Summer '22 @ Queensborough

Accessible. Affordable. Accelerated.


Affordability and transferability matter to four-year college and university students.

Enroll at Queensborough this summer and:

  • Save money with our low tuition rates
  • Choose from more than 100 summer courses
  • Take online classes from the comfort of home
  • Maintain your academic momentum and accelerate towards your degree
  • Tutoring and other online students services available during all summer sessions
  • Boost your GPA
  • Use your existing federal financial aid ( Summer Pell)
  • Earn full course credit in as few as four weeks
  • Graduate sooner

Sessions start on May 31st and July 6th. Ranked tops in the tri-state area by Wallethub.

Important: All students who are eligible to receive the COVID-19 Booster shot must get Boosted and then  upload proof of Booster to CUNYfirst . Students will be deregistered / dropped from summer in-person and hybrid classes if they do not comply with this deadline and policy mandate. Visit the  CUNY Student Vaccination Mandate FAQ for more information Learn how to upload proof of Booster​


*NYC & Nassau County residents. Excludes student fees. Visit How much does College Cost? for tuition and fees. Visit our Residency Requirements for more information.

Who is Eligible for Summer?

  • Current QCC students

  • Current CUNY students attending another CUNY College

  • Non-degree students

  • Visiting students who are current undergraduates at a non-CUNY college/university

How Do I Apply for Summer?

Apply for the Summer STEM Waiver. (Note: The Visiting Student/Non-Degree applications do not include the STEM Waiver option.)

Summer STEM Waiver


Visiting students who are current undergraduates at a non-CUNY college/university should complete the visiting students PDF application.

Visiting Student Application


Non-degree students should complete the Non-degree PDF application.

Non-degree Application


Non-degree and visiting students, if you have any questions with applying for summer classes at Queensborough please contact our Admissions office at admissions@qcc.cuny.edu.


Current QCC and CUNY Students attending a CUNY College other than Queensborough should register via CUNYfirst. Advisement is not required.

Register Using Schedule Builder on CUNYfirst

When Do Summer 2022 Classes Begin?

Early Sessions (Summer 1)

  • 4 Weeks (4W1) Starts: Tuesday, May 31; Ends: Monday, June 27

  • 5 Weeks (5W1) Starts: Tuesday, May 31; Ends: Tuesday, July 5

  • 7 Weeks (7W1) Starts: Tuesday, May 31; Ends: Monday, July 18

Late Sessions (Summer 2)

  • 4 Weeks (4W2) Starts: Wednesday, July 6; Ends: Monday, August 1

  • 5 Weeks (5W2) Including USIP Starts: Wednesday, July 6; Ends: Monday, August 8

For detailed information, see the academic calendar online.

What courses are being offered?

Queensborough is offering over 300 sections in 120+ courses this summer.

  • ANTH 101 - Anthropology
  • ARCH 113 - Building Technology I
  • ARTH 100 - Introductory Survey of Art
  • ARTH 115 - Modern Art
  • BI 110 - Fundamentals of Life Science
  • BI 111 - Introduction to Human Biology
  • BI 140 - Principles of Biology
  • BI 150 - Org & Delivery of Health Care
  • BI 170 - Plants and People
  • BI 171 - Laboratory: Plants and People
  • BI 201 - General Biology I
  • BI 202 - General Biology II
  • BI 301 - Anatomy and Physiology I
  • BI 302 - Anatomy and Physiology II
  • BI 311 - Microbiology
  • BI 403 - Medical Terminology
  • BI 520 - Introduction to Public Health
  • BI 550 - Health Sciences Internship
  • BI 554 - Research Laboratory Internship
  • BI 950 - Field Exp in Medical Assisting
  • BI 951 - Field Exp in Medical Assisting
  • BI 952 - Field Exp in Medical Assisting
  • BU 101 - Principles of Accounting I
  • BU 102 - Principles of Accounting II
  • BU 201 - Business Org & Management
  • BU 203 - Principles of Statistics
  • BU 301 - Business Law I
  • BU 401 - Elements of Marketing
  • BU 701 - Principles of Finance
  • BU 812 - Transcription & Dictation
  • CH 120 - Fundamentals of Chemistry
  • CH 121 - Fundamentals of Chemistry Lab
  • CH 127 - Introductory General Chemistry
  • CH 128 - Introductory Organic Chemistry
  • CH 151 - General Chemistry I
  • CH 152 - General Chemistry II
  • CH 251 - Organic Chemistry I
  • CH 252 - Organic Chemistry II
  • CIS 101 - Intro Computers & Applications
  • CIS 205 - Intro to Info Sys & Tech
  • CRIM 101 - Intro Amer Criminal Justice
  • CRIM 106 - Intro to Criminal Justice Res
  • CRIM 202 - Corrections and Sentencing
  • CRIM 203 - Criminal Law
  • CRIM 205 - Criminology
  • CS 101 - Algorithmic Problem Solving I
  • DAN 111 - Intro to the Art Of Dance
  • ECON 101 - Introduction to Macroeconomics
  • ECON 102 - Introduction to Microeconomics
  • ENGL 101 - English Composition I 
  • ENGL 102 - English Composition II 
  • ENGL 220 - Introduction to Creative Writing
  • ENGL 231 - Special Topics Writing Studies
  • ET 506 - Linux Operating System
  • ET 570 - Creating Smartphone Apps
  • ET 575 - Introduction To C++ Program
  • ET 580 - Object-Oriented Program
  • ET 585 - Computer Architecture
  • ET 841 - The Science Of Energy And Power
  • ET 842 - Energy Production and Conservation
  • ET 991 - Co-op Ed Eng Tech
  • ET 992 - Co-op Ed Eng Tech
  • GE 101 - Physical Geology
  • HE 102 - Health, Behavior and Society
  • HE 103 - Fund Human Nutrition
  • HE 104 - Addictions and Dependencies
  • HE 105 - Human Sexuality
  • HE 107 - Mental Health 
  • HE 110 - Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • HE 111 - Stress Management
  • HIST 110 - Intro to Ancient Civilization
  • HIST 111 - Intro Medieval and West Civil
  • HIST 112 - Intro Modern West Civilization
  • HIST 127 - Grow Amer Civ I
  • HIST 128 - Grow Amer Civ II
  • HIST 135 - History of New York State
  • HIST 206 - History Of World War II
  • HIST 222 - Europe & the World Since 1945
  • HIST 290 - The Holocaust
  • IS 151 - The Health of The Nation
  • LS 111 - Elementary Spanish I
  • LS 112 - Elementary Spanish II
  • LS 223 - Read & Write Spanish Speak III
  • MA 119 - College Algebra
  • MA 121 - Elementary Trigonometry
  • MA 128 - Calculus for Technology & Business Students
  • MA 321 - Math In Contemporary Society
  • MA 336 - Statistics
  • MA 440 - Pre-Calculus Mathematics
  • MA 441 - Analytic Geometry & Calc I
  • MA 442 - Analytic Geometry & Calc II
  • MUS 101 - Introduction to Music
  • NU 204 - Nursing and Societal Forces
  • PE 401 - Basketball
  • PE 415 - Beginning Volleyball
  • PE 416 - Weight Training
  • PE 441 - Introduction to T'ai Chi
  • PE 503 - Badminton
  • PE 514 - Jogging
  • PE 520 - Beginning Swimming
  • PE 521 - Intermediate Swimming
  • PE 530 - Yoga
  • PH 101 - Principles of Physics
  • PH 111 - Space, Astronomy & Our Universe
  • PH 112 - Space, Astronomy, & Our Universe Lab
  • PH 201 - General Physics I
  • PH 202 - General Physics II
  • PH 301 - College Physics I
  • PH 302 - College Physics II
  • PH 311 - College Physics A
  • PH 312 - College Physics B
  • PH 421 - General Calculus Physics A
  • PHIL 101 - Introduction to Philosophy
  • PHIL 140 - Medical Ethics
  • PLSC 101 - American Government & Politics
  • PSYC 101 - Psychology
  • PSYC 220 - Human Growth and Development
  • PSYC 240 - Social Psychology
  • PSYC 250 - Personality
  • SOCY 101 - Sociology
  • SOCY 185 - Introduction to Social Work
  • SP 211 - Speech Communication
  • SP 213 - Intercultural Communication
  • TH 120 - Acting I
  • UBST 101 - Urb Stud Intern Program
  • UBST 102 - Urb Stud Intern Program 3

For details, visit the class schedule page.

How to Register for Classes Using Schedule Builder

Use DegreeWorks and Schedule Builder to choose your classes, plan your schedule, then register for classes on CUNYfirst.


Campus Cultural Centers

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Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

The KHC uses the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

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QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

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QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.