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Mercy College

School of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Dobbs Ferry, NY

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Overview

Mercy College / School of Social and Behavioral Sciences is located in Dobbs Ferry, NY.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Certificate) School counseling
Master of Science (MS) Mental health counseling
Master of Science (MS) School psychology
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Health services management
Master of Science (MS) Marriage and family therapy
Master of Science (MS) Counseling Counseling
Master of Science (MS) Psychology
Master of Science (MS) Health services management
(Certificate) Counseling Family counseling

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 150
Other Advanced Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

448
Applied
215
Accepted
150
Enrolled
48%

Applying

40
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline Not reported August 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Essay, 2 letters of recommendation, interview, resume, undergraduate transcript

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 100
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 8

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

513
Total Graduate Students
51%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
48%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 39.57%
Black or African American 29.24%
White or Caucasian 24%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.19%
Asian 2.53%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.19%
Two or more races 0.97%
Unknown 1.17%

Gender

Male (15%)
Female (84%)

Location & Contact

Address 555 Broadway
Dobbs Ferry, NY  10522-1189
United States
Contact Dr. Karol Dean
Dean, School of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Email: kdean@mercy.edu
Phone: 914-674-7517