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Featured Summer 2020 Online Courses
An exclusive lineup of faculty teaching the most sought-after classes, now online.
Students enrolled at a Columbia University school.
Columbia University alumni returning for summer courses.
Undergraduates or graduates at another institution.
Adults & Professionals
Individuals with a bachelor’s degree or higher degree.
Recent High School Graduates
For students who have graduated from high school.
High School Students
For students who will be entering grades 9 through 12 or freshman year of college.
International Student Info
Columbia Summer is a gateway to new experiences. Learn more about your options as an international student and find information on visas and the ISSO.
School of Professional Studies
The School of Professional Studies at Columbia University spans the continuum from high school and pre-college students through lifelong learners with a wide range of program options for degree and non-degree study.
We offer three immersive graduate-level Certification of Professional Achievement programs exclusively during Columbia Summer: Critical Issues in International Relations, Human Rights, and United Nations Studies.
Professor Lawrence Reed: Helping Students Answer the “Why” of Evolutionary Psychology — Not Just the “How”
Dr. Lawrence Reed is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist and a Psychology Professor based in New York City. He specializes in the field of Evolutionary Psychology and, this summer at Columbia, he invites students to join his “Evolutionary Psychology” course, PSYC S2490D.