘step-by-step’ person, then this website on how to start your New York business in 7 steps will be a great resource for you. Behind each step is further information and guidance that is clear and concise without being overwhelming.
NYC Business Wizard – Step through this short Q&A and you will get a list of the City, State and Federal licenses and permits you need for a venture startup. Plus, additional information that you may want to know will be offered.
BusinessNameUSA – When this site says ‘One Stop Business Registration’ they mean it!! No matter what state, what type of business you are starting up or adding on to, licenses, permits, tax ID’s needed, you will be walked step-by-step through the process AND get a fee schedule so you know your due diligence start-up costs – at least from an administrative standpoint.
New York Small Business Grants – State funding agencies, categories and the application itself can be found here.
New York State Entrepreneur Assistance Centers – These centers are located in communities statewide. They offer instruction, training, technical assistance and support services to new and aspiring entrepreneurs.
NYS Veterans Temporary Hiring Program – This portal offers one location for qualified veterans to submit employment and contact information for consideration by state agencies when filling temporary positions.
New York State Division of Veterans Affairs – Many of the services needed by our country’s well-deserved veterans can be found here. Compensation claims, counsel on employment, educational programs, medical care entitlement, nursing home assistance, and other related activities and resources for veterans are available.
New York Veterans Employment Toolkit – This document may be very helpful to veterans finding and obtaining employment. As well, answers and resources for making career decisions and thriving in the workplace.
New York U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs – On this site, veterans will find an abundance of information on centers, facilities, programs, benefits, and much much more. A super resource for our nation’s heroes.
The American Legion – New York – Here is a comprehensive resource directory to assist veterans, service members, and their dependents with questions about healthcare, financial assistance, and more.