CCNY (Downtown Campus)



Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences offers a flexible education customized for working adults and transfer students and provides them with a framework that allows them to connect their learning in the classroom in ways that are relevant to the workplace and the world. Students learn to think, read, and write critically through a curriculum that emphasizes approaches for evaluating and communicating information in a variety of formats: written, oral, and digital .

The majority of courses are 4 credits and meet once per week in the evenings and during the day on Saturdays. The Division also sponsors research and conferences that reflect its interdisciplinary approach to teaching and learning, including the Patai Lecture Series, Human rights forum, and the Rights Talk-Podcast.

Fall 2021 courses at the Division of Interdisciplinary Studies at CWE  will be held via distance learning with extraordinary faculty, virtual library resources and live staff support. 

The Division of Interdisciplinary Studies at the Center for Worker Education offers the following programs:

B.A. in Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences

B.A. in Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences (Online)

B.S. in Early Childhood Education

Accelarated M.A. Programs (combined degree-4+1) for CCNY Undergraduates:

        B.A in the Study of the Americas/ M. A in the Study of the Americas

        B.A in Area Studies with a concentration in Black Studies/M.A in the Study of the Americas

M. A. in the Study of the Americas

M. A in the Study of the Americas : Dominican Studies Track

M. A. in the Study of the Americas: Human Rights Track

Contact the virtual front desk  to schedule a virtual appointment with an academic advisor.



Continuing IAS-CWE Students: All course enrollment at CWE is by appointment only with your assigned academic advisor, as listed in your Student Center in CUNY First. Please schedule your remote advising appointment through our virtual front desk. An email announcement indicating registration appointment openings will be sent directly to your citymail account from the office manager: .

CCNY(Uptown Campus) Students will need to meet with an academic advisor prior to registering for a course If they are knowledgeable of our Division. If you would like to know about our Division please register for an admissions workshop here.

Visiting/Non Degree: Students from other CUNY Schools, Visiting/Non Degree Visiting/Non Degree students, and students from other CUNY Colleges who wish to take downtown courses via Epermit should attend an admissions workshop here.

Please check your email and this page frequently for updates. Further question please contact our virtual front desk.





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Last Updated: 04/06/2022 10:35