Bryant & Stratton College Announces New Educational Partnership with Salvatore’s Old-Fashioned Pizzeria

College to Offer Free Courses and Tuition Grants to Pizzeria Employees

ROCHESTER, NY (September 15, 2020) – Bryant & Stratton College announced a new educational partnership with Salvatores’s Old Fashioned Pizzeria today to provide all employees of Salvatore’s 29 restaurant locations the opportunity to take one free college course and use those credits to matriculate into one of the college’s 21 Diploma, Associate, and Bachelor degree programs. The partnership also includes the establishment of a Salvatore’s tuition grant program to benefit employees pursuing a degree.

“This partnership with SoccerSam and his team will provide integral resources to make higher education more accessible to Salvatore’s employees,” said Michael Mariani, Bryant & Stratton College’s Rochester Campus Director. “Demonstrating our collective understanding of the importance of an educated workforce, this collaboration is an investment in the career advancement of our community.”

“By offering opportunities for our employees and franchisees to advance their education, we hope to not only promote well-rounded team members, but make their career aspirations more attainable” said Salvatore ‘SoccerSam’ Fantauzzo, CEO & Founder of Salvatore's. “Always seeking new talent to join the Salvatore’s family, we hope that this partnership will attract ambitious new recruits to our franchises as well as promote retention amongst our current staff.”

Bryant & Stratton College has campuses in Greece, located at 854 Long Pond Road, Rochester, N.Y. 14612 and Henrietta, located at 1225 Jefferson Road, Rochester, N.Y. 14612. Bryant & Stratton College will be offering classes in a blended format this fall, with classes beginning on Wednesday, September 16th. The College’s blended learning program combines the best of instructor-led, face-to-face classroom learning with the flexibility of online instruction.

Further information on Bryant & Stratton College can be found at, and more information on Salvatore’s Old Fashioned Pizzeria can be found at


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