CUNY Baccalaureate is a member of the Association for Interdisciplinary Studies. Founded 1979, AIS is an interdisciplinary professional organization founded in 1979 to promote the interchange of ideas among scholars and administrators in all of the arts and sciences on intellectual and organizational issues related to furthering integrative studies.
CUNY Baccalaureate is a member of the U.N.’s Academic Impact initiative, a partnership between over 500 academic institutions from 90 countries and the U.N. to use scholarship, innovation, and ideas in the service of finding solutions to world problems of hunger, conflict resolution, literacy, human rights, access to education, poverty, sustainability, etc. Academic Impact serves as a clearinghouse to match academic innovation with the specific work areas of the U.N.
G.I. Jobs, a premier magazine for military personnel transitioning into civilian life, has awarded CUNY Baccalaureate for Unique and Interdisciplinary Studies the designation of Military Friendly School. The 2012 Military Friendly Schools list honors the top 20 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools that are doing the most to embrace America’s military service members and veterans as students.
Military Advanced Education, another premier magazine for military personnel transitioning into civilian life, has awarded CUNY Baccalaureate for Unique and Interdisciplinary Studies the designation of Top Military Friendly School every year since 2007.
Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC) was created in 1972 to provide educational opportunities to servicemembers who, because they frequently moved from place to place, had trouble completing college degrees. SOC functions in cooperation with 15 higher education associations, the Department of Defense, and Active and Reserve Components of the Military Services to expand and improve voluntary postsecondary education opportunities for servicemembers worldwide.