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The City University of New York offers more than 800 Master’s and Doctoral degree programs and 200 Graduate Certificate programs in over 150 fields. There is a CUNY graduate program that is the right fit for you. CUNY is committed to preparing you academically for careers in the Arts, Education, Health, Business, Law, Architecture, Journalism, and the Social and Natural Sciences. U.S. News has recognized our programs in Education, Criminology, English, and Social Work as some of the best in field. New York City will become your classroom as we have campuses located in each borough. Start your search here and open up yourself to endless possibilities.

Physician Assistant Studies Program, MS (City College of New York)

The Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies, beginning enrollment in Fall 2016, is a 87 credit degree program that seeks to recruit and educate students from the diverse surrounding communities to become highly competent, compassionate and culturally aware providers of excellent medical care to undeserved urban areas. Incorporated in our mission is a priority on increasing access to medical professional education for racial and ethnic minorities, financially disadvantaged students, and first generation college graduates. Our program is committed to providing strong support so that we may also expect high performance from our students.

Physician Assistant Studies Program, MS (York College)

The Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies, beginning enrollment in Fall 2016, is a 87 credit degree program that seeks to recruit and educate students from the diverse surrounding communities to become highly competent, compassionate and culturally aware providers of excellent medical care to undeserved urban areas. Incorporated in our mission is a priority on increasing access to medical professional education for racial and ethnic minorities, financially disadvantaged students, and first generation college graduates. Our program is committed to providing strong support so that we may also expect high performance from our students.

Pharmaceutical Science and Business, MS (York College)

The Pharmaceutical Science and Business program begins enrolling students in Fall 2016. This 36-credit program will train students for employment in areas such as drug discovery, pharmaceutical formulations, package development, chemistry and manufacturing process improvement, physio-chemical analysis of drugs, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics; clinical research, pharmacology and metabolism of drugs, drug safety and surveillance, regulatory affairs; quality assurance, compliance, licensing; etc. In addition, graduates of the M.S program will be able to pursue further studies leading to M.D, D.D.S., Pharm.D. as well as other professional or Ph.D. degrees.

Public Health Advanced Certificate (School of Public Health)

Public health is the science and practice of disease prevention and evidence-based approaches to ensure the well-being of populations. Public health addresses health at the population level rather than the individual level. Public health is an interdisciplinary field that examines health challenges from multiple perspectives, including societal, social, political, and economic. The advanced certificate in Public Health consists of the five public health core courses: Fundamentals of Biostatistics, Fundamentals of Social and Behavioral Health, Fundamentals of Environmental Health, and Fundamentals of Health Policy and Management.

Media Scoring, MFA (Brooklyn College)

The Master of Fine Arts in Media Scoring, beginning in Fall 2016, is a 60 credit program aiming to develop historically and theoretically informed, technically skilled composers working in collaborative contexts with visual media. Students will have advanced knowledge and practical experience in the composition and production music scores for media, including cinema, television, video games, animation and other commercial applications. Graduates of this program will be capable of pursing successful careers in the arts and commercial media industry in New York and beyond.

Arts Administration, MA (Baruch College)

The Master of Arts in Arts Administration is a 36 credit leadership program for activists, educators and managers in the arts. It is designed to be both partner and supporter of the city’s museums, theaters, galleries and concert halls. This program is designed to prepare students for leadership in a ranger of public, private and nonprofit arts institution.

Translational Medicine, MS (City College)

The Master of Science in Translational Medicine, beginning enrollment in Fall 2016, is a 30 credit program that will provide opportunites for students from diverse academic backgrounds to gain expertise in applying translational science and engineering approaches to produce practical solutions for health. This program is driven by the mounting demand for engineers, physicians, biomedical scientists, and other professionals who can successfully translate our abundant science and technology innovations into actual advances in patient health and healthcare.

Data Analytics and Applied Social Research, MA (Queens College)

The Master’s Program in Data Analytics and Applied Social Research, provides students with the educational foundation and technical skills necessary to prepare for a professional  career in market research, program evaluation, media and public opinion research, public health research, institutional research and assessment, or other applied social research field.

Disability Services in Higher Education, MS (School of Professional Studies)

The Master of Science in Disability Services in Higher Education (MS) is the first program of its kind in the country and will equip students with the knowledge and skills they need to provide legally mandated accommodations to students with disabilities in higher education settings. The coursework includes theoretical, conceptual and practical information that will provide students with sound philosophical grounding in addition to building skills that they will apply in the field.

Online Master’s Degree in Psychology, MA (School of Professional Studies)

The Master’s Degree in Psychology (MA), beginning enrollment in Fall 2016, is the first and only degree of its kind offered at the City University of New York (CUNY). This innovative degree will prepare students specializing in industrial/organizational psychology or developmental psychology to advance to new levels in their careers and learn from skilled faculty in a fully online environment.

Women and Gender Studies, MA (Graduate Center)

The Master’s degree in Women and Gender Studies, beginning enrollment in Fall 2016, aims to combine theory and practice, looking at gender and sexuality issues from an academic perspective, while at the same time giving students a grounding in real world issues and problems. This is an interdisciplinary program open to students from any relevant academic major, and/ or working women and men seeking to return to school for a higher degree. Students completing this degree will be prepared to enter a wide range of government or private organizations that require gender expertise including social policy organizations, and/or to undertake further study at the Ph.D. level.

Pipeline Program at the Graduate Center (All Fields)

The Pipeline Program is a CUNY-wide initiative designed to provide educational and financial support to CUNY undergraduates from groups currently underrepresented in our nation’s universities who are interested in pursuing a Ph.D. in preparation for college-level teaching and advanced research.

Applicants should be: 1) Ethnic minority students, 2) U.S. citizens or permanent residents, 3) Juniors enrolled in one of CUNY’s senior colleges who have earned at least 80 credits by the spring of the junior year, 5) a minimum GPA of 3.2; (6) an interest in college teaching and research.

Along with a stipend payments totaling approximately $6,000, the CUNY Pipeline Program provides a summer research institute at The Graduate Center which includes a 4-credit research seminar, workshops on applying to graduate school, and workshops in preparation for taking the Graduate Record Examination (GRE). Fellows report on their research projects at the annual CUNY Pipeline Conference and submit a written thesis at the end of the year.

Applications are completed online and are accepted from late fall to early spring for the Pipeline Cohort that starts in the summer. For more information, visit the Pipeline Program.


Pipeline Program at the Law School (Law)

The Pipeline to Justice prepares underrepresented students to enter CUNY School of Law and supports them throughout their law school career. The program offers a second chance at admission to CUNY Law to excellent, public interest-focused students whose LSAT scores seem incompatible with their achievements. This novel program, believed to be the first of its kind in the country, was launched in 2006 and demonstrates CUNY School of Law’s commitment to provide access to legal education to those from communities underrepresented in the legal profession.

Pipeline participants are selected at the end of the admissions cycle (typically during the summer months) from among those denied admission to CUNY Law and are invited to apply to the program. Students from a CUNY undergraduate program may be accepted to the Pipeline program before applying to the law school.

For more information, visit the Pipeline Program.

Colin Powell Fellowship at City College of New York (Social Sciences)

Each year the Center selects five graduate students to participate in the Colin Powell Program for a one-year period. Graduate students are encouraged to explore ways in which their developing academic expertise can be used to address urgent public problems in underserved communities. Fellows take part in weekly seminars that meet regularly throughout the year. They also take part in special events and have opportunities to hear from distinguished public figures.

Applicants must be students in good standing who are enrolled in one of the seven social science graduate programs offered through the Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership at City College (i.e. master’s programs in Economics, International Relations, General Psychology, Mental Health Counseling, Public Service Management, Sociology, and the PhD in Psychology at City College offered through the CUNY Graduate Center).

Applicants must have a minimum of one full academic year left in their graduate studies at the beginning of the fellowship term and must enroll in a minimum of six credits per semester during the length of the fellowship.

Fellows receive a $15,000 scholarship for the one-year period to support their efforts and participation in the program.

The deadline to apply is Friday, April 1st, 2016. To learn more, visit the Colin Powell School Scholarships and Fellowships page.


National Urban Fellows at Baruch College (Public Administration)

National Urban Fellows, Inc. (NUF) is a nonprofit organization whose purpose is to prepare students from diverse backgrounds for leadership positions in government and nonprofit organizations. This program is a rigorous, 14-month, full-time graduate degree program comprising four semesters of academic course work and a nine-month Mentorship assignment which culminates in a Master of Public Administration from Baruch College. Students complete 24 credits on-campus during two intensive summer sessions. In the fall and spring semesters, fellows complete an additional 21 credits online while working full-time in a nine-month mentorship assignment with a public official or nonprofit administrator. Mentorship placements are arranged by the National Urban Fellows and may be in any location in the nation or Puerto Rico.

Applicants must have a: 1) US citizenship, 2) Bachelor’s degree, 3) 5-7 years of professional work experience with 2 years in a management capacity, 4) leadership capacity with potential for further growth, and 5) demonstrated commitment to public service.

Fellows receive a $25,000 stipend, health insurance, a book allowance, relocation and travel reimbursement, full payment of tuition, and professional leadership development.

Please visit the National Urban Fellows for more information and to apply.

City College School of Architecture is the only public school of architecture in New York City. Its emphasis on the urban environment as the most important generator of ideas makes it unique among the constellation of architecture schools in New York and the surrounding region.

Architecture & Design Offered at:
ArchitectureMArch I & II: City; MUP: City; MLA I & II: City
Landscape ArchitectureMLA: City
Urban Planning & DesignMUP: City, Hunter
Urban Planning & LawMUP/JD: Hunter/Brooklyn Law School

CUNY offers over 35 degree options in Art and Performing Arts, including MFA’s in Art History, Studio Art and MMus’s in Performance, Chamber Music, Jazz Studies and much more.

Art & Performing ArtsOffered at:
ActingMFA: Brooklyn
Applied TheatreMA: SPS
ArtMA: Lehman; MFA: Brooklyn, Hunter, Lehman
Art Administration MA: Baruch
Art HistoryMA: Brooklyn, City, Hunter, Queens; PhD: GC
Art History: Museum Studies MA: City
Art StudioMFA: Queens
Design & Technical ProductionMFA: Brooklyn
Digital & Interdisciplinary Art Practice MFA: City
Fine Arts- Studio ArtMFA: City
Museum EducationMA: City; Adv. Cert.: Brooklyn
MusicMA: Brooklyn, City, Hunter, Lehman, Queens; MMus: Brooklyn, Queens; PhD: GC; Adv. Cert.: Brooklyn, Queens; Adv. Diploma: Brooklyn, Queens
Performance & Interactive Media ArtsMFA: Brooklyn; Adv. Cert.: Brooklyn
Performing Arts ManagementMFA: Brooklyn
PlaywritingMFA: Brooklyn, Hunter
TheaterMA: Brooklyn, Hunter; MFA: Brooklyn; PhD: GC
Theater DirectingMFA: Brooklyn

CUNY offers over 35 degree options for those pursuing careers in Accounting, Business Administration, Corporate Communication, Economics and much more. Our degree options vary from MBA, MS, MPS, PhD to advanced certificate.

Business & CommunicationsOffered at:
AccountingMS: Baruch, Brooklyn, CSI, Hunter, Lehman, Queens; MBA: Baruch
Branding & Integrated CommunicationMPS: City
BusinessPhD: GC/Baruch
Business AdministrationMBA: Baruch; MS: Brooklyn, Lehman
Business Administration & LawMBA/JD: Baruch/Brooklyn Law School, Baruch/NY Law School
Business Analytics of Large-Scale DataAdv. Cert.: CSI
Business FinanceMS: Lehman; MS: Lehman (Online)
Business Human Resources MS: Lehman; MS: Lehman (Online)
Business ManagementMS: CSI
Business Management & LeadershipMS: SPS (Online)
Computer Information SystemsMS: City
Corporate CommunicationMA: Baruch
Data Analytics MS: SPS (Online)
Data Analytics & Applied Social ResearchMA: Queens
Decision Sciences MBA: Baruch
Economics MA: City, Hunter; MBA: Baruch; PhD: GC
Economic AnalysisMS: Brooklyn
EntrepreneurshipMS: Baruch; MBA: Baruch
FinanceMBA: Baruch; MS: Baruch, Brooklyn
Financial EngineeringMS: Baruch
Financial Risk ManagementMS: Baruch
Forensic AccountingAdv. Cert.: John Jay
General BusinessMBA: Baruch; MS: Brooklyn
Global BusinessMS: Brooklyn
Health Administration/Management/PolicyMBA: Baruch
Industrial/Organizational PsychologyMBA: Baruch
Information SystemsMBA: Baruch; MS: Baruch, Brooklyn
International BusinessMBA: Baruch
ManagementMBA: Baruch; Adv. Cert.: SPS
MarketingMBA: Baruch; MS: Baruch
Operations Management MBA: Baruch
Organizational Behavior/HR ManagementMBA: Baruch
Pharmaceutical Science & BusinessMS: York
Project ManagementAdv. Cert.: SPS (Online)
Quantitative Methods & ModelingMS: Baruch
Real EstateMBA: Baruch; MS: Baruch
Risk ManagementMS: Queens
Sport ManagementMS: Brooklyn
StatisticsMBA: Baruch; MS: Baruch
Sustainable BusinessMBA: Baruch
Sustainability in the Urban EnvironmentMS: City
TaxationMBA: Baruch; MS: Baruch

CUNY offers over 70 programs in education including advanced certificates and the MSEd. These programs consist of preparing professionals for teaching adolescent to secondary education, special education, and fulfilling administrative roles such as School District Leaders and School Building Leaders.

EducationOffered at:
Adolescent/Secondary Education MSEd: City, Lehman, CSI; MA: Brooklyn, City, Hunter, Lehman; MAT: Brooklyn; Adv. Cert.: City, Hunter
Adult Learning: Program Design and FacilitationAdv. Cert.: SPS
Applied Behavior AnalysisAdv. Cert.: Hunter; MA: Queens
Art Teacher MA: Brooklyn, City, Lehman; MSEd: Queens; Adv. Cert.: Brooklyn, Queens
Autism Spectrum DisordersAdv. Cert.: Brooklyn, CSI
Bilingual Childhood Special EducationMSEd: Brooklyn, City, Lehman
Bilingual Counselor EducationAdv Cert.: Lehman
Bilingual Early Childhood Special EducationMSEd: Lehman
Bilingual Education for Pupil Personnel or Intensive Teach InstituteAdv. Cert.: Hunter, Queens
Bilingual Extension for all NYS certification typesAdv. Cert.: Brooklyn, City, Hunter, Lehman, Queens
Bilingual Extension for Early Childhood/ ElementaryMAT: City; MSEd: Hunter, Lehman
Bilingual Special Education (Grades 7-12)MSEd: City
Biology Teacher (Grades 7-12)MA: Brooklyn, City, Hunter; Adv. Cert.: City, Hunter, Queens; MSEd: CSI, Queens; MAT: Queens
Chemistry (Grades 7-12)MA: Brooklyn, City, Hunter; Adv. Cert.: City, Hunter, Queens; MSEd: Queens; MAT: Queens
Child Development PsychologyPost-Master’s Cert.: Queens
Childhood Education MSEd: Brooklyn, CSI, Queens; MAT: Queens
Childhood Education & Special EducationMAT: Queens
Childhood Education Bilingual (Grades 1-6)MSEd: Queens, MAT: Queens
Childhood Education with Bilingual ExtensionMSEd: Lehman
Childhood Education with Specialization in STEMMSEd: Hunter
Children’s LiteraturePost-Master’s Cert.: Queens
Chinese Teacher (Grades 7-12)MA: Hunter; Adv. Cert.: Hunter, Queens
Dance Education MA: Hunter
Disability Services in Higher EducationMS: SPS (Online)
Early Childhood/Childhood ElementaryMSEd: Brooklyn, City, CSI, Hunter, Lehman
Early Childhood Education (Grades B-2)MSEd: Queens; MAT: Queens; Post-Master’s Cert.: Queens
Early Intervention & ParentingAdv. Cert.: Brooklyn
Earth Science TeacherMA: City, Hunter; Adv. Cert.: City, Hunter, Queens; MAT: Brooklyn, Queens; MSEd: Queens; Initial Adv. Cert.: Queens
Educational LeadershipMSEd: Baruch, Brooklyn; Adv. Cert.: City, Hunter, Lehman; Post-Master’s Cert.: CSI
Educational PsychologyMA: Hunter; PhD: GC
Educational TheatreMSEd: City; Adv. Cert: City
English as a Second LanguageMA: Hunter; MS: City; MSEd: Lehman; Adv. Cert.: City
English Language TeachingMA: City; Adv. Cert.: Queens
English Teacher (Grades 7-12)MA: Brooklyn, City, CSI, Hunter; MAT: Queens; MSEd: CSI, Lehman, Queens; Adv. Cert.: Hunter, Lehman, Queens; Post-Master’s Cert.: City
Family & Consumer Science EducationMSEd: Queens; Adv. Cert.: Queens
French Teacher (Grades 7-12)MA: Brooklyn, Hunter; Adv. Cert.: Queens; MSEd: Queens; Adv. Cert.: Hunter
Gifted EducationExtension Certificate: Hunter, Lehman
Health Teacher (Grades 7-12)MSEd: Brooklyn, Lehman
Higher Education AdministrationMSEd: Baruch
Italian Teacher (Grades 7-12)MA: Hunter; Adv. Cert.: Hunter, Queens; MSEd: Queens
Language Minority EducationPost-Master’s Cert.: Queens
Latin Teacher (Grades 7-12)MA: Hunter; Adv. Cert.: Hunter
Literacy (Grades: B-6 & 5-12) MSEd: City, Hunter, Lehman, Queens; Post-Master’s Cert.: Queens
Literacy & Special Education (Grades 1-6) Dual DegreeMSEd: Lehman
Literacy Studies Adolescent MS: Lehman
Math EducationMA: City, Hunter; MAT: Queens; MSEd: Brooklyn, CSI, Lehman, Queens; Adv. Cert.: Lehman, Queens; Post-Master’s Cert.: City, Hunter, Queens
Middle Childhood Extension (Grades 5-6)Adv. Cert.: Lehman
Middle School EducationMA: Brooklyn; MSEd: Brooklyn, City
Music Teacher MA: Brooklyn, Hunter; MAT: Lehman; MSEd: Queens; Adv. Cert.: Brooklyn, Queens
Physical EducationMSEd: Brooklyn, Queens; Adv. Cert.: Queens
Physics (Grades 7-12)MA: Brooklyn, City, Hunter; Adv. Cert.: City, Hunter, Queens; MSEd: Queens
Play Therapy Adv. Cert.: Brooklyn
Recreation EducationMSEd: Lehman
School Building & School District Leader Dual Cert.Post-Master’s Cert.: CSI
School Building Leader MSEd: Brooklyn, City, Lehman; Post-Master’s Cert.: Queens; Adv. Cert.: Baruch
School CounselingMSEd: Brooklyn, Hunter, Lehman, Queens; Adv. Cert.: Brooklyn
School District LeaderMSEd: Brooklyn; Post-Master’s Cert.: CSI, Queens; Adv. Cert.: Baruch
School PsychologistMSEd: Brooklyn, Queens; Adv. Cert.: Brooklyn
Science EducationMA: City, Hunter; MSEd: Brooklyn, Lehman; Adv. Cert.: Lehman; Post-Master’s Cert.: City, Hunter, Queens
Social Studies Teacher MA: Brooklyn, City, CSI, Hunter; MsEd: CSI, Lehman, Queens; Adv. Cert.: Lehman, Queens; Post-Master’s Cert.: City, Hunter, Queens
Spanish Teacher (Grades: 7-12)MA: Brooklyn, Hunter, Lehman; MSEd: City; Adv. Cert.: Hunter, Queens; MSEd: Queens; Adv. Cert.: City
Special EducationMSEd: Brooklyn, City, CSI, Hunter, Lehman, Queens; Post-Master’s Cert.: Queens; Adv. Cert.: City, Lehman
Speech & Hearing/Language DisabilitiesMA: Lehman; MS: Hunter
Teachers of the Blind & Visually Impaired MSEd: Hunter
Teachers of the Deaf & Hard of HearingMSEd: Hunter
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (Adult Learners)MSEd: CSI; MA: Hunter
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (Grades: P-12)MA: Hunter; MS: City; MSEd: CSI, Lehman, Queens; Adv. Cert.: CSI, Lehman; Post-Master’s Cert.: Queens
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages and Elementary Bilingual EducationPost-Master’s Cert.: Queens
Teaching Languages Other than EnglishMA: Hunter; Adv. Cert.: Lehman; Post-Master’s Cert: Hunter
Teaching Students with DisabilitiesMSEd: Brooklyn
Urban EducationPhD: GC

CUNY recognizes the need for a competitive edge in our globalized and high-tech marketplace by offering innovative programs in Engineering, Computer Science and Technology. Our programs include Biomedical, Chemical, and Civil Engineering to the study of Digital Forensic and Cyber-security, Data Analytics, and Computer Information Systems.

Engineering, Computer Science, & Technology Offered at:
Biomedical EngineeringMS: City; PhD: City
Branding & Integrated CommunicationMPS: City
Chemical EngineeringME: City; PhD: City
Civil Engineering (Environmental, Structures, Transportation)ME: City; PhD: City
Computer Information SystemsMS: Brooklyn, City
Computer ScienceMS: Brooklyn, City, Lehman, CSI; MA: Queens; PhD: GC
Computer Science for Digital ForensicsAdv. Cert.: John Jay
Computer Science: Applied Digital Forensic ScienceAdv. Cert.: John Jay
Data Analytics MS: SPS (Online)
Earth Systems, Environmental Science & Technology MS: City
Electrical EngineeringME: City; PhD: City
Information SystemsMBA: Baruch; MS: Baruch, Brooklyn
Mechanical EngineeringME: City; PhD: City
Sustainability in the Urban EnvironmentMS: City
Translational Medicine MS: City

Film and Media offerings include programs in Cinema and Media Arts/Studies. Students will undertake a challenging two-year curriculum that spans core knowledge in media history, theory and criticism, to develop research, writing, and media-making skills in preparation for careers in academia, the arts, or media-related professions. Brooklyn College’s Barry R. Feirstein Graduate School of Cinema is the first public film school in New York City as well as the only film school in America to be built on a working film lot. Feirstein is housed at Steiner Studios in Brooklyn, the largest sound stage complex on the East Coast and home to many movie and television productions.

Film & Media Offered at:
Cinema/Film MA: Brooklyn, CSI; MFA: Brooklyn, City
CinematographyMFA: Brooklyn
DirectingMFA: Brooklyn
Integrated Media ArtsMFA: Hunter
Media Studies/Media ArtsMA: CSI, Queens; MS: Brooklyn, City; MFA: Hunter; Adv. Cert.: Brooklyn
Performance & Interactive Media ArtsMFA: Brooklyn; Adv. Cert.: Brooklyn
Post-ProductionMFA: Brooklyn
ProducingMFA: Brooklyn
ScreenwritingMFA: Brooklyn
Television ProductionMFA: Brooklyn

Our programs in Health Science and Administration focuses on preparing professionals in the fields of teaching, research, and public service that promote the advancement of public health. Examples of our programs are Audiology, Community Health, Clinical Nurse Leader and many more. Degree options vary from MA, MS, PhD to advanced certificates.

Health Science & Health Administration Offered at:
Adult-Gerontological Health NursingMS: CSI; DNP: CSI; Post-Master’s Cert.: CSI
AudiologyAuD: GC
Biotechnology & Public Health MA: Hunter
Clinical Nurse LeaderMS: Hunter
Community HealthMA: Brooklyn; MPH: Brooklyn/SPH, Hunter/SPH
Community Health EducationMA: Brooklyn
Cytotechnology Adv. Cert.: Hunter
Exercise & Sport ScienceMS: Brooklyn
Health Education & PromotionMA: Lehman
Health InformaticsMS: Brooklyn
Medical Laboratory TechnologyAdv. Cert.: Hunter
NursingMS: CSI, Hunter, Lehman; Adv. Cert.: CSI, Hunter; DNP: CSI, Hunter; DNS: GC; PhD: GC; Post-Master’s Cert.: CSI, Lehman
Nursing AdministrationMS/MPA: Hunter-Bellevue/Baruch; Adv. Cert.: Lehman
NutritionMS: Brooklyn, Hunter/SPH, Lehman, Queens
Nutrition & Exercise ScienceMS: Queens
Physical TherapyDPT: CSI, Hunter
Physician Assistant StudiesMS: York
Speech-Language-Hearing SciencesPhD: GC
Speech-Language PathologyMA: Lehman, Queens; MS: Brooklyn, Hunter
Translational MedicineMS: City

CUNY offers courses in Classics, History and Philosophy where students will receive a broad, comprehensive understanding of the world. This program will help shape you into an astoundingly well-rounded individual and also assist you in whatever career you choose to pursue.

Humanities Offered at:
Arts AdministrationMA: Baruch
Art HistoryMA: Brooklyn, City, Hunter, Queens; PhD: GC
Art History: Museum Studies MA: City
ClassicsMA: GC; PhD: GC
Comparative LiteratureMA: GC; PhD: GC
Creative WritingMFA: Brooklyn, City, Hunter, Queens
EnglishMA: Brooklyn, City, CSI, Hunter, Lehman, Queens; PhD: GC
English: Language and LiteracyMA: City
English Literature MA: Lehman
FrenchMA: Brooklyn, Hunter, Queens; PhD: GC
Hispanic & Luso-Brazilian Literatures and LanguagesPhD: GC
HistoryMA: Brooklyn, City, CSI, Hunter, Lehman, Queens; PhD: GC
ItalianMA: Hunter, Queens
Judaic StudiesMA: Brooklyn
PhilosophyMA: GC; PhD: GC
SpanishMA: Brooklyn, City, Hunter, Lehman, Queens
Women’s StudiesMA: GC

The course of study for the M.A. in Journalism degree is challenging and requires full-time attendance. Students complete 45 credits of coursework in three semesters over 16 months, participate in a required comprehensive summer internship, and produce a substantial final or capstone project. The curriculum is built upon a core of seven common courses, followed by a wide range of courses in different media formats and options for subject matter concentrations.

Journalism Offered at:
JournalismMA: GSJ
Journalism- EntrepreneurialMA: GSJ; Adv. Cert.: GSJ
Journalism- SocialMA: GSJ

As the only publicly funded law school in New York city, the CUNY School of Law trains lawyers dedicated to working in public interest. With their integrated curriculum and clinical offerings such as Community & Economic Development, Criminal Defense, Economic Justice, Elder Law, Immigrant and Non-Citizen Rights, International Women’s Human Rights, and Mediation; CUNY School of Law ranks #3 in the country for the best clinical training.

Law & Criminal JusticeOffered at:
Crime Prevention & AnalysisAdv. Cert.: John Jay
Criminal JusticeMA: John Jay; PhD: GC/John Jay
Forensic ScienceMS: John Jay
Immigration LawAdv. Cert.: SPS (Hybrid)
International Crime & JusticeMA: John Jay
Law JD: Law
Protection Management MS: John Jay
Security ManagementMS: John Jay; MS: John Jay (Online)
TerrorismAdv. Cert.: John Jay; Adv. Cert.: John Jay (Online)

Queens College is the only college that offers the Library Science Program in CUNY. This program prepares graduates for employment and services in a diverse, global and rapidly changing information society now and in the future. Graduates are able to demonstrate appropriate competencies and to articulate ethical values as defined by IT Professional organizations and other stakeholder communities. A degree in Library Science maintains a rigorous yet flexible curriculum that reflects the changing needs of its constituency through ongoing assessment and revision.

Library ScienceOffered at:
Archive & Records Management Initial Adv. Cert.: Queens
Childhood/Youth Public LibraryInitial Adv. Cert.: Queens
History & Library ScienceMA/MLS: Queens
Library ScienceMLS: Queens; Post-Master’s Cert.: Queens
School Library Media SpecialistMLS: Queens; Adv. Cert.: Queens
School Library Media Specialist for Certified Teachers MLS: Queens

CUNY offers programs at various colleges such as CSI, Brooklyn, John Jay, Hunter and Queens College. These programs prepare graduates for professional careers in fields such as Mental Health and Grief Counseling, Neuroscience and Psychology.

Mental Health & Psychology Offered at:
Applied Behavior AnalysisMA: Queens; Adv. Cert.: Queens
Clinical Mental Health CounselingMA: CSI
Experimental PsychologyMA: Brooklyn
Forensic PsychologyMA: John Jay; PhD: GC/John Jay; Post-Master’s Cert.: John Jay
Forensic Psychology and LawMA/JD: John Jay/ New York Law School
Grief CounselingAdv. Cert.: Brooklyn
Industrial/Organizational PsychologyMA: Brooklyn, MS: Baruch
Mental Health CounselingMA: Baruch, Brooklyn, City, John Jay (Forensic); MSEd: Hunter; MS: Queens
Neuroscience and Developmental DisabilitiesMS: CSI
PsychologyMA: Brooklyn, City, Hunter, Queens, SPS (Online);

CUNY has over 20 Public Administration programs catering to graduates who are pursuing careers catering to the needs of the community at large. Students can pursue an MPA in Nonprofit Administration, Policy Analysis and Evaluation, Higher Education Administration and much more. The CUNY School of Public Health seeks to create new models of public health education for the 21st century and is committed to teaching, research and service that creates a healthier New York City and promote eqitable, efficient and evidence-based solutions to pressing health problems facing cities around the world.

Public Administration & Public Health Offered at:
Biotechnology & Public Health MA: Hunter
Community Based Public Health & Health Equity MPH: Lehman/SPH
Community HealthMA: Brooklyn; MPH: Brooklyn/SPH, Hunter/SPH
Environmental & Occupational Health SciencesMPH: Hunter/SPH; MS: Hunter/SPH
Epidemiology & BiostatisticsMPH: Hunter/SPH
Health Care Administration/Management/PolicyMPA: Baruch; MPH: Brooklyn, Hunter/SPH; Adv. Cert.: SPS
Nonprofit Administration MPA: Baruch
Policy Analysis & EvaluationMPA: Baruch
Public AdministrationMPA: Baruch, John Jay
Public Administration & Public PolicyAdv. Cert.: SPS
Public Administration: Inspection & OversightMPA: John Jay
Public Administration: Policy & AdministrationMPA: John Jay
Public HealthMPH: Hunter/SPH, Lehman/SPH; DPH: GC/SPH, Hunter/GC/SPH
Public Health Geographic Information ScienceMPH: Lehman
Public Health InformaticsAdv. Cert.: SPH
Public Health NutritionMPH: Hunter/SPH
Public Health Policy & ManagementMPH: Hunter/SPH
Public Health & Social WorkMPH/MSW: Hunter/SPH
Public ManagementMPA: Baruch
Public Service ManagementMPA: City
ThanatologyMA: Brooklyn
Urban Development & SustainabilityMPA: Baruch

CUNY offers a number of two-year MA/MS graduate degrees that combine elements of Master’s level study in science, mathematics or engineering with “plus” courses in business, policy and other applied fields. These degrees will prepare you for exciting career opportunities in: Biomedical Laboratory Management (BLM); Data Analytics and Applied Social Research (MADASR); Earth Systems and Environmental Science and Technology (ESEST); Geographic Information Sciences (GISc); and Photonics.

Science & MathematicsOffered at:
Applied Environmental GeoscienceMS: Queens
BiochemistryMA: Hunter; PhD: City/GC, GC, Hunter/GC; MS: City
BiologyMA: Brooklyn, Hunter, Lehman, Queens MS: CSI; PhD: City/GC, GC, Hunter/GC
Biomedical Lab ManagementMS: Hunter
BiotechnologyMS: City, CSI
ChemistryMA: Brooklyn, Queens; MS: Brooklyn, City PhD: City/GC, GC, Hunter/GC
Earth & Atmospheric Science MS: City
Earth Science MA: City; PhD: GC
Environmental ScienceMS: CSI; PhD: GC
GeographyMA: Hunter
Geographic & Information ScienceMS: Lehman; Adv. Cert.: Hunter, Lehman
Earth & Environmental ScienceMA: Brooklyn, Queens
Earth & Environmental ScienceMA: Hunter, Lehman, Queens; PhD: GC; MS: City
Mathematics & InstructionMA: Lehman
Pharmaceutical Science & BusinessMS: York
PhotonicsMS: Queens
PhysicsMA: Brooklyn, Hunter, Queens; PhD: GC, Hunter/GC; MS: City
StatisticsMBA: Baruch; MS: Baruch
Statistics & Applied MathMA: Hunter

For those interested in the study of others and their way of life, CUNY has a diverse range of programs in the social sciences from traditional fields like Anthropology, Linguistics, Political Science and Sociology to unique programs in Disability Studies and Study of the Americas.

Social SciencesOffered at:
AnthropologyMA: Hunter; PhD: GC
Data Analytics & Applied Social ResearchMA: Queens
Disability Services in Higher EducationMS: SPS (Online)
Disability Studies MA: SPS (Hybrid); Adv. Cert.: SPS (Hybrid)
Industrial Labor RelationsMS: Baruch
International AffairsMA: Brooklyn
International RelationsMA: City
Labor RelationsAdv. Cert.: SPS
Labor StudiesMA: SPS; Adv. Cert.: SPS
Liberal StudiesMA: CSI, GC, Lehman, Queens
LinguisticsMA: GC; PhD: GC
Linguistics (Applied)MA: Queens
Middle Eastern StudiesMA: GC
Political ScienceMA: Brooklyn, GC; PhD: GC
Social ResearchMS: Hunter
SociologyMA: Brooklyn; PhD: GC
Study of the AmericasMA: City
Urban AffairsMA: Queens; MS: Hunter
Urban Policy & AdministrationMA: Brooklyn
Urban StudiesMA: SPS

CUNY offers the MSW program at the College of Staten Island, Hunter College, and Lehman College. CUNY strives to educate students to work in urban social work fields in their community, region and worldwide. The MSW program ranges from 30-60 credits, whether you decide to attend school full time, part time, or in an accelerated program.

Social WorkOffered at:
Social WelfarePhD: GC
Social Work MSW: CSI, Hunter, Lehman
Social Work/Public HealthMSW/MPH: Hunter/SPH

Baruch…………………………………..Baruch College

Brooklyn…………………………………Brooklyn College

City……………………………………….The City College of New York

CSI………………………………………..College of Staten Island

GC…………………………………………CUNY Graduate Center, CUNY

GSJ………………………………………..CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Law……………………………………….CUNY School of Law

SPS……………………………………….CUNY School of Professional Studies

SPH……………………………………………CUNY School of Public Health

Hunter……………………………………Hunter College

John Jay………………………………….John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Lehman………………………………….Lehman College

Queens…………………………………..Queens College

York……………………………………….York College

Graduate Degree Glossary
Adv. Cert. Advanced Certificate
Adv. DiplomaAdvanced Diploma
AuDProfessional Doctorate in Audiology
DNPDoctor of Nursing Practice
DNSDoctor of Nursing Science
DPHDoctor of Public Health
DPTDoctor of Physical Therapy
Initial Adv. Cert.Initial Advanced Certificate (Education)
JDJuris Doctor (Law Degree)
MAMaster of Arts
MArchMaster of Architecture
MATMaster of Arts in Teaching
MBAMaster of Business Administration
MEMaster of Engineering
MFAMaster of Fine Arts
MLAMaster of Landscape Architecture
MMUSMaster of Music
MPAMaster of Public Administration
MPHMaster of Public Health
MPSMaster of Professional Studies
MSMaster of Science
MSEdMaster of Education
MUPMaster of Urban Planning
Post-Master’s Cert.Post-Master’s Certificate
PhDDoctor of Philosophy