Pace University—Westchester

Pleasantville, NY

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Two New York locations—one outstanding academic and professional experience 

No matter what your area of interest, Pace has the school and advanced degree for you. If you are considering a graduate degree or certificate program, you have already made the most important decision—to invest in yourself. A graduate degree from Pace University will give you the competitive advantage you need to advance your career. 

At Pace, you’ll find a dynamic graduate school experience that is personally enriching and scholarly as well as grounded in practice. Our faculty are leading practitioners, so the knowledge they bring to class is firsthand, immediately applicable, and at the forefront of their fields. 

With graduate programs available in both Westchester and New York City on a full-time or part-time basis—as well as day and evening classes and fully online programs—Pace gives you the flexibility you need to take your career to the next level. 

Pace’s “real-world” advantage 
• 75+ master’s, post-master’s certificate, and doctoral degree programs leveraging areas of job growth and our New York City location
• 94% of Pace’s advanced degree graduates employed or continuing their education within six months of graduation
• Exceptional faculty who are seasoned professionals in their fields, so what you learn will be applicable in your current or future career
• Ranked in the top 12% by for “Best Return on Investment”
• Global perspective—attracting students from over 120 countries as well as international scholars, so you can create a global network while you study
• Access to a strong alumni network
• Academic and endowed scholarships and graduate assistantships to help fund your graduate education 

Pace’s New York advantage
We offer two campus locations in the heart of New York City’s Financial District and in nearby Westchester County. Our New York City campus is your home base for living, studying, and working in the most dynamic city in the United States. The city is your campus, with cultural and professional activities, learning opportunities, and internships at places like the Federal Reserve, Microsoft, Lincoln Center, the New York Stock Exchange, and many more. Programs exclusive to this campus include the Actor’s Studio Drama School MFA, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Forensic Science, Psychology, Publishing, and Physician Assistant Studies.

At our Westchester campus in Pleasantville (just 34 miles from Manhattan), you can enjoy two sides of New York: the quintessential college campus lifestyle and easy access to all the professional activities and entertainment the New York metropolitan area offers. You can intern at world-class companies in the city and closer to campus. Programs exclusive to this campus include Counseling, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Environmental Policy, Environmental Sciences, Media and Communication Arts, Nursing (PhD), Nutrition and Dietetics, Occupational Therapy, and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. 

Career Services—a network that works for you
With one of the largest internship placement programs of any college in the New York metropolitan area, Pace’s Career Services facilitates more than 7,000 internships, co-ops, practica, field experiences, and clinicals each year. As a graduate student, you’ll receive a comprehensive array of services—all at no cost—including:
• One-on-one counseling with a Career Services advisor who will work with you to achieve your career goals
• Exclusive access to listservs, employer spotlights featuring companies with immediate openings, and our online career database with new job and internship opportunities updated daily 
• Unique workshops and seminars on résumés, interviewing, networking, landing your next job, and more 
• Multiple career and internship fairs with access to hundreds of Fortune 500 companies

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40 Graduate Program Options Offered

Program Certificate Master's Doctorate
Campus Hybrid Online Campus Hybrid Online Campus Hybrid Online
Bilingual Education              
Child & Human Development                
Clinical & Mental Health Counseling              
Communication Studies                
Computer Science              
Data Science                
Early Childhood Education              
Environmental Science                
Family Nurse Practitioner                
Health Informatics                
Higher Education Leadership & Practice                
Information Technology                
MBA - Marketing                
Nurse Education                
Occupational Therapy                
Physician Assistant                
Public Admin              
Public Health                
Software Engineering              
Special Education              
TESOL Education                
Taxation - Business                

Located in Pleasantville, NY

Pleasantville, New York

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Get Where You Want to Go

Kick your career into high gear with an advanced degree or boost your professional life with a graduate certificate. Flexible scheduling options let you set the pace and impressive rankings mean you reach your goals. Ninety-five percent of Pace's 2020 graduates are already working in their fields.

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