community colleges http://wrvo.org en OCC joins forces with Cazenovia College with "2+2" program http://wrvo.org/post/occ-joins-forces-cazenovia-college-22-program <p></p><p>Onondaga Community College is tapping another central New York College to join it’s "2+2" partnership stable.<br /><br />Cazenovia College is the latest institution to sign this kind of partnership agreement with OCC. What it does is allow students to take two years of directed coursework at the community college, then transfer to Cazenovia, to get a bachelor's degree.</p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:41:14 +0000 Ellen Abbott 59285 at http://wrvo.org OCC joins forces with Cazenovia College with "2+2" program Community colleges help region's economy http://wrvo.org/post/community-colleges-help-regions-economy <p>Community colleges are having a large economic impact on their home counties upstate, according to new research.<br><br>A report focused on Monroe Community College in western New York, calculated the institution has an annual impact of more than $710 million in Monroe County. And, says MCC president Anne Kress, SUNY colleges across upstate New York are no different. Fri, 31 May 2013 12:57:23 +0000 Kate O'Connell 38753 at http://wrvo.org OCC & St. John Fisher College start partnership http://wrvo.org/post/occ-st-john-fisher-college-start-partnership <p>Onondaga Community College is joining forces with St. John Fisher College in Rochester to offer students a "two-plus-two" partnership agreement.&nbsp; That means students spend their first two years at OCC, then transfer to Fisher to get their degree. Wed, 28 Nov 2012 21:16:15 +0000 Ellen Abbott 29786 at http://wrvo.org OCC & St. John Fisher College start partnership