At Hofstra University, students take advantage of dynamic courses, flexible schedules, exceptional facilities and resources, and a supportive network of peers and mentors. Hofstra’s faculty inspire students to discover new ideas, strengthen their skills, and nurture their talents through career-enhancing, life-shaping experiences.
At Hofstra, students find opportunity, pride, and purpose.
Diverse Academic Offerings – One Just for You
Hofstra University is the largest private college on Long Island, New York. Since its founding as a commuter college in 1935, Hofstra has evolved into a nationally — and internationally — renowned university that continues to achieve further recognition as an institution of academic excellence. Hofstra’s challenging programs are enhanced with real-world application and networking opportunities. At Hofstra, students choose from dynamic and purposeful programs, including a Master of Business Administration in a variety of concentrations; MFA in Creative Writing; MS or MA in Biology; MS in Computer Science; MA in Public Relations; MA in Mental Health Counseling; and MSEd in Special Education. There are also a myriad of health and human services program offerings, including an MHA; MBA in Health Services Management; MPH; and MS in Physician Assistant Studies. Hofstra continually adds innovative programs and courses, designing them with you and your schedule in mind.
To accommodate students with full-time jobs and other responsibilities, graduate courses are offered in the evenings, on the weekends, and online. Online program offerings – which include an MBA in Finance, Strategic Business Management, and Strategic Health Care Management; MS in Computer Science; and MSEd in Higher Education Leadership and Policy Studies – allow access to Hofstra’s world-class faculty, technology, and course work from the location of your choice, on your time.
Impressive Faculty-Scholars Dedicated to Education
Hofstra’s educators will help shape and strengthen your vision for the future. In small, interactive classes, the faculty offer professional and academic expertise, giving you an edge in your career and future. Hofstra’s hardworking, ambitious, and diverse students are taught by Guggenheim Fellows and Fulbright scholars; Emmy Award recipients; prize-winning scientists; leaders in business, education, and the health sciences; and knowledgeable and insightful thinkers.
Much More Than Academics
Hofstra students are engaged, driven, and motivated. They are provided with the knowledge, experiences, and opportunities they need to grow academically, personally, and professionally. At Hofstra, it’s all about choice. Students may choose to live and learn in the Graduate Residence Hall, a five-story building composed of 58 fully furnished suites housing more than 200 students. Some suites offer three single bedrooms, while other suites have two double bedrooms where students share a bedroom with a roommate. Each common area includes a couch, two armchairs, and a coffee table. These convenient options provide the perfect opportunity for busy graduate students to refuel and relax without having to leave campus. Hofstra University hosts hundreds of cultural, social, and academic events each year, fostering that connection between in-classroom work and professional interests the University knows you’re looking for. In addition, Hofstra offers 21 intercollegiate athletic programs that compete at the NCAA Division I level, and many academic, multicultural, pre-professional, and social/political clubs and organizations. Students also have easy access to, and benefit from, the academic, cultural, media, and career opportunities of nearby New York City.
Successful Alumni in Virtually Every Field
At Hofstra, you join a network of more than 141,000 graduates. The University’s outstanding alumni include Academy Award-winning film director and producer Francis Ford Coppola; best-selling author Nelson DeMille; vascular surgeon Dr. Donna Mendes; president of the New York Yankees Randy Levine; from Everybody Loves Raymond, creator, executive producer, and writer Philip Rosenthal and actress Monica Horan; president of H.J. Kalikow & Company and former MTA chairman Peter S. Kalikow; actresses Lainie Kazan and Susan Sullivan; and New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli.
Invest in Yourself
How you get where you’re going matters. At Hofstra, you will be encouraged and motivated to think critically and work harder. You’ll not only gain credentials and experience – you’ll gain purpose, skills, and a real edge. Hofstra offers all you want and need from the college experience.
GRADUATE PROGRAMS OPTIONS
M.A.: Bilingual Education, Biology, Computer Science, Creative Arts Therapy Counseling, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education – STEM, Forensic Linguistics, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Journalism, Languages Other Than English and TESOL, Literacy Studies, Marriage & Family Therapy, Mathematics Education, Mental Health Counseling, Music Education, Public Relations, Science Education, Social Studies Education, Spanish, Speech-Language Pathology, Sustainability, TESOL with STEM, Technology for Learning and Urban Ecology
M.B.A.: Accounting, Business Analytics, Cybersecurity Management and Policy, Finance, Health Services Management, Information Systems, International Business, Management, Marketing, Professional Accountancy, Quality Management, Real Estate, Sports & Entertainment Management, Strategic Business Management, and Strategic Health Care Management
E.M.B.A.: Executive Master of Business Administration
M.H.A.: Health Administration
M.P.H.: Public Health
M.S.: Accounting, Biology, Business Analytics, Cardiovascular Sciences and Perfusion Medicine, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Engineering Management, Finance, Health Education, Health Informatics, Health Professions Pedagogy and Leadership, Human Resources Management, Information Systems, Nursing, Marketing, Marketing Research and Analytics, Medical Physics, Occupational Therapy, Physical Education, Physician Assistant Studies, Quantitative Finance, Sports Science, Taxation and Urban Ecology
M.S.Ed.: Business Education, Counseling, Curriculum Studies, Early Childhood Education and Childhood Education, Early Childhood Education, Early Childhood Special Education, Educational Leadership & Policy Studies, Elementary Education, Elementary Special Education, English Education, Family & Consumer Sciences, Fine Arts Education, Foreign Language Education, Higher Education Leadership and Policy Studies, Inclusive Early Childhood Special Education (Inclusive Elementary Special Education, Inclusive Secondary Special Education Languages Other Than English and Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, Literacy Studies), Literacy Studies (Birth-Grade 6) and Special Education, Mathematics Education, Music Education, Rehabilitation Counseling, Rehabilitation Counseling in Mental Health, Science Education, Social Studies Education, Special Education, Special Education Early Childhood Intervention, Special Education: International Perspectives, Secondary Special Education Generalist and Extension programs, Teaching English as a Second Language (TESOL)
Au.D.: Doctor of Audiology
Ed.D.: Educational & Policy Leadership, Learning & Teaching, Literacy Studies
Ph.D.: Applied Organizational Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Literacy Studies
Psy.D.: School-Community Psychology
ADVANCED CERTIFICATES: Addiction and Substance Abuse, Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Applied Behavior Analysis, Bilingual Education, Bilingual Extension for Speech-Language Pathology, Business, Counseling (Professional Diploma), Early Childhood Special Education, Childhood Special Education, Educational Leadership, Educational Technology, Elementary School Mathematics Specialist, Family Nurse Practitioner, Fine Arts & Music Education, Foundations of Public Health, Gifted Education, Interdisciplinary Transition Specialist, Literacy Studies (Birth-Grade 6 or Grades 5-12), Marketing Research and Analytics, Mental Health Counseling, Middle Childhood Extension (Grades 5-6 or Grades 7-9), Pedagogy for Health Professionals, Rehabilitation Administration (Professional Diploma), Rehabilitation Counseling, Rehabilitation Counseling in Mental Health, School District Business Leader, Secondary Education, Special Education, Special Education Assessment & Diagnosis, Teacher of Students With Speech-Language Disabilities, Teaching English as a Second Language (TESOL), Teaching Students with Severe or Multiple Disabilities, and Work Based Learning
MAURICE A. DEANE SCHOOL OF LAW
Office of Enrollment Management
121 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549-1080
TUITION: $30,127 per term
LL.M. (Master of Laws): American Legal Studies; Family Law; Health Law and Policy
J.D.: Juris Doctor
J.D./M.P.H: Law/Public Health
HOFSTRA NORTHWELL SCHOOL OF MEDICINE AT HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY
Office of Admissions
500 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549-5000
TUITION: $25,845 per term
M.D., Ph.D., M.D./Ph.D
M.A.: Health Law & Policy
Master of Laws: Health Law & Policy