Graduate and Professional School Day set for Oct. 29
NEW PALTZ -- The State University of New York at New Paltz will host Graduate and Professional School Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Oct. 29, in the Lecture Center north lobby.
Selected graduate schools participating are Adelphi University, Albany Law School, Columbia University-College of Arts and Sciences, Hofstra University, Iona College, Long Island University, New England School of Law, NYU, Quinnipiac University School of Law, and SUNY Downstate Medical Center. A total of 30 schools will be participating, including our own graduate admissions office.
"Students are seeking advanced degrees as a means of increasing their competitiveness in this job market," said Tonda Highley, associate dean of student advising in the Advising and Fieldwork Center. "By pursuing an advanced degree in a field that they want to go into, they can increase their skill-sets and knowledge base so they can compete better in the job market."
The event is free and open to all students. Please contact Tonda Highley at (845) 257-3236 if you have questions or would like assistance with any other career concerns.
Located in the heart of a dynamic college town, 90 minutes from metropolitan New York City, the State University of New York at New Paltz is a highly selective college of about 8,000 undergraduate and graduate students.
One of the most well-regarded public colleges in the nation, New Paltz delivers an extraordinary number of majors in Business, Liberal Arts, Sciences, Engineering, Fine and Performing Arts and Education.
New Paltz embraces its culture as a community where talented and independent minded people from around the world create close personal links with real scholars and artists who love to teach.