For those who love learning, Dutchess County is a choice community, committed to offering a wide range of quality academic and vocational institutions and other educational opportunities for both young and old. These educational choices go a long way toward helping to shape the quality of life in the county where top-notch institutions offer lifelong learning.
Colleges have an enormous financial impact on the county, attracting more than $200 million dollars into the local economy each year. In addition to their overall academic excellence, they are a boon for businesses, they have forged dynamic links with high-tech employers in Dutchess County that have led to many innovative business initiatives. Examples include the Hendersen Computer Center at Bard, co-developed with IBM, and ExceLink, the Small Business Network at Marist, which provides participating companies with access to information and advice on an interactive basis.
Hudson Valley Center
19 Baker Ave., Suite 300, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
30 Campus Rd., P.O. Box 5000, Annandale-On-Hudson, NY 12504
199 Dennings Ave., Beacon, NY 12508
53 Pendell Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
461 Rt. 9, Fishkill, NY 12524
3399 North Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
1946 Campus Drive, Hyde Park, NY 12538-1499
124 Raymond Avenue, Box 14, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0014