Marist is a private, accredited, liberal arts school, founded in 1905 in the state of New York in the United States. The school offers 47 Bachelor’s programs, 14 Master’s degrees, and 1 Doctoral program to students from all around the world.

Marist in New York offers the most updated technology for a Master's degree. Students love Marist's competitive tuition and international student scholarships. They also enjoy, living in New York's beautiful Hudson Valley, with commuter train service to New York City. Small classes with ample personal attention help you succeed and get the most our of your Master's degree. 95% of Marist students apply for OPT and Marist helps you find placements. Get a quality Master's degree, and enjoy the experience.

- Laura Weidner, Assistant Director of Graduate Admission, Marist

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Marist boasts a 210-acre campus in the picturesque and historic Hudson River Valley about an hour and a half north of New York City. The city is situated between New York City and the state capital of Albany, and the mighty Hudson River flows on one side of the campus. Not only does the area offer spectacular landscapes, it also has a rich history spanning over 300 years. The home of Franklin Delano Roosevelt is only a short distance from Marist, among many other famous, historical sites. Students are connected with regional partner companies and organizations offering students and faculty opportunities to collaborate with these world-renowned leaders in business, history and ecology. Partnerships include the Hudson Valley River Institute, The Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies, FDR Presidential Library, The Marist Poll, the New York State Cloud Computing and Analytics Center and more. Student enjoy easy access to New York City, New Jersey, and many major metropolitan areas to enrich their education and make valuable business connections.

Marist offers its students small classes and personal attention resulting in a quality education enriched by supportive faculty and staff. Personal attention and small classes give you the quality education you need by providing easy access to your professors at Marist. Most classes have 25 or fewer students, so you learn directly from teachers, not teaching assistants, in your classes.

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Marist boasts a strong partnership with IBM, thereby putting award winning, cutting-edge technology at students’ fingertips as they pursue degrees in Information Systems, Computer Science Software Development, or Information Technology and Systems. Through this joint venture, Marist was proud to be the first graduate school to acquire IBM’s zEnterprise mainframe system. Students can access Marist’s computer systems from on-campus, or even remotely through their Virtual Computing Laboratory. This makes it easy to work on class assignments and projects, as students can log in and access the school’s hardware and software from any personal computer.

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The Marist Career Services Center aids students with their resumes and interview skills while also making introductions to potential employers during campus employment fairs. The Career Services Center has helped students find employment positions at many international, well-recognized companies such as American Express, Cognizant Technology Solutions, Ernst & Young, Infosys, Intel and more.

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The Center for Multicultural Affairs at Marist organizes many community campus events and activities that highlight diversity and inclusion. The center focuses on supporting students from diverse cultures, celebrating cultures from all around the world, and leading students to become global citizens.  There are also many other resources on campus available to students, such as including the Writing Center, where students can get help on any written assignments. The Cannavino Library provides superior technological access where you can reserve private or group study rooms. Tutoring services, athletic facilities, and more give you a well-rounded campus experience.

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Tuition fees at Marist are very competitive for the Northeastern United States. Students are eligible for Marist scholarships. Undergraduates enjoy convenient on campus housing, while graduate students save money living in apartments which are within walking distance of campus. All students are automatically considered for available scholarships. The campus is located about an hour and a half outside of New York City and has convenient access to comfortable commuter trains. Students can attend Marist at a fraction of the cost of a big-city school but still enjoy all that NYC has to offer in culture, dining and entertainment.

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