Monroe College's Bronx campus is an ideal urban campus located in the bustling Fordham section.
Located in downtown New Rochelle, the Monroe College New Rochelle campus is nestled in a diverse, thriving suburban community in Westchester County.
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.
Minor in Human Services
The human services minor will give students the skills required to serve clients in a variety of public outreach organizations. They work alongside social workers, detectives, doctors, and other specialists who help individuals tackle major challenges in their lives. Many human services programs provide intervention for citizens with substance abuse problems or victims of crime or violence. Human services is focused on preventing and fixing problems and commits to improving the overall quality of life of service populations.
Minor in Emergency Management
In the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks and with the creation of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the field of emergency management has evolved into a full-fledged career. The field has received even more attention with a wave of ongoing natural disasters that continue to plague both the United States and heavily populated areas around the world. Emergency management professionals play roles in mitigating, preparing for, responding to and recovering from emergencies and disasters. The goals of these activities deal with saving lives and protecting property and the environment.
Minor in Legal Studies
The Minor in Legal Studies is designed for students who are
interested in a career in the law. It gives students the opportunity to learn
from legal professionals and practicing attorneys which help students to
develop the oral communication, writing and critical thinking skills necessary
to succeed in the law profession and law school. Whether students are
interested in pursuing a career in the law, business or government, a student
who majors in general Legal Studies will be introduced to the techniques of
successful negotiation and mediation and will have the chance to develop these
skills which is the first step to a career in the law field.
Criminal Justice Degree Opportunities