A graduate degree helps you gain a deeper understanding of a subject you already love, with the added bonus of career advancement and increased earning potential.
A graduate degree helps you to hone your skills, stand out professionally, increase your income potential and become a leader in your field.
Our faculty have years of practical experience in their fields and are ready to share their knowledge and expertise so you are ready to hit the ground running when you graduate.
Your degree will help you to maximize your earning potential. The median annual income for people with a master’s degree is $23,400 more per year than those with only a bachelor’s.*
Explore degree options across our five schools including: education, health care, cybersecurity, computer science, English, psychology or counseling, business and more.
*Bureau of Labor Statistics, Median Weekly Earning and Unemployment Rate by Educational Attainment, 2018.
Learning happens by doing
We have designed our programs to provide hands-on experience while you are still in school. Students will have opportunities to work in state-of-the-art facilities to gain the practical knowledge that will help you stand out from the crowd.
- Clinical Simulation and Learning Labs
- Cybersecurity Lab
- Trading Room
How Mercy College Supports Our Graduate Students
Graduate PACT Team
From the moment you enroll in a graduate program, you will be assigned a personal mentor who can support every part of the graduate journey.
Professors take an active interest in connecting students to professional opportunities and giving one-on-one guidance.
Internships and Networking
We have strong relationships with organizations across New York City and Westchester, ensuring that students gain experience and professional contacts.
Mercy College & The College of New Rochelle Alumni Assistance Scholarship
Now is the time to plan for your future, with the support of an institution you know and trust.
We know that you may be facing new career challenges in these uncertain times. We want to help you and your family grow into an even more qualified job candidate, for when the economy shifts into recovery mode.
The program offers Mercy College and The College of New Rochelle (CNR) undergraduate alumni and dependents of alumni a one-time, $1,000 scholarship when enrolling for the first time in one of our graduate programs. The scholarship cannot be combined with any other Mercy College scholarship.