Advanced Certificate in Immigration Law
CUNY Graduate School and University Center

Program Details

The Advanced Certificate in Immigration Law program offers the opportunity for professionals working with immigrant populations to advance their careers by expanding their knowledge and skills in the field. Graduates of this program are capable of:

  • Identifying and analyzing immigration issues to assess legal status and options
  • Locating and accessing the resources needed to analyze issues
  • Identifying major immigration applications and forms, their purposes, and issues
  • Developing strategies for successful presentation of major applications
  • Recognizing the implications of the unauthorized practice of law


  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education