Certificate Students

Program of Study Worksheets

Program of Study Worksheets detail the coursework needed for graduation. You should periodically consult with an advisor to ensure you are on track for graduation.

Find the Advanced Certificate Program of Study Worksheet here.

Frequently Asked Questions

Students enrolled in the Advanced Certificate Program should reach out to Matthew Paczkowski for advisement. You can set up an appointment with an advisor here, stop by the Advising Office during the posted drop-in hours, or email advising@sph.cuny.edu.

You should definitely speak with an advisor. We’ll ask that you review the Advanced Certificate Program of Study Worksheet prior to your appointment.

Review the information found under the Register for Classes section of our policies and procedures page. If you are still facing difficulties, you should reach out to the CUNY SPH Registrar or an advisor.

We recommend certificate students follow the course sequence listed for their specific certificate, which can be found on our certificate programs page.

Yes, the five required Advanced Certificate courses are offered every semester.

Yes, we typically recommend students take no more than 12 credits per semester. However, you can take up to 16 credits in the Fall or Spring semesters, up to 4 during the Winter, and up to 10 during the Summer. If you wish to take additional credits, you will need to submit a Credit Overload Request.

Transfer credit requests need to be approved by the school’s Curriculum Committee. Visit the Transfer Credits section of our policies and procedures page to submit a transfer credit request.

First, we recommend you reach out to your professors. Additionally, we offer tutoring services in writing and statistics. You may also wish to meet with an advisor to discuss study skills and time management techniques.

You should visit our Library Services page for more information on using our library resources. If you need further assistance, you can contact library@sph.cuny.edu.

All required and optional textbooks are listed on the SPH Online Bookstore. Simply log in with your CUNYfirst ID to order textbooks from a personalized list (based on your registered coursework). Additionally, course reserve textbooks are available for on-campus use in the 7th floor study lounge.

Send us an email at advising@sph.cuny.edu and we’ll put you in touch with the right person!