Monroe College's Bronx campus is an ideal urban campus located in the bustling Fordham section.

New Rochelle

Located in downtown New Rochelle, the Monroe College New Rochelle campus is nestled in a diverse, thriving suburban community in Westchester County.

St. Lucia

The scenic Monroe College St. Lucia campus in Barnard Hill Castries on the Caribbean island of St. Lucia combines the best of many worlds.


Monroe's Queens Extension Center is located in the heart of downtown Flushing, a vibrant and ethnically mixed district of Queens.

  • About Monroe College

    Monroe College was founded in 1933 with a single goal: To educate men and women for a successful future. Monroe is recognized as a leader in providing a focused, career-oriented, quality education that integrates classroom learning with real-world experience. Monroe offers a range of certificate, associate, bachelor's and master's degree programs.

    The College stands out for many reasons, and one of those reasons is the faculty. Monroe faculty are more than just professors—they are mentors, motivators and members of the Monroe family. Even more, each professor brings invaluable experience into the classroom.  Whether they are former NYPD detectives, business leaders, chefs or nurses, Monroe professors make sure their students benefit from their practical knowledge. At Monroe, there are no huge lecture halls. Because classes are small, instruction is personalized and professors know their students by name. It’s one of the main reasons our students do well—there’s always a professor who will arrive early or stay late to help a student understand and learn. Because of their dedication, Monroe faculty receive over a 90% positive rating on student surveys.


    • Ranked ‘Most Affordable Private College in New York State’ by U.S. News and World Report
    • Online bachelor’s degree program ranked third in New York State by U.S. News and World Report
    • 350 military veterans currently serve as students
    • 75 countries represented at Monroe
    • 14,000 students have graduated over the last 5 years
    • $12,000,000 in scholarships and grants were provided to students in 2013
    • Ranked among top 100 (#62) Universities conferring master’s degrees by Washington Monthly magazine

  • Recent News

    Monroe Celebrates Constitution Day

    September 25, 2017

    Last week, the College hosted several activities to celebrate National Constitution Day, which commemorates the signing of the U.S. Constitution 230 years ago. Read More...

    Congratulations to Coach Nephtali Delgado Reyes on His 200th Mustangs Win!

    September 22, 2017

    Congratulations to Nephtali Delgado Reyes, the head coach of our Mustangs Volleyball program. He recently celebrated his 200th win with our team following successful games against Northern Virginia Community College and Potomac State College. Read More...

    Welcome Back to Class, Speaker Heastie

    September 14, 2017

    This Fall, we welcome New York State Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie back to Monroe College. Speaker Heastie was a valued member of our adjunct faculty for seven years prior to becoming Speaker in February 2015. Read More...

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