Advance on Your Path to Career Achievement and Intellectual Discovery
Whether you’re coming back to school for personal or professional reasons, our classes are designed to help you advance on your path to career achievement and ongoing intellectual discovery. We offer a broad range of courses and programs designed to enhance your skills, knowledge and expertise, as well as pique your curiosity and feed your inner explorer. A full-time student or a working professional, someone who can come to campus or someone who can’t — we’ve got courses just for you. And you don't need a college degree to register; an interest to learn and attend class is all you need!
We offer 600+ non-credit online courses and professional certificate programs that cover a wide variety of topics and interests. Browse our list of online courses today.
Professional Development Programs
If your team or organization needs to gain new knowledge, skills or expertise, we can help. We offer a broad range of non-credit courses and programs, and we’re a New York State eligible training provider. The Center for Innovative and Continuing Education delivers a range of professional and workforce development courses that will help you improve your current job skills or prepare yourself for new employment opportunities.
Customized and On-Site Training
The Center for Innovative and Continuing Education offers business leaders the opportunity to tap into our network of industry experts, corporate instructors and educational specialists to achieve their organization’s objectives and employee professional development goals. Course topics, which can be tailored to meet your needs, are varied and include business skills, health care, leadership, language and culture training, information technologies, human resources, accounting and marketing. And, we can offer learning opportunities in a variety of forums, from seminars and workshops to weekend programs and online courses. Contact Thomas Kowalik, director, Center for Innovative and Continuing Education, at 607-777-2792 or email@example.com for more information.
Academic Conference/Event Management
If your organization needs to hold an academic conference or event, CICE staff can help. We’ll coordinate all the details for your event held in the University Downtown Center, on our Vestal campus or off campus. Services include conference management and development, fiscal management, registration management and marketing. Contact Thomas Kowalik, director, Center for Innovative and Continuing Education, at 607-777-2792 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
College Link for High School Students
Get a head start on your college requirements by taking courses and earning college credit while you're still a junior or senior in high school through our College Link program.
The CICE delivers a range of youth programs, some academically based and others that are fun or teach a skill. All offerings are developed with youth in mind so kids will learn while having an enjoyable educational experience. Explore our current offerings.
Summer Reading Program for Children and Adults
For a productive and enjoyable activity with lifelong benefits, we recommend one of our eight reading skills and speed reading programs for children and adults. Click here for more information.
Learning in Retirement
The CICE understands that learning has nothing to do with age, that's why we offer a variety of educational programs and seminars. Learn more.
Older Adult Auditor Program
If you're age 60 or older and you want to audit (take credit-bearing courses for no credit) courses free of charge, then explore our Older Adult Auditor Program.