Press Release Archive 2010

In an economy where college tuition rates are rising, Manhattan College is emerging as a leader in producing successful graduates, while delivering value on one’s investment.

A team of eight future chemical engineers, rising juniors and seniors from Manhattan College, demonstrated their skills in building a chemically powered automobile at the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Chem-E-Car Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference and received a first place finish.

The New York City Department of Education (NYCDOE), Bureau of Nonpublic School Reimbursable Services (BNPS) presented Manhattan College with a grant for $1,250,000 towards the school building leadership graduate program.

Manhattan College prides itself on being one of the best institutions in the country, and the College was recognized for just that in U.S. News & World Report’s annual “America’s Best Colleges” survey.

Manhattan College is pleased to announce that Michael Carey, Psy.D., has been named the new dean of students effective immediately.

The Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC) awarded national accreditation to Manhattan College’s teacher education program for 10 years with no weaknesses or stipulations earlier this summer.

The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) recently awarded Manhattan College with $661,000 of the $2.6 million Flushing and Gowanus Green Infrastructure Grant Initiative to support the installation of a modular green roof for the New York Hospital Queens in Flushing, N.Y.

Beginning in the fall semester of 2010, Manhattan College’s School of Arts will be offering a major in art history.

College to award bachelors degrees to students in the adult degree completion program, masters degrees to students in the Schools of Education and Engineering and Professional Diplomas to students in the School of Education

Manhattan College will award more than 700 degrees in some 40 major fields of study from its five schools in arts, business, education, engineering and science at its 168th Undergraduate Commencement on Sunday, May 23.

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