Marist College

Category: Private offering Doctorate | State: NY

About Marist College

Marist is a comprehensive, independent institution grounded in the liberal arts. Its mission is to "help students develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century." Marist is consistently recognized for excellence by The Princeton Review (Colleges That Create Futures and The Best 384 Colleges), U.S. News & World Report (8th Best Regional University/North, 2nd Most Innovative School/North, Best Online Education Program), and is top-ranked for study abroad by the U.S. State Department's Open Doors report. The College will open a School of Medicine in 2022.

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Why you should attend?

Marist College is an institution that goes to great lengths to welcome service members and veterans. In addition to accepting all chapters of the G.I. Bill and participation in the Yellow Ribbon Program, Marist offers a tuition discount to active duty and reservists. Transfer credits, including military transcripts, and online courses can help to finish their degree remotely. Marist has been named a "Military Friendly School" by G.I. Jobs magazine every year since inception of the list and to make the transition easier, the Marist College Student Veteran Organization offers a professional and social network of service members and veterans.


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