SUNY Jefferson

Bachelor's and Master's Degrees

Earn your bachelor's or graduate degree in Watertown

Jefferson Higher Education Center (JHEC) gives you the chance to earn your bachelor’s and/or graduate degrees right on the Jefferson Community College campus!

  • Classes are conveniently offered evenings and weekends to fit into your busy schedule
  • Over 17 majors in different fields help meet the job demands of our area and beyond
  • As a student of a partner college, you can use Jefferson resources like the library, study space and technology
  • Classes are offered on Jefferson’s campus and online – no need to travel
  • If you are a Jefferson graduate, you have an easy pathway into many of these programs through your associate’s degree
  • You can cross-register between partners to fulfill degree needs

Partnerships that benefit you

 The Jefferson Higher Education Center partners with seven academic institutions that offer more than 17 advanced degree programs, including bachelor’s, master’s and advanced certificates.

Our current partners & your new college

  • Bryant & Stratton College
  • Greater Rochester Collaborate of SUNY Brockport and Nazareth College
  • Keuka College
  • SUNY Empire State College
  • SUNY Oswego
  • SUNY Potsdam
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University

Combined, these institutions offer you six program-specific bachelor’s degrees, eight program-specific master’s degrees, two program-specific advanced certificates, along with individualized bachelor’s & master’s degree program opportunities from SUNY Empire State College - all right here in Watertown!

Talk to our partners

Contact the academic institution directly or visit Jefferson's Events Calendar for a schedule of upcoming JHEC partner information sessions or contact us at JHEC@sunyjefferson.edu to be connected with a partner.

Bryant & Stratton


Health Services Administration, B.S.


Christine Rabice
(315) 652-6500
(315) 786-2381 (at JHEC)
crabice@bryantstratton.edu

www.bryantstratton.edu

SUNY Empire State College

Degrees (B.A., B.S., B.P.S.) in 12 areas of study.
Sample concentrations include: Accounting/Finance; Computer & Information Systems; Cultural Studies; Emergency Management; Psychology.

Large variety of M.A., M.A.T. MBA, M.S. degrees offered & over 25 different Advanced Certificates.

https://www.esc.edu/


Main: (315) 779-4660 ext. 5861

Heather Gaebel
(315) 779-4661 ext. 5862
Heather.Gaebel@esc.edu

Greater Rochester Collaborative

Greater Rochester Collaborative

Master's of Social Work

David Hall, LMSW
GRC MSW Watertown Region Coordinator
(803) 312-5026
dhall5@naz.edu

www.brockport.edu/grcmsw/

www.naz.edu/health-and-human-services/social-work/graduate-program

Keuka College

Criminal Justice Systems, B.S.
Nursing, B.S.
Social Work, B.S.

Kim Morgan
kmorgan@keuka.edu 
(315) 694-3244

Kendra Bowman
kbowman@keuka.edu 
(315) 279-5735

 

SUNY Oswego


Educational Leadership, Adv. Crt.


Angela Perrotto
Department Chair of Educational Leadership
(315) 312-2500
angela.perrotto@oswego.edu

SUNY Potsdam

Business Administration, A.S./B.S. (Jointly Registered with Jefferson)
Curriculum & Instruction, M.S. Ed.
Literacy Specialist, M.S. Ed.
Literacy Educator, M.S. Ed.
Childhood Education, M.S.T.
Inclusive & Special Education C.A.S.
Management, M.S.

Education contacts:
Laura Carbone
(315) 786-2373
carbonla@potsdam.edu
Lynn Emrich
(315) 786-2241
emrichlm@potsdam.edu

Business contact:
Dr. Greg Gardner
(315) 267 4722
gardnega@potsdam.edu 

SUNY Upstate

Family Nurse Practitioner, M.S.
Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, M.S.


Barbara Ann Mitchell
(315) 464-4570
GoodwinB@upstate.edu 
admissfa@upstate.edu


 

 

Upcoming Partner Info Sessions

“I couldn’t thank Jefferson, SUNY Cobleskill, SUNY Potsdam, and all the hard working and dedicated staff enough, for their help in making my dreams of teaching become a reality.”Kelli Brislan
Jefferson, SUNY Cobleskill and SUNY Potsdam Graduate

 

Jefferson contact

Main Office: (315) 786-2265
JHEC@sunyjefferson.edu

Devan Robinson
Continuing Education Coordinator
(315) 786-6585
drobinson1@sunyjefferson.edu

Jefferson Higher Education Center
Jefferson Community College
Building E
Monday: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday – Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.