New York University

Silver School of Social Work at St. Thomas Aquinas College

Campus Description

This liberal arts college, set on a 47-acre, park-like campus in the scenic Hudson River Valley, offers the opportunity to study in a suburban setting. NYU's branch campus is just three miles south of the Tappan Zee Bridge; 10 miles north of Fort Lee, New Jersey; and one-half mile from the Palisades Interstate Parkway, making it easily accessible to northern New Jersey; Orange, Rockland, Ulster, and Westchester Counties in New York; and Connecticut. Average class size is 15-20, and students have a wide range of field learning options in local communities.This liberal arts college, set on a 47-acre, park-like campus in the scenic Hudson River Valley, offers the opportunity to study in a suburban setting. NYU's branch campus is just three miles south of the Tappan Zee Bridge; 10 miles north of Fort Lee, New Jersey; and one-half mile from the Palisades Interstate Parkway, making it easily accessible to northern New Jersey; Orange, Rockland, Ulster, and Westchester Counties in New York; and Connecticut. Average class size is 15-20, and students have a wide range of field learning options in local communities. At our Rockland County campus, you may complete all MSW programs except the 16-month and 32-month options and the dual degree programs. Summer start available for all programs at the St. Thomas Aquinas campus. For more information, please contact Dr. J. Siegel at judith.siegel@nyu.edu.

Offers only Graduate (advanced) degrees

Macquire Hall, Room 277, 125 Route 340, Sparkill, NY 10976 

Phone: 
845.398.4129

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Degrees Offered

Master's (MSW- 2-year program, extended one-year residence program, extended program, advanced standing program)

Enrollment for Fall 2013

Graduate (Matriculated): 82 (Full-time: 48; Part-time: 34)

Campus Demographics

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Tuition Information for 2014-2015

Admission/Application Deadlines

Application Deadlines (Same for Freshmen and Transfers): For 2-year program & advanced standing: fall-January 9. For extended one year residence program & extended MSW program: fall-June 1; spring- October 3; summer- March 30.
Transfer Applications:
fall 2014- January 10, 2014

Financial Aid Deadlines

Application Requirements

Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university with a minimum of 60 liberal arts credits; a strong academic record and demonstrated intellectual capacity for graduate education; an ability to think logically and conceptually and to formulate mature judgments; excellent writing and verbal communication skills; knowledge of the field and evidence of a commitment to social work as a profession; evidence of emotional maturity, concern for people, respect for diversity, and capacity for self-awareness and personal growth; demonstrated concern and commitment to the values underlying professional social work.