ALBANY, NY – Durwood A. Whitman, a resident of Pulaski, has earned an Associate in Science degree from Excelsior College.
Excelsior College is an accredited, private, nonprofit institution that focuses on the needs of working adults.
Its primary mission is to increase access to a college degree for adult learners by removing obstacles to their educational goals.
Excelsior’s unique strength is its acknowledged leadership in the assessment of student knowledge. It does so by providing working adults multiple avenues to degree completion that include its own online courses and college-level proficiency examinations, and the acceptance of credit in transfer from other colleges and universities.
Founded in 1971 and located in Albany, N.Y., it is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.