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Certificate & Certification Applicants

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Certificates and Certifications of Professional Achievement at Columbia University’s School of Professional Studies are structured non-degree programs comprised of a number of credit-bearing University courses. They’re ideal for exploring a subject of interest, fulfilling an academic requirement, developing and advancing your career, and, in some cases, preparing for graduate school. All options offer access to Columbia's world-renowned academic community that includes top-rated professors, state-of-the-art facilities, and student peers who will challenge and engage you.

Certificate and Certification Applicants

Access Your Application

For the following programs, select Master’s Affiliated CPA Programs within the online application:

For the following programs, select Non-Degree & Other Certificate Programs within the online application: