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Advisory Regarding Coronavirus COVID-19

In order to deliver the best and safest program for our students, the School of Professional Studies is planning to move all programs to online learning for Summer 2020. With the State of New York’s approval, we expect to formally announce this transition as of April 10, 2020. We are excited to deliver dynamic and engaging courses and cocurricular activities online. Our websites will be updated with additional details in the coming weeks. Learn More.
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Columbia University Employees

There are many options for Columbia University employees to study through the School of Professional Studies, from taking classes in the Arts and Sciences, to pursuing a certification or preparing for graduate school within the Postbaccalaureate Studies program, to the rigorous curriculum of our professional master’s degree programs. Most of our programs are structured for working individuals, with most classes offered in the evenings.

University Faculty and Officers of Research

University Faculty and Officers of Research at Columbia are eligible to apply for a variety of academic programs through the School of Professional Studies.

 

Other Officers and Support Staff

Officers and support staff at Columbia who hold a bachelor's degree are eligible to apply for a variety of academic programs through the School of Professional Studies.

Tuition Exemption

Columbia University offers a Tuition Exemption Benefit Program for both full-time, regular salaried Officers as well as Support Staff, so that you and your eligible dependents may take courses at Columbia.