Cornell invites you to continue your education, further your career, or simply have fun learning something new through part-time study.
Extramural Study is part-time study for:
- Area residents and retirees
- Undergraduate and graduate students
- Cornell employees
- Corporate learners
- High school students
- Executives and professionals
- International students
- Anyone else seeking professional or personal advancement
Cornell degree candidates are not eligible to participate.
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, from teens to undergrads, execs, alums, and retirees.
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at a substantial discount . . .
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What our students say
"I cannot emphasize enough how important it has been to be given the opportunity of improving oneself by taking classes at Cornell. I feel very privileged to have been given this opportunity."
James A. McCardle
about Extramural Study