History & Timeline
The Division of Interdisciplinary Studies at the Center for Worker Education was established in 1981 by The City College of The City University of New York (CUNY) in collaboration with public employee unions. The Center is a division of the City College of CUNY located at 138th and Convent Avenue in Manhattan. The Center has approximately 750 students in attendance and offers over 170 courses each year. The average class size is about 25 students and our students’ average age is 30. The Division has graduated over 2500 students, including four City College valedictorians and one salutatorian
CLAS approval; program at 14 St. & Federal Plaza
External & Internal Review; CLAS program approval
ECE Program approval; move of half of program to 99 Hudson St.
10th Year in operation
6th floor added at 99 Hudson; all classes taught there
Proposal to increase enrollment to 1000 Students
20th Year in operation
NCATE review of ECE
New Faculty. City Council Funding, Division Status; External review
25th Year Anniversary
Renamed the Division of Interdisciplinary Studies at the Center for Worker Education
TAFFNY (The Study of the Americas Film Festival) is launched.