Many students seek a high quality and affordable program of study in New York but keeping costs low can be a challenge. In order to address the demand for a quality program of study at an affordable cost, Study Experience has partnered with an accredited and internationally renowned business school located only 30 minutes from New York City by bus or train. Monroe College, a private business school situated in New Rochelle, New York, offers student the opportunity to live the New York life without breaking the bank.
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Founded in 1933 as the Monroe School of Business, Monroe College provides a variety of specialty business, accounting, and commerce programs designed to equip students with the skills and knowledge required for success in the modern job market. All of Monroe College’s degree programs—including the coveted Master of Business Administration or MBA—are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs. Combined with a proven track record of helping students attain internships at internationally renowned companies like IBM, Price Waterhouse Coopers, and MTV, Monroe College offers a practical and professional program of study at an affordable rate of tuition—all only 30 minutes away from the Big Apple!
Best known for programs in business, Monroe College has built a strong reputation of delivering highly practical, applied curriculums aimed at helping graduates succeed quickly in the work force. As well as specializing in business, Monroe College offers degrees in health, commerce, tourism, accounting, hotel management, law, education, and computer science. Boasting a student-faculty ratio as low as 15:1, Monroe College’s academic calendar operates on a quarterly basis allowing incoming students to earn their four-year bachelor’s degree in only three years!
As of 2016, tuition rates are set at $13,000 per year—making Monroe College the most affordable private university in the region.
Located on a smaller urban campus in New Rochelle, New York, Monroe College students enjoy the relief of living on a quieter campus away from the hustle and bustle of an American metropolis while still sitting only 30 minutes away from New York City by train or bus. The on-campus residence halls provide all of the amenities expected of a modern private university including comfortable rooms, on-site laundry, and dining halls. Following a day of classes, students can blow off some steam in one of the campus gyms, cheer on the mighty Monroe Mustangs at the Athletics Complex, or make the trip out to NYC to catch a play on Broadway.
To apply to Monroe College, prospective students must complete a three step application process. Initial applicants are encouraged to contact Study Experience and submit an online application form. Following submission of an application, students will be required to provide letters of recommendation, a personal statement covering why they want to study at Monroe College, official school transcripts translated from their native language to English, and completion of an English proficiency test such as IELTS or TOEFL.
If English proficiency is a concern, Monroe College offers a comprehensive language program with English language classes to help you learn and improve your fluency while you work towards your degree. The third and final stage culminates in a Skype interview with a member of Monroe College’s admission committee.
For more information about applying to Monroe College, please contact a member of the Study Experience team.