Adults and Professionals

Adults & Professionals

Explore world-class academic, personal, and professional options as a bachelor’s or advanced degree holder who is not currently enrolled in another institution. As a postbaccalaureate Adults & Professionals student, you can take a course, or earn a certificate or certification of professional achievement to advance your career, apply for graduate school, or explore a new area of interest.

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Academic Options

Description During
Courses Build a program that meets your goals from hundreds of courses offered during Summer. Session 1 & 2
Business Plus Developing English speakers can enhance their communications skills and take a quantitative course. Session 2 & Academic Terms
Certificates and Certifications of Professional Achievement Choose from curricula designed to prepare and focus students’ study and experience. Summer & Multi-term Options

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Info Session

Online Information Session for Columbia Summer

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Summer Sessions Advisor

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Review your course options, start your application, and apply early to be ready for registration.