About MCNY

Founded in 1964 by educational visionary and activist Audrey Cohen, more than 12,000 alumni have earned degrees from Metropolitan College of New York. The college’s unique Purpose-Centered Education model helps students learn by blending theory, and real-world practice, all within the lens of social justice. MCNY is an accredited, not-for-profit college, with two campuses, one located in lower Manhattan and another in The Bronx. Undergraduate and graduate programs are offered through three schools: the Audrey Cohen School for Human Services and Education, the School for Business, and the School for Public Affairs and Administration

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New Graduate Programs

MS in Project Management

The Master of Science in Project Management is for people pursuing a career in project management, who see themselves managing projects or overseeing complex undertakings. Earning a master’s can help you qualify for more advanced management positions. Qualified Project Managers are an invaluable asset to any business, non-profit agency or corporation. The global economy is becoming more and more interdependent and a degree in project management teaches versatile skills enabling professionals to move fluidly between industries. Project managers are in very high demand across all sectors. Take a look at an exciting new career…

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MA in Community Health Education

The Master of Community Health Education program will prepare you to make the most of today’s changing health and wellness environment and help make a difference in the locations in which you live and work. The program has been designed to meet the standards of the National Commission on Health Education Credentialing (NCHEC). Students who complete the program will qualify to take the NCHEC Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) exam, which is the only nationally recognized credential in the field. In times like these, Community Health Educators are needed. Find out if a career as a Community Health Educator fits your goals.

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Join the MCNY Power of Purpose Fitness Challenge

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Did the 2020-21 quarantine get the best of us? No more binge-watching and ordering in! It’s time to get moving! Don’t sit…commit to get FIT!

Join the first “MCNY Power of Purpose Virtual Fitness Challenge” (MCNY POP Challenge) now through September 25, 2021. This challenge is about achieving a goal of your own while helping MCNY students make their goals. Proceeds from the MCNY POP Challenge will fund scholarships, academic support services and the Student Emergency Fund, all of which help students reach the finish line and earn their degrees. Let’s increase the odds of their success, and improve our own fitness, by joining this challenge!

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Upcoming Events

  1. Overcoming Challenges: Back to College for Returning Students

    Thursday, December 9, 2021
    07:00 PM
  2. Moodle Training and Q&A

    Friday, December 10, 2021
    12:00 PM
  3. Virtual Information Session for International Students

    Saturday, December 11, 2021
    09:00 AM
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College News

MCNY Observes Transgender Day of Remembrance

November 15th, 2021|

"Transgender Day of Remembrance seeks to highlight the losses we face due to anti-transgender bigotry and violence. I am no stranger to the need to fight for [...]

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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A Message from MCNY President Joanne Passaro

August 2, 2021 Dear Members of the MCNY Community, As you know, COVID-19 infection and hospitalization rates continue to increase. In light of this evolving situation, MCNY will [...]

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