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Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

Ecology/nature-related courses

Cornell's Adult University

Adult and youth programs--travel around the world or have an education vacation on the beautiful Cornell campus--led by some of our most distinguished faculty!

Australia: Magical Land, Seas, and CitiesAustrailia
Baja: An Ecologist's ExplorationLatin America
Cape May: Spring Migration - Birds and Their HabitatsU.S. (east)
Chile: Wild Lands of Patagonia: A Family-Friendly ExpeditionLatin America
Thailand: Exploring Asia's Paradise - A Family-Friendly HolidayAsia (southeast)

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.

Creating Green Cities and Sustainable FuturesIthaca
Veterinary Medicine: Conservation MedicineIthaca

Summer Session

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

BIOEE 2070 EvolutionIthaca
BIOMS 1310 Parasites as Literary Protagonists-Mind Control, Emasculation, and Egg Sacksonline
BIOMS 3350 Wildlife ParasitologyIthaca
BIOSM 1500 Investigative Marine Biology LaboratoryU.S. (east)
BIOSM 1650 Introduction to Marine Mammal BiologyU.S. (east)
BIOSM 1780 Evolution and Marine DiversityU.S. (east)
COGST 1500 Introduction to Human Environmental RelationsIthaca
DEA 1500 Introduction to Human Environment RelationsIthaca
EAS 1108 Earth in the NewsIthaca
EAS 1150 Severe Weather PhenomenaIthaca
EAS 7500 Satellite Remote Sensing in Biological OceanographyIthaca
Marine Science - Shoals Marine LaboratoryU.S. (east)
NTRES 4940 Creating Green Cities and Sustainable FuturesIthaca
Satellite Remote Sensing Training for Biological OceanographersIthaca
VETCS 1200 Conservation Medicine: A Veterinary PerspectiveIthaca

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.

PLBIO 2400 Green World/Blue PlanetIthaca


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Location: Ithaca, online

Season: summer, winter