A Proud History in Career Education

The New York Institute of Career Development is part of the Distance Education Company cadre of schools. Distance Education Co. (DEC) strives to be the leading non-traditional academic institution educating people motivated to improve their lives. We empower students to achieve their self-improvement goals through flexible, convenient, affordable, and highly relevant educational programs.

DEC’s other schools include the New York Institute of Photography (NYIP) and the New York Institute of Art and Design (NYIAD).

NYIP is the world’s largest online photography school, training photographers in the art, technique, and business of photography. Founded in 1910, it has trained more successful photographers than any other school in the world.

NYIAD is a premier online provider of career education in the creative arts. Starting with their Interior Design Course in 1985, the New York Institute of Art and Design has grown to offer courses in a wide-variety of creative fields, including wedding and event planning, jewelry making, personal style, and floral design.

Distance Education Company has been providing best-in-class education for more than 100 years. The New York Institute of Career Development proudly continues that tradition. We make online career education as simple and stress-free as it can be. Learn more about our online career course today.