General Student Information
Many graduate courses are offered during the summer sessions. M.B.A. courses are offered during the first summer session. Study in music education, required for permanent teacher certification, can be completed in three or four summers. See the annual summer sessions catalog for course listings, registration procedures, fees, academic regulations, and housing, dining, and campus facilities available during the summer. The catalog can be obtained through the Division of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions (CESS). For the summer sessions calendar, visit the CESS website.
College does not provide housing for graduate students.
A wide range of apartments and other housing options
is available in Ithaca and the surrounding communities. Although
Ithaca College does not arrange for or inspect off-campus housing, the
residential life office provides a listing of available rooms, apartments,
and houses. This listing is available at www.ithaca.edu/reslife/OCListing.html.
The Ithaca College counseling
center offers short-term individual, group, and couples
counseling, as well as referral to mental health resources in the community,
at no charge to enrolled students. Counselors are also on call after
hours to respond to psychological emergencies. Confidentiality is maintained
in a manner consistent with New York State law and the ethical principles
of the American Psychological Association.
Counseling can help individuals address personal concerns, clarify values
and feelings, make more effective decisions, and deal with a range of
psychological difficulties such as depression and anxiety.
The counseling center staff includes licensed psychologists, social
workers, and other counselors. To obtain more information or to schedule
an appointment, call 607-274-3136.
Office of Career Services
Graduate students on the threshold of the job market or additional
schooling can gain valuable assistance from the professional counselors
and trained student staff in the Office
of Career Services. The office helps students identify
interests and abilities, explore career opportunities, and develop résumé-writing
and interviewing skills. Also offered are career information and exploration
seminars, testing services, videotaped mock interviews, an interactive
career guidance system, and a career resource library. The office brings
recruiters from major corporations and nonprofit agencies to campus
and helps coordinate interviews with potential employers. For additional
information, visit the career services
website or call 607-274-3365.