New Office for Sustainability Blossoms Under the leadership of Suffolk County Community College President Dr. Shaun L. McKay, the College has developed a new Office for Sustainability Programs. Since 2000, the College has implemented over 50

Veterinary Technology: Connecting a Passion for Animals with a Productive Career

  Does the fast pace of a medically-oriented, scientifically-grounded professional career — one targeted on the health care of animals and the welfare of people — speak to a passion in you?  If it does, then perhaps

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The Two-Year Story: Best-Kept Secrets

Want to know a secret? Forty-five percent of the college students in the United States now attend two-year colleges. These schools are becoming increasingly popular for students with all kinds of goals. Okay, so that’s not really

Six Keys to Succeeding in College

Start early. Perhaps the best way to prepare for success in college is to get started as early as possible with processes such as applying for aid, completing admission applications and taking a placement test. Plan ahead.

Enhance Your Job Search Using Social Media

In today’s fast-paced society, traditional job application techniques aren’t enough to keep pace with new methods being used by social media-savvy applicants.  Social media platforms, including LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Google+, YouTube and Pinterest, offer you – the

Transfer Is the Answer

Why making community college your first choice is a decision that is second to none Starting at Suffolk County Community College and then transferring to a four-year institution is a common strategy for students looking to earn

A Culinary Program Offering World-Class Flavor

With 28,000-square-feet of state-of-the-art culinary and baking labs, a stadium-style demonstration theater, a retail bakery serving the community and instructors who have earned reputations for creativity and craft, it’s easy to understand why Suffolk County Community College’s

Hospitality Management: A Passport to a Rewarding Career

“There are approximately 52,000 hotels and more than 1.7 billion hotel rooms in the U.S. alone,” says Gary Wood, Associate Professor for the Hotel and Resort Management program at Suffolk County Community College. “Even with the recent

Optimizing Job Opportunities: Taking Advantage of Career Services

Beginning a career doesn’t happen by accident. Like most things worth having in life, it requires hard work and a plan that entails self assessment, exploring career options and conducting a strategic job search. At Suffolk County

Suffolk Student Recognized for Experiential Education

While attending Suffolk, Dana Mondello (class of 2013) interned with the Suffolk County Police Department and was later selected as a New York State Cooperative and Experiential Education Association (NYSCEEA) Student of the Year. This annual award

Get Ahead of the Class: Complete college faster by starting in high school

If you could earn college credit at a reduced cost while you’re still in high school, why wouldn’t you? That’s exactly what Suffolk County Community College’s Excelsior Program allows students to do.  Hundreds of high school students

Success Doesn’t Break for Summer

College students – you’ve worked hard all year long. Keep the momentum going by enrolling in summer semester courses at Suffolk County Community College. With summer courses, you can build on what you’ve learned and get yourself

STEM Success Starts Here: Boost Career Prospects with a Foundation in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math

Are you looking to position yourself for a wide range of career options that are both interesting and rewarding? If so, start by immersing yourself in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) disciplines right now. Why is

Suffolk Alumnus Keith Dinielli Wins Emmy for The Voice

Suffolk County Community College alumnus Keith Dinielli, class of 1990, recently won an Emmy as one of the producers for NBC’s The Voice in the Best Competition Reality Series category. Mr. Dinielli received his associate degree from