Online Courses

Online Noncredit Courses

We offer a wide range of highly interactive courses that you can take entirely over the Internet. While your goals can range from career development through the acquisition of new skills and knowledge to personal enrichment aimed at a hobby or fulfilling a passion, continual education is essential to all aspects of life.

See 2017 Online Course Descriptions

Instructor-Led Online Courses with Education to Go

Experience learning the way it was meant to be: enjoyable, clear, uncomplicated, fast, and convenient! Expert instructors, interactive quizzes, assignments and an online discussion area available via the web. We offer more than 300 online courses that you can take on your own time and from the comfort and convenience of your home, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Pick up a new skill or brush up on an old one. Online discussion areas enable you to communicate with other students. Instructors respond to your email questions – ask as many questions as you want, whenever the mood strikes you. Six-week, 12 Lesson short courses starting at $109.

Online Career Training Courses with Education to Go/Gatlin

Our instructor-facilitated courses are available anytime, anywhere. All you need is a web-enabled computer and a desire to learn skills that will prepare you for a new career or update current skill sets. And even though you won’t be in a traditional classroom setting, you won't be on your own. A team of available online professionals, anytime scheduling, and educational textbooks combine to give you a relevant, interactive learning experience. We offer courses in Healthcare/Fitness, Business/Professional, IT/Software Development (Microsoft and CompTIA Official Curriculum), Media and Design, Skilled Trades/Industrial and IT and Software Development.

All of our courses are led by expert instructors, many of whom are nationally known authors. Our online courses are affordable, fun, fast, convenient, and geared just for you. Please visit to view all courses that are available to you.

Real Estate, Appraisal and Related Courses

We offer New York State approved Continuing Education online courses for Real Estate Salespersons and Brokers. We also offer online Appraisal Courses and a National Mortgage Exam Prep course. 

Medical Transcription, Medical Editor and Medical Administrative Assistant

Healthcare is expected to generate 3.2 million new jobs by 2018! Train for these jobs in the medical field at SUNY Ulster.
Career Step’s online training programs offers the opportunity to train and work in the growing medical industry. Medical transcriptionists are in high demand. Due to Career Step’s industry recognized training and national certification exam pass rates, graduates of these programs are highly sought after students. Receive personal, ongoing support and career guidance to assist in job search. The training constitutes 640 hours of healthcare curriculum and a unique practicum that includes hundreds of real life doctor audio files in 14 different medical specialties. Students will also improve their typing speed and accuracy in order to increase production and earnings. The computer students use for these classes must meet certain specific system requirements.

Please call 845-339-2025 for additional details or visit, or call Career Step
at 877-609-7735.

 Medical Coding & Billing Specialist

This series of four courses is open to individuals interested in gaining insurance coding skills for an entry-level position, the experienced coder looking for educational enrichment, and the coder preparing for the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) Certification Exam. Courses include:

  • Medical Terminology
  • Medical Billing
  • Intro to ICD 10 Using SpeedECoder
  • Advanced Medical Coding CPT & Certification

 Course fee $269 . Call Continuing and Professional Education to register, 845-339-2025.

  Real Estate

Students can choose an a-la-carte course or get the most value for your time and money with a course package. The New York Course Package includes the courses listed below:

  • New York Real Estate Pre-license Course – 75 Hours
  • New York Exam Prep MathMaster 
  • New York Real Estate for Salespersons Book

Educational Requirements:

  1. Coursework: Students must complete the 75-hour New York Real Estate Pre-license Course and pass the final exam. This online series satisfies this requirement.
  2. Final Exam: At the end of your coursework students must pass a proctored final exam.
  3. State Licensing Exam: Students must pass the New York licensing examination. Please refer to the New York Department of State website for more information:





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