Mercy College

Introduction

Mercy College is the dynamic, diverse New York City area college whose students are on a personal mission: to get the most out of life by getting the most out of their education.

Founded in 1950, Mercy offers more than 90 undergraduate and graduate degree and certificate programs within five schools: Business, Education, Health and Natural Sciences, Liberal Arts and Social and Behavioral Sciences. Mercy College challenges its faculty and staff to make higher education work for anyone hungry enough to earn a better place in life. With campuses in Dobbs Ferry, Bronx, Manhattan and Yorktown Heights, the vibrancy of the College culture is sustained by a diverse student body from around the region.

A Transformative Educational Experience
Mercy challenges each of its undergraduate and graduate students to exceed their personal and intellectual expectations. Mercy's graduates demonstrate success and confidence across professional and vocational spectrums, and the impact they have in their communities or around the globe is testament to an empowering educational experience.

Mercy’s vibrant academic community places a high value on learning outside of the classroom with real-world experiences. This approach to scholarship encourages students to apply what they learn in the classroom with life after graduation. Mercy’s world-renowned faculty work closely with students on these projects.

Mercy is committed to connecting students with the world. The College has a rich tradition of community service through the “Mercy Gives Back” initiative, which encourages students to participate in, and lead, service-learning opportunities. This is a reflection of Mercy’s history and the values contained in the Mercy College seal (Inserviendo Consumere, consumed in service).

On-campus events and international travel experiences help students discover and appreciate cultures far from home. Our graduates are engaged citizens.

The PACT Advantage
Committed to supporting students throughout their education, Mercy College offers a personalized learning experience that includes the College’s Personalized Achievement Contract (PACT) program. PACT is a nationally recognized mentoring program that serves as a model for student success. www.mercy.edu/ 877-MERCY-GO.

Your PACT mentor is your point person who helps you navigate college life. Your mentor will help you understand and apply for financial aid, choose the right major, select and register for classes, track your academic progress, develop leadership skills, land an internship, and prepare for job interviews.

A Desired Campus Environment
The breathtaking natural environment on the Hudson River distinguishes Mercy’s scenic campus in the picturesque village of Dobbs Ferry. Dobbs Ferry’s main street, just steps from campus, offers charming restaurants, boutiques, shopping, coffee shops and a vibrant community life. A Metro-North train station, located on campus, makes New York City accessible. You arrive in the heart of Manhattan, at Grand Central Station, in less than 30 minutes. Examine art at the MoMA, experience Broadway, ice skate at Bryant Park, discover opera at the Met, catch a game at Yankee Stadium or Citi Field, explore Central Park, the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Botanical Gardens, and gain experience with countless internship and job opportunities.

Mercy’s other campuses, located in Manhattan, the Bronx and Yorktown Heights, offer flexibility and convenience.



Affordability
Mercy offers one of the lowest private college tuition rates in the nation, and the lowest in New York State. The College also provides generous scholarship packages to high-achieving students. Whether students are residential or commuting, they will discover a wealth of opportunities and an enriching college experience at a fraction of the average national cost.

Mission Statement

Mercy College is committed to providing motivated students the opportunity to transform their lives through higher education by offering liberal arts and professional programs in personalized and high quality learning environments, thus preparing students to embark on rewarding careers, to continue learning throughout their lives and to act ethically and responsibly in a changing world.

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Master in Cybersecurity

Campus or Online Full time Part time 18 months September 2018 USA USA Online Bronx Dobbs Ferry Yorktown Heights + 4 more

With an industry growing faster than any other, our program will help you protect the digital world our very lives depend upon. Because heroes can have desk jobs! [+]

Because heroes can have desk jobs With an industry growing faster than any other, our program will help you protect the digital world our very lives depend upon. In today's world there is nothing more important than acquiring the advanced education and skills to protect our private data. Companies, governments, law enforcement and individuals all face the growing complexities in our increasingly interconnected world and the need to both safeguard data and prepare for the worst. Your work in the M.S. Cybersecurity program will prepare you for a career in a government agency, law enforcement, private companies, hospitals, health care organizations and IT departments. Fast Facts 5-Year B.S./M.S. Program or 18-Month M.S. Real-World Educators GRE Optional Flexible and Online Options 5-Year B.S./M.S. Cybersecurity Program Our Dual Degree Program in Cybersecurity provides talented students the opportunity to complete both their bachelor's and master's degree in only five years. Graduates of this challenging but rewarding dual program go on to take leadership positions in business and in the government. Program Outcomes By the end of this program, students should be able to: Identify types of risks, cyber threats and cyber attacks through wired and wireless network communications Design, develop, and implement to prove the concepts of cyber defense, cyber offense, cyber investigation and cyber management Identify research problems, compare with previous approaches, develop solutions and discuss the research results Understand the privacy of information, information hiding, information assurance, information encryption/decryption Function effectively in a team to complete prototyping of detection, prevention and... [-]

Master in Human Resource Management

Campus or Online Full time Part time 1 year September 2018 USA USA Online East Village Dobbs Ferry + 3 more

Master in Human Resource Management Learn how to develop and manage business teams in for-profit and not-for-profit organizations. [+]

M.S. in Human Resource Management Learn how to develop and manage business teams in for-profit and not-for-profit organizations. Become a human resource professional. That's what the Master of Science Degree in Human Resource Management is designed to do. You'll learn how to manage and develop teams for human resources in business, industry and the not-for-profit sector. Program Information Purpose The Master of Science in Human Resource Management is designed to prepare managers to participate effectively in the management and development of human resources in business and industry. The program provides instruction to prepare students for careers as professionals in the field of human resource management; offers theoretical background, concepts and skills to those already in the field so that they may enhance their positions and facilitate their development within the profession; and presents an application-oriented, real-world focus for those wishing to build highly developed management skills. Admission Requirements Please refer to the general requirements for admission and matriculation in the Graduate Admissions section of this catalog. Expectations of the Graduate Upon completion, graduates of the Mercy College Master of Science in Human Resource Management will be able to: Implement or apply the essential elements and skills involved in the management and administration of human resources. Apply techniques to enhance worker satisfaction, creativity and productivity. Participate in human resource management research by using applied research methodology, quantitative analysis and data base technology to evaluate and support management techniques and strategies. Assess and affect the dynamics of "the system" at all levels:... [-]

Master in Organizational Leadership

Campus or Online Full time Part time 1 year September 2018 USA USA Online Bronx East Village + 3 more

Learn to manage and lead with our 1-year master's degree Master what it takes to be a cutting-edge leader in today's rapidly changing business world. [+]

Learn to manage and lead with our 1-year master's degree Master what it takes to be a cutting-edge leader in today's rapidly changing business world. With a Master of Science in Organizational Leadership (MSOL), you'll be ready for this ever-changing world. Our esteemed instructors combine years of experience with industry leading skills and knowledge in order to provide students with the abilities they need to succeed and distinguish themselves within their chosen profession. The MSOL program provides students with opportunities to demonstrate initiative and immediately apply their learning to dynamic, real-time situations within their organizations. For corporate cohorts, the curriculum is further customized to ensure a direct correlation between organizational initiatives and student learning. The MSOL program brings together international teams of working professionals. Through interactive, group-based learning experiences, students will be prepared to: Identify current challenges of organizational leadership in historical context; Master the techniques of collaborative team communication; Establish and facilitate successful team projects; Harness human ingenuity, technology and environmental change to foster continuous learning and competitive advantage Fast Facts GMATs optional Non-Business majors welcome Flexible in-class and online class A collaborative learning environment designed to bring together professionals from a variety of fields Competitive career opportunities Program Outcomes Graduates will be expected to demonstrate knowledge of the following: Theories and styles of leadership, with emphasis on understanding the role of leaders in achieving organizational effectiveness. The processes through which ethical conflicts are resolved by organizations, with emphasis on understanding the role of leaders in setting and maintaining... [-]

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Address Mercy College 555 Broadway
10522 Dobbs Ferry, New York, USA
Website http://www.mercy.edu/
Phone +1 877-637-2946

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