At Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh, New York, students build
an exceptional college experience that goes far beyond a degree. The Mount offers 47 undergraduate academic programs, 8 adult bachelor’s degree programs, and 3 master’s degree programs in business, education, and nursing. The Mount’s beautiful 60-acre campus overlooks the Hudson River, just an hour’s train ride north of midtown Manhattan.
Mount Saint Mary College became a four-year college in 1959, but its roots as an academic presence in the Hudson Valley go back to 1883. The founding Sisters of Saint Dominic instilled traditions of academic excellence, service, and leadership that remained constant as the College grew, and still exist as foundation values.
What makes the Mount stand out? Mount students say it’s the caring, inclusive community that values the individual and encourages intellectual and personal growth. Students, faculty, and staff alike participate in service-learning activities and community outreach.
Close student-faculty interaction is another reason our students value the Mount. With 14 students to each faculty member, the outstanding faculty know our students’ names, interests, and strengths. Take a closer look at Mount Saint Mary College.
Teacher student ratio: 1:14
Special Programs: Nursing (4-year bachelor’s, RN to BSN, master’s degree in nursing, and post-master’s certificates). Master’s in business administration. Master’s in education, with certification tracks for literacy, special education, and middle school extension. Five-year bachelor’s and master’s degree programs. Pre-professional programs in medicine, veterinary, dentistry, and physician’s assistant. Physical Therapy.