About Western New York Works

A collaborative effort among three regional State University of New York (SUNY) colleges to connect current high school students, recent graduates and working professionals with hands-on career training, Western New York Works doesn’t just help you build skills. Our short-term courses, certificates and associate degrees reflect what local employers need and open the door to our region’s in-demand and rising industries — as well as to the salary and life you want.

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An Investment With Incredible Growth Potential

Get brand new skills, re-skill or upskill. Whether you’re about to enter the workforce, want to change direction or are planning the next chapter of your story, career training from a Western New York Works college adds lifelong value.

Lifetime ROI based on industry and occupation.

The Foundation for Research on Equal Opportunity

New jobs will be added to WNY’s manufacturing sector by 2030.

National Association of Manufacturers

More jobs across all Western New York industries through 2030.

New York Department of Labor