LATEST CAYUGA NEWS

Cayuga Nursing Graduates Record of High Academic Achievement Continues

Cayuga Community College has announced the National Council Licensure Exam (NCLEX) score of its 2016 nursing class. The most recent graduates of the school’s two-year associate in applied science degree achieved a 100 percent pass rate. The 2016 class surpassed the state and national average pass rates by 17 and 15 points respectively. Only two programs in New York State have achieved this level of performance. The program’s six-year pass rate is an exceptional 99.3 percent. The Cayuga class also had a CONTINUE READING...

Cayuga Community College Announces Local Event for Former ITT Students

Cayuga Community College has announced today that they will host an Admissions event exclusively for former ITT Technical Institute students. The event will take place on Tuesday, September 27 from 6pm-8pm and will be held at the Holiday Inn in Liverpool, NY. The Holiday Inn Syracuse/Liverpool is conveniently located at 441 Electronics Parkway in Liverpool, NY, not far from the ITT Technical Institute campus. An Admissions Representative will be available during Tuesday’s event to familiarize students with Cayuga Community CONTINUE READING...

Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble Performance

Celebrating a 46 year legacy of dance excellence, the Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble brings the power, passion, and beauty of contemporary modern dance to Cayuga Community College. This performance features masterworks of American dance and cutting-edge works by some of today's most innovative contemporary choreographers. The performance features “Bamboula: Musicians’ Brew” — moving the audience through the powerful connections between New Orleans and Capetown. Join us on September 30, 2016 in the Irene A. Bisgrove Community Theatre for this amazing CONTINUE READING...

Cayuga Community College Welcomes Former ITT Students

Cayuga Community College has announced today that they will immediately welcome all former ITT Technical Institute students, who are searching for an alternative educational program following the sudden closure of all ITT campuses nationwide. A team of dedicated Admissions Representatives, Faculty Advisors, Student Success Advocates, Career Counselors and Financial Aid staff are now available to help students maximize transfer of credits, assist with the process for evaluating credit by experience, answer any financial questions, and find the most comparable CONTINUE READING...

November 2016 Weekend Bus Trip to New York City

The Cayuga Community College Alumni Association is booking a weekend bus excursion to New York City on Saturday and Sunday, November 12 & 13, 2016.  The group will be staying at Hampton Inn, Manhattan/Times Square South; a prime location for participants to plan the activities of their choice. Transportation by deluxe motor coach will depart from the college’s Auburn campus at 6:00 a.m. on Saturday. Travelers arrive before noon at The Hampton Inn; located at 337 West 39th St. New CONTINUE READING...

Cayuga Community College to Offer Tourism Management Certificate

iStock_79910475Cayuga Community College has announced a new tourism management certificate program. Students are able to enroll immediately in this new one-year program for the fall semester which begins August 29, 2016. The certificate prepares students for entry-level careers in tour companies, tourism bureaus, destination marketing organizations, tourism promotion agencies, visitor centers, cruise lines, inns, and hotels. The certificate program is available fully online to give students the flexibility to learn and around CONTINUE READING...

Cayuga Selected by U.S. Department of Education as Participant in New Dual Enrollment Pell Experiment

Cayuga Community College has been selected as an experimental site for the U.S. Department of Education’s Pell Experiment aimed at expanding access to college courses for high school students and increasing college graduation rates for at-risk students. Forty-four (44) postsecondary institutions – primarily two-year colleges – across 23 states have been invited to participate in this effort, which will allow high school students access to Federal Pell Grants. “Dual enrollment programs are powerful ways to introduce rigorous coursework to students and CONTINUE READING...

CCC Alumni Association Presents Annual Awards

Four graduates of Auburn/Cayuga Community College have been honored by the College’s Alumni Association at the College’s Commencement Ceremony on May 22. The 2016 Alumni Award recipients are John E. Walsh ’65, Col. Thomas J. Powell, USAF (Retired) ’66, Dr. Brian J. Kelly ’95 and Lori A. Cochran ’05. Alumni Award winner John Walsh’s most visible work, America’s Most Wanted, has helped to capture 1,200 suspects, including individuals on the FBI’s 10 Most Wanted Lists during its 25-year run. In 2014, CONTINUE READING...

Cayuga Community College Board of Trustees Announce New Trustee

Patrick-MahunikCayuga Community College Board of Trustees has announced the appointment of its newest Trustee. The Honorable Patrick V. Mahunik has been appointed by the Cayuga County Legislature to fill the unexpired term of Mr. Joseph Runkle who resigned in February, 2016. Mr. Mahunik will serve as Vice Chair of the Board’s Finance and Audit Committee and the Board’s legislative liaison. “We are excited to have someone with Pat’s experience join us,” said Jeffrey CONTINUE READING...

Inauguration of Cayuga Community College’s Eighth President

Dr. Brian M. Durant will be inaugurated as the eighth president of Cayuga Community College on Friday, April 15, 2016. The 1:00 p.m. ceremony in the Bisgrove Theatre will be followed by a reception in the Student Lounge. The public is invited to attend both events. Jeffrey L. Edwards, Chair of the Board of Trustees, will welcome guests and Dr. Anne Herron, Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs, will serve as master of ceremonies. Johanna Duncan-Poitier, SUNY Senior CONTINUE READING...