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What is EBI?
EBI is a privately owned business college in upstate New York. We’ve been in business since 1858, and we’re known for accelerated, convenient courses and cutting-edge, business-minded instructors. We help students train for better careers.

Where is EBI?
EBI has two campuses conveniently located in the heart of upstate New York. Elmira, Vestal, and their surrounding communities are hotbeds for career and employment opportunities in the allied health and technology industries.

Who attends EBI?
People come to EBI from all walks of life with one goal: to train for a better career. EBI graduates can be found almost everywhere—legal and medical offices, government agencies and nearly every industrial and commercial organization in the area. You’ll find students beginning their first career or training to improve or start a second career.

Can I get financial aid?
Financial aid is available to all students (if qualified), on an individual basis. For more details, check out our financial aid information.

Will I have help finding a job after graduation?
Absolutely. We offer lifetime career placement assistance to all graduates. Our career placement staff will put you in contact with prospective employers, help prepare you for interviews and even review your resume.

What are the instructors like?
The faculty at EBI is committed to your success. They work hard to make sure that you understand and enjoy the course material, and often double as academic advisors and mentors. We’ve also developed a tutoring program, just in case you need extra help. At EBI, we make it easy to succeed.

Is EBI accredited?
Yes. For more information, take a look at our accreditation page.
Commission on Accreditation Allied Health Education Programs
New York State Education Department Board of Regents
Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools

Who can I talk to if I have other questions?
If you need additional information, call 1-800-NEW-START or e-mail info@ebi.edu. We’ll make sure your questions are answered.