2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Jun 16, 2024  
2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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State University of New York College at Cortland is accredited by The Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education may be reached at
3624 Market St.
Philadelphia, Pa., 19104
Phone: 267-284-5000
Fax: 215-662-5501
Email: info@msche.org (English); españolinfo@msche.org (Spanish)

The teacher preparation programs at the State University of New York College at Cortland are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE), 2010 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Suite 500, Washington, D.C. 20036, phone 202-466-7496.

SUNY Cortland has also received national program recognition, accreditation or approval from the following associations:

Adolescence Education: Biology by the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)

Adolescence Education: Chemistry by the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)

Adolescence Education: Earth Science by the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)

Adolescence Education: English by the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE)

Adolescence Education: Mathematics by the National Council for Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)

Adolescence Education: Physics by the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)

Adolescence Education: Social Studies by the National Council for Social Studies (NCSS)

Adolescence Education: Spanish, French, Spanish and French by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL)

Athletic Training by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education

Chemistry Department by the American Chemical Society

Childhood Education by the Association for Childhood Education International (ACEI)

Counseling Center by the International Association of Counseling Services (IACS)

Early Childhood by the National Association for the Education of the Young Child (NAEYC)

Educational Leadership by the Educational Leadership Constituent Council (ELCC)

English as a Second Language (ESL) by Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

Health Education by Society of Health and Physical Educators, SHAPE America

Inclusive Special Education and Teaching Students with Disabilities by the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)

Literacy Department master's degree programs by the International Literacy Association (ILA)

Peer Tutoring program in Academic Support and Achievement Program (ASAP) by College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA)

Physical Education by the National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE)

Recreation, Parks and Leisure Studies Department by the Council on Accreditation of Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Related Professions

University Police Department by the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services

The M.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders is a candidate for accreditation by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). This is a pre-acceditation status with the CAA, awarded to developing or emerging programs for a maximum period of five years.

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Frequently Called Numbers 

Admissions Office 607-753-4711

Graduate Admissions Office

Advisement and Transition 607-753-4726
Affirmative Action Office 607-753-2302
Athletics Department 607-753-4953
Auxiliary Services Corporation (ASC) Customer Service 607-753-4627
Auxiliary Services Corporation (ASC) Executive Office 607-753-4325
Campus Activities and Corey Union Office 607-753-5574
Campus Information (Switchboard) 607-753-2011 or 0
College and Student Accounting Office 607-753-2313
Counseling and Student Development Center 607-753-4728
Emergencies (24 hours) 607-753-2111 or 911
Extended Learning Office 607-753-5643
Financial Aid Office 607-753-4717
Graduate Admissions Office 607-753-4800

Circulation/Reserves Desk


Reference Desk


The Help Center

Mohawk Valley Graduate Site 315-792-5360
President's Office 607-753-2201
Registrar's Office 607-753-4702
Residence Life and Housing Office 607-753-4724
School of Arts and Sciences 607-753-4312
School of Education 607-753-5430
School of Professional Studies 607-753-2701
Student Affairs 607-753-4721
Student Health Service 607-753-4811
Summer/Winter Session 607-753-5643
University Police Department (UPD) 607-753-4124


Academic Calendars

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