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. 

If you are interested in taking nursing courses online, visit the School of Nursing for online options.

The Center for Distance Learning offers:

Join the CDL online learning community today.

CDL offers dedicated, disciplined students the pathway to achieve their academic goals - at any stage. Online courses are available at the undergraduate, graduate, and advanced certificate levels.

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.

Take the Next Step

Ready to advance your education and career? There’s no time like the present. Apply now, or learn more about SUNY Empire at one of our information sessions.