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Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

Executives and professionals

Professional studies

Cornell offers intensive learning experiences for professionals year-round. Visit the professional studies website for a listing of current and upcoming programs.

Formats vary from semester-long credit courses to noncredit workshops, from on-campus seminars to online courses. Programs can be designed to meet the needs and interests of corporations, professional societies, and other groups. Online learning programs can also be shaped according to particular needs.

Cornell's Adult University (CAU)

Cornell's Adult University (CAU) offers learning vacations on or off campus that will challenge your mind and refresh your spirit. For anyone of any age...bring the kids.

Area professionals

Take a course for personal interest or career advancement through part-time study, Summer Session, Winter Session, or online learning.

Free summer events

The School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions invites you to continue your education in one of the most enjoyable ways possible—by attending our free summer events series! We offer concerts and lectures at no charge to encourage you to take a chance and learn something new or listen to music you may never have heard, all while visiting our gorgeous campus.