Center for Distance Learning
The Difference in Online Learning
The Center for Distance Learning at SUNY Empire State College provides busy adults an opportunity to pursue their academic goals in a flexible and challenging environment. Students can take a single course, or earn their entire undergraduate degree online.
If you are interested in taking graduate or advanced certificate courses online, visit the School for Graduate Studies for online options.
The Center for Distance Learning offers:
- more than 400 instructor-led online courses
- award-winning peer tutoring
- success with students at a distance since 1971.
Join the CDL online learning community today.
CDL offers dedicated, disciplined students a pathway to achieve their academic goals.
Learn more about online learning.
Learn about admissions requirements for degree-seeking and nondegree students.
Getting in Touch
Prospective students or general inquiries: Complete the Request for Information form.
Current students: Use our CDL Student Service Question form. Someone will contact you within two working days.