Founded in 1836, Alfred is the second oldest coeducational college in the United States. Alfred strives to be an innovative leader in the delivery of academic excellence and enduring educational value, preparing all students for success in their studies and throughout life.

Alfred University has been recognized for its excellence by the Brookings Institution, US News & World Report, The Fiske Guide to Colleges, the Princeton Review, and Forbes, among others.

CITE is a proud partner, helping extend Alfred’s reach. We aid in delivering Alfred’s innovative programs in Mental Health Counseling, School Counseling, a Certificate of Advanced Study in MHC, and Public Administration to students in and around NYC.

CITE also partners with accredited programs to offer the same affordable, convenient, practical format in School Building Leadership certification, a Master’s in Teaching (General and Special Ed, on the Early Childhood and Childhood levels), and a Doctorate in Ed Leadership. Our Professional Development team also assists schools with fully customized, on-site PD for staff and parent workshops. Visit for information on our other partner programs.  

Alfred University’s Downstate Programs through CITE offer practical, convenient, affordable courses for working professionals.