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Continuing Education Programs at Hunter College (CEP) serves as the non-credit educational arm of Hunter College, of the City University of New York. CEP meets the professional, academic and cultural needs of our rapidly changing global community. Our four programs: the International English Language Institute (IELI), Continuing Education, The Writing Center- CE, and Parliamo Italiano, offer over 250 courses and certificate programs. More than 8,000 students annually enroll in CEP courses offered in spring, summer and fall semesters. The International English Language Institute (IELI), created in 1976, offers all levels of English as a Second Language instruction. Continuing Education has offered a rich variety of certificate programs, personal enrichment and professional development courses since 1998. The Writing Center-CE has offered an exciting cultural showcase of writing workshops, special topic courses, and literary events since joining CEP in September 2010. Parliamo Italiano, a leader in Italian language instruction, joined CEP in June 2011. Become a part of CEP at Hunter and learn the skills you need to excel in today’s world.

Our Programs:

The International English Language Institute at Hunter College (IELI) is the place to come to master English language skills.  Whether you are just beginning to learn English or know it pretty well, our academic and professional language programs will give you the level of skills you need.   So come join us as 2,500 other students do each year, and start on the road to success.

Continuing Education (CE) is the program to take to learn the latest professional skills needed to get and keep the job of your dreams or simply to broaden your knowledge of the world around you.  We offer a variety of cutting-edge Certificate Programs in the hottest fields today including: Graphic Design, Web Programming, Marketing, Medical Coding, Interpretation/Translation, Legal Studies, TESOL, and many more.  Let us help you unlock the key to career success and personal enrichment.

The Writing Center-CE  at Hunter College is the premier showcase for writers to perfect their writing skills. Our special events offer you the opportunity to get to know and meet your favorite authors. Perfect your craft with successful, published authors in the literary field of your choice at our annual Writers’ Conference which features keynote speakers, exciting panels, and a networking reception.

Parliamo Italiano , our Italian language institute, has a 30 year track record of giving you the cultivated Italian skills you need for professional and social success.  We offer all levels of Italian courses, conveniently scheduled during daytime, evening or weekend hours.   Come join us and start speaking and writing the language of great opera and literature today.

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