Academics at The College of New Rochelle

Critical thinkers, motivated learners

The College of New Rochelle offers exceptional academic programs that promote leadership, critical thinking, and career preparedness. Taught by renowned faculty members who are deeply invested in their students' success, CNR's rigorous courses are informed by our distinctive liberal arts curriculum and historic commitment to the Ursuline tradition of preparing the whole person for lifelong learning. Our high academic standards and supportive learning environment ensure that students engage fully with their coursework and peers, develop a deep knowledge of their subject area, and graduate prepared to succeed.

School of Arts & Sciences

The School of Arts & Sciences encourages students to challenge themselves within a welcoming learning community characterized by exceptional academics, outstanding faculty, and small classes.

School of New Resources

Specifically designed for adult learners, the School of New Resources offers seminar-style classes, six-credit courses, and a unique process for attributing credits based on life experience to help adults earn their undergraduate degrees sooner.

School of Nursing & Healthcare Professions

The School of Nursing & Healthcare Professions boasts a rigorous academic program for both undergraduate and graduate study that encompasses extensive professional preparation and a compassionate approach to patient care, inspired by the College's Ursuline heritage.

Graduate School

The Graduate School offers a broad range of master's degrees and certificate programs that provide students with the professional knowledge and practical skills needed to make a substantive difference in their chosen field.