An Introduction to Monroe College

Monroe was founded in 1933 as an educational institution to prepare students for successful careers. This professional, coeducational, independent institution of higher education offers day, evening and weekend classes to help prepare highly motivated, well-qualified students for careers in the world of business, allied health sciences, technology, professional studies, and related areas.

Monroe College is authorized by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York to grant a Certificate in Practical Nursing, the Associate in Science (A.S.), degree in Criminal Justice, Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degrees in Accounting, Baking and Pastry, Business Administration, Culinary Arts, Hospitality Management, Information Technology, Medical Administration, Medical Assisting, Nursing, Pharmacy Technician, and Registered Nursing; Bachelor of Business Administration degrees (B.B.A.) in Accounting, Business Management, General Business, Health Services Administration, Hospitality Management, Information Technology, the Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Criminal Justice, Early Childhood Education, and Public Health; the Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) degree in Business Management and the Master of Science (M.S.) degree in Criminal Justice.

The college currently offers an online Master’s degree programs in Business Management (M.B.A.) and Criminal Justice (M.S.).

Our faculty members are dedicated professionals who are interested in you and your education. Their purpose is to prepare you for rewarding careers, and they do so with the most modern instructional methods and teaching equipment available. As a Monroe student, you will receive personal attention through academic advisement, career guidance, counseling, and a full complement of academic support services.