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Students choose SUNY Cortland for their graduate school experience because of the strong reputation we have for excellence in teacher education, physical education, sport management and other fields.
Cortland prepares you for real-world workplace challenges with faculty who draw on years of professional experience in the fields they teach, and learning inside and outside the classroom.
Whether your goal is to advance your current career or to launch a new one, your Cortland degree will put you on the road to success.
New Program - Therapeutic Recreation Online Certificate - C.A.S.
This certificate is designed to improve your knowledge and skills in the field of therapeutic recreation/recreation therapy. All courses are delivered online and can be used if you decide to transition to our full master’s degree program in Therapeutic Recreation.
The 18 credit hour program is our newest online only program and also provides the academic coursework that will assist students who want to sit for the National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification exam.
New Program - Physical Education Leadership - M.S.Ed
This program of study prepares students to take a leadership role in developing and implementing progressive physical education curricula and advocating for quality physical education programs.
Except for a one-time two-week summer on-campus requirement, the courses are delivered online. It can be taken either as a full or part-time student.
New Program - Sport Management (Online) - M.S.
We now offer a fully online course delivery option for this program. It still prepares you to succeed in a wide variety of positions in the sport management industry.
You can complete the online only option as either a full-time or part-time student.
New Program - Teaching Students with Disabilities (Grades 7-12) - M.S.Ed.
This program allows individuals who have certification in adolescence education the option to pursue a second certification in teaching students with disabilities. The program builds upon a well-established program the college has had which focuses on inclusive special education for children in grades 1-6.