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Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

Winter Session 2020 will run from December 26, 2019 to January 18, 2020, with three-week on-campus classes beginning on January 2, 2020. We will update the Winter Session site in September. If you would like to receive an email when this happens, please join our email list. In the meantime, you may want to browse through the site to get an idea of what we offer.

Communication-related courses

Professional Studies

Intensive learning experiences for students, professionals, and executives year-round, all drawing on Cornells renowned resources and faculty.

Policy Development ProgramIthaca

Summer College for High School Students

Offers talented high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors the opportunity to experience the excitement of college life, take university courses, work with renowned faculty, earn college credit, explore majors and careers, and make friends from around the world.

Cornell Summer College Programs for High School StudentsIthaca
Hotel Operations ManagementIthaca
How to Win an Argument: An Introduction to Debate and RhetoricIthaca
How to Win an Argument: An Introduction to Debate and RhetoricIthaca
Introduction to Negotiations and Conflict Resolution
Marketing Fundamentals for the 21st Century
Secrets of Business SuccessIthaca

Summer Session

Study with renowned faculty, earn credits, gain valuable skills, and complete requirements--on campus, online, or around the world.

AEM 1200: Introduction to Business Management
AEM 2400: Marketingonline
AEM 2700 Management CommunicationIthaca
BIOG 3500: Introduction to Applied Science Communication: Digital Platforms and Public Engagement
BIOSM 3500: Science Communication in Coastal and Marine Environments: Digital Platforms & Public Engagement
COGST 1111: Making a Difference by Design
COMM 1300: Visual Communication
COMM 2200: Media Communication
COMM 2310: Writing about Communication
COMM 2820: Research Methods in Communication Studies
COMM 3010: Writing & Producing the Narrative for Digital Media
COMM 3040 Writing and Editing for Magazines and Online MediaIthaca
COMM 3060: Connecting Experience: Creating a Personal Brand & Implementing an ePortfolio
COMM 3200 New Media and Societyonline
HADM 1650: Business Writing for Hospitality Professionals
HE 4080: Practicing Medicine Health Care Culture and Careers
INFO 2450: Communication and Technology
INFO 4301: Ethics in New Media, Technology, and Communication
LING 1101: Introduction to Linguistics
LING 1111: American Sign Language I
MSE 3111: Technical and Professional Skills
SPAN 2090: Spanish Intermediate Composition and Conversation I
SPAN 2097: Monologue:Being in the World

Winter Session

Earn up to four credits in just three weeks--either on campus or online, reduce your course load, benefit from small classes, and immerse yourself in a subject. You can also work closely with your professor and receive more individualized attention.

AEM 2400: Marketing
COMM 1300: Visual Communication
COMM 3090: Experiential Writing in the Yucatan: Environmental and Cultural Communication
ENGRC 3500: Engineering Communications
PLSCI 3090: Experiential Writing in the Yucatan: Environmental and Cultural Communication

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