MCNY Alumni and Friends
News and Events
Today @ MCNY
Here's a listing of what’s going on… and coming up… at the College. Check it out every day for important reminders and not-to-miss happenings.
Read the press releases.
Read what the local media and newspapers have written about our School.
Review newsletters published by different departments at the College.
If you're thinking about going back to school you probably have a lot of questions. Join us at one of the upcoming information sessions and you'll get answers. You'll meet with an admissions counselor and find out about the admissions process, learn about the academic programs we offer, review your financial aid options and take a tour of the campus.
Need-to-know details, dates and deadlines.
A forum in which scholars, legislators, policy makers, students, and citizens exchange ideas and discuss issues and trends that affect New York City and other urban centers across the nation. Topics cover a spectrum of ideas, theories, and viewpoints that inform and/or influence urban policy.
A comprehensive listing of registration events throughout the semester. Track class schedules, holidays, submission deadlines for students and faculty, and add/drop and withdrawal deadlines.
Accreditation and Memberships
MCNY holds accreditation from various organizations.
MCNY's President, Vinton Thompson, addresses the community.
Our Educational Philosophy
At the core of the MCNY educational experience is the concept of purpose-centered learning and constructive action. Experiential learning – the continuous interaction between the knowledge students gain in the classroom and the knowledge they gain through direct experience in their workplace or internships – is fundamental to every course, degree and school at MCNY.
People come to MCNY from every corner of the world and from every walk of life. With full accreditation, an array of undergraduate and graduate degree programs, online learning options, accelerated studies, as well as flexible class schedules which encourage students to work full-time while attending school full-time, MCNY is a vibrant and unique learning institution.
Founded in 1964, MCNY is the legacy of educational visionary Audrey Cohen.
Mission, Vision, Values
In September of 2003, the MCNY Board of Trustees reconfirmed this institutional commitment by adapting the current Missions, Visions and Values statement.
Here are answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about MCNY.
Our campus is located at the crossroads of two of Manhattan's most exciting neighborhoods, Tribeca and Soho.
Check out our online video library to learn more about our students, our programs and our unique educational proposition.
Meet some of our students, staff and alumni.
A listing of administrative staff by office.
In addition to specialized events, The MCNY Office of Career Services offers
lifetime career services to MCNY alumni. Alumni can also find out here how to
obtain a transcript or update their information.
Board of Trustees
Find out who is on our Board of Trustees.
How to Give
Metropolitan College of New York is deeply grateful for the support of its alumni and friends.
Jobs at MCNY
Metropolitan College of New York is committed to appointing faculty and staff who reflect the diversity of our student body and the city in which our students learn, live and work.
Our main downtown campus is walking distance to hundreds of New York City hotspots. We've scouted the area and listed some of our recommendations for cheap eats and leisure activities.
The Metropolitan Institute, formerly the Urban Institute, was founded in 2000 for the purpose of facilitating dialogue, research and assessment in regards to issues surrounding urban policy, particularly those in underserved areas.
MCNY Art Gallery was founded in the Fall Semester of 2001, by students from the MBA in Media Management Program for whom designing a gallery space and mounting an exhibition was a class project. MCNY Art Gallery is now a permanent feature of our Institution.
The Metropolitan College of New York System of Education is now being used in K-12 in schools throughout the country.
Learn where you can find MCNY in the social networking sphere and stay up-to-date.
Welfare to Careers Project
The Welfare to Careers Project is a nationally replicable program, which links a college education to work experience and career development with the ultimate aim of permanently lifting welfare recipients out of poverty.