It is possible to earn a second degree or certificate at SUNY Adirondack, provided the second program requires a significant amount of additional coursework in a different field of study. The second program must have a minimum of 20 credits hour difference in its core requirements from the first degree. At least 84 credits (or more) are required to earn a second degree. A second certificate must have a minimum of 15 credits hour difference in its core requirement from the first certificate. All general education courses from the first degree may be applied to the second degree.