Westchester Community College has its Peekskill Extension Center in the city’s downtown artist district and offers a wide array of credit courses so that residents can start college closer to home. The Peekskill location also provides a large ESL (English-as-a-Second Language) program to the local community.
As part of Peekskill campus, the Center for Digital Arts specializes in offering a variety of digital design and filmmaking curricula. The 20,000-square-foot facility features eleven smart classrooms and five post-production studios. This cutting-edge center also has a Maker Space equipped with seven 3D printers and a hundred Apple workstations dedicated to digital arts education.
These state-of-the art Hudson Valley resources provide access to training in User Experience (UX) Design, a new 3D animation certificate, digital filmmaking, web design, game design and more. In addition, this site has non-credit, adult computer training, studio arts and a vibrant art technology youth program during the summer.
This center is close to other cultural centers, galleries, and restaurants and serves approximately 1,500 students per year. The college focuses on workforce development for adults as well as student services that support student success such as admissions, academic and financial aid advising, placement testing, bursar, registrar, academic support, workshops, and student activities.
The Peekskill Extension Center has something to offer everyone. This center is part of the lifeblood of the community in Peekskill and a vibrant component of northern Westchester and Putnam Counties.
The Peekskill Extension Center is located at 27 North Division Street, Peekskill, NY 10566. For more information email us at [email protected] or see us online at www.sunywcc.edu/peekskill or call 914-606-7300.