The challenges of the 21st century are complex. Solutions call for thoughtful, knowledgeable leaders and creative, collaborative responses. To respond to this changing world, we are proactive in
identifying emerging issues,
providing professional preparation and development programs, and
helping practitioners understand and apply the most promising theoretical constructs.
Located in the heart of the New York, we have forged strong partnerships with public and private schools, other colleges and universities, business and government groups, and human service organizations.
We reflect the Jesuit tradition of academic excellence in a values-laden setting. High standards of scholarship are evident in all of our programs.
We strike a dynamic balances between theory and practice, and among research, teaching, and community service.
Faculty and student relationships are mutually supportive and reflect the belief that education is paramount in shaping the kind of society we desire and making the world a better place for all people.