The Graduate School at SUNY New Paltz, is nestled in the heart of a vibrant, historic village midway between the capital city of Albany and New York City. Our unsurpassed location offers not only outstanding quality of life but world-class connections.
For the past 65 years, The Graduate School at SUNY New Paltz has been providing graduate education, encouraging intellectual engagement and preparing students for professional opportunities.
The Graduate School offers more than 50 exceptional programs in business, education, computer science, engineering, fine arts, music therapy, and the liberal arts for students who have the equivalent of a 4-year baccalaureate degree.
Our Mission: The Graduate School at SUNY New Paltz aims to meet the educational needs of graduate, pre-professional, professional and career-changing students seeking timely, innovative, and intellectually stimulating study while providing the breadth and depth of knowledge necessary in their chosen disciplines. Whether in the classroom, in the field, or online, our graduate, certificate and non-credit programs prepare students to be knowledgeable and skilled, ethical, and culturally sensitive individuals prepared to contribute meaningfully to their profession and their communities.