Service-Learning at SUNY Cortland - SUNY Cortland

Service-Learning at SUNY Cortland

collage of SUNY Cortland students volunteering with local children

SUNY Cortland offers service-learning courses is in all three of its schools: The Schools of Liberal Arts, Professional Studies, and Education. 

Throughout the academic year, faculty members across departments teach many courses with service-learning methodology.

Courses included

  • Introduction to New Media
  • Writing Studies in the Community 
  • Critical Media Literacy
  • Perspective on Disabilities: Children, Families, and Communities
  • Field TV Production
  • Introduction to Urban Education
  • Prisons and Punishment
  • Teaching Reading in the Second Language Classroom
  • Dance and Individuals with Disabilities
  • Community Health
  • Intermediate Computer Applications
  • Strategic Management
  • Writing Studies in the Community
  • Business Writing
  • Camp Leadership
  • Administration of Recreation

video production class

Important Statistics

Last year, one thousand and nine hundred and sixty-seven students dedicated 77,436 hours of service to the community; 1,251 of those students gave at least twenty hours each.