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York College
94 - 20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd
Jamaica, NY 11451

Phone 718-262-2135
Fax 718-262-2143

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Educational accreditation is a type of quality assurance process under which services and operations of an educational institution or program are evaluated by an external body to determine if applicable standards are met. When these rigorous standards are met, accredited status is granted by the agency.

York College is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and is a member of the Association of Colleges and Universities of the State of New York, the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, and the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

All education programs are registered by the New York State Department of Education and lead to New York State provisional certification after the written parts of the New York State Teacher Certification Examination are passed.

York's Occupational Therapy Program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). The Physician Assistant Studies Program (P.A. Program) is accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc.

York's Social Work program is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education; and the Nursing Program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). A degree in Accounting from York includes all the educational requirements to sit for the Uniform Certified Public Accounting exam.


Please note that although we are unable to accommodate walk-in service at this time, we are prepared to serve your needs via phone, and by appointment via ZOOM and in-person.

  • If you were newly hired during the time of full remote work, you will be required to present your identification documents in person in order to maintain employment. We will be in contact to schedule a time to do so;
  • Onboarding for all new hires will be by appointment. The appropriate HR team member will be in touch to schedule;
  • Documents can still be uploaded to our Secure Document Portal (recommended).

Secure Document Portal