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Undergraduate Courses with Noncredit Seats

Take a noncredit course at a reduced tuition rate!

  • $180 for the noncredit option in a 1-credit course*
  • $320 for the noncredit option in a 2-credit course*
  • $520 for the noncredit option in a 3-credit course*
  • $625 for the noncredit option in a 4-credit course*

*plus applicable fees. In addition to the tuition and any listed lab fees, there is a $25 nonrefundable noncredit registration fee paid once per semester. Please note: Specialized course tuition rates may vary from the above.

  • Students who register for this option do not receive college credit or grades.
  • This noncredit option is limited to students who are not enrolled in a degree program at Purchase College.
  • Because noncredit spaces are limited in these credit courses, early registration is advised.
  • Students may not switch between the credit and noncredit sections of these courses after the add/drop period.
  • Early registration discounts do not apply to these courses. 

Open Courses: Spring 2018
January 24–May 15

In the online course search (live as of October 16), choose “Spring 2018 Noncredit (View Only)” and click on “Class Search”

Registration begins November 13, 2017 for courses starting in January 2018

*NEW* American Sign Language I
ASL 1000 American Sign Language I / $625 / starts Jan. 29

Registration Form / Credit Card Authorization
American Art
ARH 3180 American Art / $625 / starts Jan. 24 – offered at the Rockland extension site

Registration Form / Credit Card Authorization
Arts Management
AMG 1100 Fundamentals of Arts Management / $625 / starts Jan. 24, online
AMG 2200 Finance for the Arts / $625 / starts Jan. 25
AMG3100 Funding the Arts / $625 / starts Jan. 29

Registration Form / Credit Card Authorization
Communications
COM 3110 Strategic Message Design / $625 / starts Jan. 24
COM 3350 Persuasive Speaking / $625 / starts Jan. 29

Registration Form / Credit Card Authorization
Communication/Media Studies
COM 1400 Introduction to Video Techniques and Technology / $520 / starts Jan. 30
COM 2050 Introduction to Media Writing / $625 / starts Jan. 25
COM 3170 American Film, Reflections of a Century II: 1950 to 2000 / $625 / starts Jan. 24

Registration Form / Credit Card Authorization
*NEW* Editing with Adobe Premiere Pro

JOU 1110 Editing with Adobe Premiere Pro

An introduction to the essentials of digital video editing with Adobe Premiere Pro in an intensive hands-on training format. Students become familiar with the user interface and editing tools needed to produce professional-quality videos for home use, broadcast television, and the web. 

JOU1110 / noncredit / $625 / starts Jan. 28  Shorts course
Instructor: TBA
Sun., 10 a.m.– 5 p.m.
Jan. 28–Feb. 11 (3 sessions)
Humanities building, room 1054

Registration Form / Credit Card Authorization

Fundamentalism
LBS 3014 Fundamentalism / $625 / starts Jan. 30

Registration Form / Credit Card Authorization
20th-Century World Literature
LIT 3427 20th-Century World Literature / $625 / starts Jan. 29

Registration Form / Credit Card Authorization
Using Excel in the Workplace
MAT 1001 Using Excel in the Workplace / $320 / starts March 12 • Shorts course (registration begins Feb. 21, 2018)

Registration Form / Credit Card Authorization
Painting and Drawing
PAD 1100 Fundamentals of Painting / $520 + $56 lab fee / starts Jan. 30
PAD 2075 Drawing from Nature / $520 + $56 lab fee / starts Jan. 24

Registration Form / Credit Card Authorization
Introduction to Photoshop
PHO 3755 Introduction to Photoshop / $320 / starts March 13 • Shorts course (registration begins Feb. 21, 2018)

Registration Form / Credit Card Authorization
True Stories: The Craft of the Memoir
WRI 3250 True Stories: The Craft of Memoir / $625 / starts Jan. 25

Registration Form / Credit Card Authorization