Albany County College

Find Albany County New York colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools. Colleges and universities provide information on degree programs, such as associate degrees, bachelor degrees, masters degrees, doctorate degrees, and trade certifications, college applications, financial aid, tuition, and student alumni resources.


Aesthetic Science Institute 1202 Troy Schenectady Road Latham NY 12110 518-786-0760


Albany BOCES-Adult Practical Nursing Program 900 Watervliet Shaker Road Albany NY 12205 518-862-4800

Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences 106 New Scotland Avenue Albany NY 12208 518-694-7200

Albany Law School 80 New Scotland Avenue Albany NY 12208 518-445-2311

Albany Medical College 47 New Scotland Avenue Albany NY 12208 518-262-3125

Austin's School of Spa Technology 855 Central Avenue Albany NY 12206 518-438-7879

Branford Hall Career Institute-Albany Campus 500 New Karner Road Albany NY 12205 518-456-4464

Bryant & Stratton College-Albany 1259 Central Avenue Albany NY 12205

Center For Natural Wellness 3 Cerone Commercial Drive Albany NY 12205 518-489-4026

Excelsior College 7 Columbia Circle Albany NY 12203 518-464-8500

ITT Technical Institute - Albany Campus 13 Airline Drive Albany NY 12205 518-452-9300

John Paolo's Xtreme Beauty 638 Columbia Street Extension Latham NY 12110 518-783-0808

Maria College 700 New Scotland Avenue Albany NY 12208 518-438-3111

Memorial School of Nursing 600 Northern Boulevard Albany NY 12204 518-471-3260

Mildred Elley School-Albany Campus 855 Central Avenue Albany NY 12206 518-786-0855

SUNY-System Office 353 Broadway Albany NY 12207 518-320-1355

Siena College 515 Loudon Road Loudonville NY 12211 518-783-2300

Suny At Albany 1400 Washington Avenue Albany NY 12206 518-437-3700

The College of Saint Rose 432 Western Avenue Albany NY 12203 800-637-8556

The New School of Radio and Television 7 Harriman Campus Road Albany NY 12203 518-438-7682

What is a College?

Colleges and universities provide post-secondary and higher education degree programs, including associate's degrees, bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, doctorate degrees, and trade certifications. Some colleges focus on liberal arts, while others focus on the sciences or vocational trades. Colleges and universities provide communities with a variety of jobs, from administrative and educational positions to custodial, food service and security positions.

As well as education, colleges provide entertainment venues for sporting events, fine arts shows, and performing arts. They help students with enrollment, college applications, and financial aid. They also provide alumni services, career placement services, financial aid in the form of work study, housing so students can live on campus. Most also offer medical services, and some also provide transportation. Some four-year colleges and universities are as large as small cities.