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Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

Winter Session 2017 will run from December 26, 2016, to January 21, 2017, with three-week on-campus classes beginning on January 3, 2017. We will update the Winter Session site in September. If you would like to receive an e-mail notice when this happens, please join our e-mail list. In the meantime, you may want to browse through the site to get an idea of what we offer.

Courses for Travel

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!

Alaska from Juneau to Ketchikan: The Inlets and Coves of the Inside PassageU.S. (west)
Australia: Magical Land, Seas, and CitiesAustrailia
Baja: An Ecologist's ExplorationLatin America
Chile: Wild Lands of Patagonia: A Family-Friendly ExpeditionLatin America
England: Jane Austen Country and Beyond Europe
France: The Rhone Valley: A Wine and Gastronomic AdventureEurope
Moscow and St. Petersburg - Strange, Alluring, EnthrallingRussia
New Paltz, New York The 2016 Presidential Election: A Weekend SeminarU.S. (east)
Washington, DC: Inside the Smithsonian with Secretary David SkortonU.S. (east)

Summer Session

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

ARCH 4101 Design VIIAsia (east)Ithaca
ART 3092 Independent Studio in ArtEurope
BIOSM 1500 Investigative Marine Biology LaboratoryU.S. (east)
Cornell in Washington Summer ProgramWashington D.C.
EAS 1551 Introduction to Oceanography Lab at ShoalsU.S. (east)
ENGL 3820 Narrative WritingEurope
ENGL 4811 Advanced Narrative WritingEurope
GOVT 3323 Modern European PoliticsEurope
Imagining Rome: Art Studio and Creative Writing Workshop in ItalyEurope
Imagining Rome: Creative Writing Workshops in ItalyEurope
Marine Science - Shoals Marine LaboratoryU.S. (east)
NS 4630 Global Health, Development and Policy Issues in TanzaniaAfrica
PAM 3620 Population Dynamics and Policy Debates in Comparative PerspectiveEurope
SPAN 1230 Continuing SpanishEurope
SPAN 2090 Spanish Intermediate Composition and Conversation IEurope
SPAN 2230 Perspectives on SpainEurope
Summer Program in TurinEurope
Tales of Three Cities - Tokyo, Seoul, BeijingAsia (east)

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.

BIOEE 2640 Tropical Field OrnithologyLatin America


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  • New York City  New York City
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  • online  online
  • Washington D.C.  Washington D.C.

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Location: Ithaca, Latin America, online

Season: winter