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(**Note: NYCDOE requires employees to submit their work e-mail address to verify they work for New York City.)

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*Important: Please enter the name of the organization where you work (if not on the list above)
(More than a thousand organizations have had their professional training evaluated for college credit in the past. We'll check the list to see if yours is one.)

*Please enter your Employee Identification Number:
(Note: This is required for Diebold Nixdorf, NYCDOE, and other clients. Your Employee ID Number will be used as your Student ID number in DegreeQuest and will also serve as your password in SOCRATES ®. As you can see by the green padlock on our web address above, this is a secure website.)


*Does your organization provide tuition benefits to employees?:
If yes, what is the annual cap on employee tuition benefits:

Your Academic Goal:

*Current level of education:

*Degree goal:

*Major: In what subject or field of study are you most interested:


College Credit From Colleges and Universities:

*Have you completed college courses in the past? Yes or No

If you attended college, but haven't earned a BA/BS, how many credits have you earned?
Type: Semester Hours Quarter Hours


*Are you currently pursuing a degree at a college?  Yes or No

  • If the answer is yes, which college?
  • What degree are you pursuing?

If you have already earned a degree, what degree have you earned?


If not yet enrolled, are you interested in pursuing a particular degree at a college?  Yes or No

  • If the answer is yes, which college?
  • What major or degree do you want to pursue?


*Have you ever served in the military?  Yes or No . . . If Yes, thank you for your service to this nation in uniform!

  • If the answer is Yes, in which branch of the military:
  • Current status:
  • Highest Pay Grade:

*Other Non-Traditional Credit: There are other ways in which people earn college credit. Let us know if any of these apply to you:

Have you ever passed a national college level examinations (AP, CLEP, DSST, TECEP, ECE or UExcel) If so, we need to know the test titles and scores.

Have you ever earned professional certification/licenses (FAA Airframe & Powerplant, Automotive Service Excellence, Microsoft, etc.) If so, let us know.

Have you attended professional training through a corporation or government agency. If so, send us the course completion certificates.


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I prefer to only receive information regarding NYCDOE Career Training Program approved colleges eligible for their scholarships. (Check this only if this is what you want.)


FOR ALL: Amplifying information: We need to know about your needs, goals, and desires. If there is a particular college or university that has caught your interest, let us know which degree you may want to consider in the space below. If that degree is one of the ones we have information on, we will provide you with information so you can make an informed decision. Examples of needs, goals and desires you may want to present in the space below may include that you need to keep the costs for the degree as low as possible, or perhaps you desire to finish the degree as quickly as possible, and your goal is to earn a degree in one field of study, but may want to explore a different field of study as you make your decision. This space is yours, so use it to communicate with our Master's and doctorate level counselors providing you with this free assistance:


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I desire access to explore degrees at a distance from accredited colleges and universities nationwide that match my credit earned, needs, goals and desires. (Check this if you are a non-matriculated NYCDOE paraprofessional or other prospective student desiring to explore degrees.)

I desire access to SOCRATES ® - Students' Online Connections, Resources & Academics To Enhance Success (This is great for both matriculated and non-matriculated NYCDOE paraprofessionals and other students pursuing degrees nationwide.)

I desire access to the online seminar,
Strategic Education Planning:
Accelerated Paths to Degree Completion (This is great for both NYCDOE paraprofessionals and other students pursuing degrees nationwide.)

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