Summer 2017 Applications Still Open

We're still accepting domestic applications for Sessions 1 and 2, and international applications for Session 2.


Take advantage of a prescribed curriculum in a specific field and earn a certificate. Certificate students must:

  • Complete all required coursework in the outlined period of time
  • Earn a cumulative grade of B or better

Upon completion of program, you can request a certificate or certification in addition to a Columbia University transcript.

One-Term Certifications

These certifications can be completed in one 12-week Summer term.*

* Certifications can be completed in more than one term, if desired.

Multi-Term Certificates

Start these certificates in the Summer and complete them in a future term.