State University of New York College at Cortland requires a minimum of 124 credits to complete a bachelor's degree. There is no accelarated degree program at SUNY Cortland, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits.
SUNY Cortland does accept transfer credits. The school accepts and IB credits. SUNY Cortland does not offer classes during the summer.
Around 67% of students who started college at SUNY Cortland complete all the credits required within six years.
SUNY Cortland offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
Students are required to fulfill a lanuage requirement as well as a math and science requirement. Students do not have to take a computer class.
When choosing a major, SUNY Cortland students have several choices to make. Scroll down to see a full list of majors offered at SUNY Cortland below.
Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major. Declaring a double major may require more work but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to a graduate program.
If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, they can design their own major.
SUNY Cortland has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
SUNY Cortland offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants.
SUNY Cortland does not require an internship for any students. Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job. While SUNY Cortland does not require internships for students in any majors, internships are a great way to get work experience, discover career paths that might fit you, or rule out ones that don't.
The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every college. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
SUNY Cortland has an Army ROTC program and an Air Force ROTC program.
Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at SUNY Cortland include: - an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus - an Air Force ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time. A 3-2 dual degree program is a five-year program wherein the first three years are spend taking undergraduate courses and the final two years are spent taking graduate courses. Upon completion of the 5 years, the student will be awarded two degrees, a bachelor's degree and a master's degree.
SUNY Cortland offers these dual degree programs: - 3-2 dual degree program in engineering in partnership with State University of New York at Buffalo, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Alfred University, Clarkson University, State University of New York at Binghamton and Case Western Reserve University - 3-2 dual degree program in forestry with Duke University and State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry
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