Aug 06, 2020  
2016-2017 Graduate Catalog 
2016-2017 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Graduate Programs

Iona College offers graduate programs through the School of Arts and Science and the Hagan School of Business. Programs in all schools are available for full or part-time study.

Graduate programs in the School of Arts and Science meet the academic needs of career-oriented adults. Programs are focused in Education and the Humanities, Human Services, Communication, and Information Sciences.

Programs in Education and the Humanities - the MS in Teaching, the MS in Education degrees, Literacy Education, Educational Leadership, Educational Technology, and the MA degrees in English and History are designed to provide students with an appreciation of their responsibilities as guardians of a rich moral and cultural heritage within an ethnically diverse world.

Programs in Human Services include Criminal Justice, Marriage and Family Therapy, Psychology and Mental Health Counseling. These degree programs embody lona’s goal as an institution to develop the talents of those who, devoted to creating a community of concern, will foster the potential of people from every tradition and background.

Programs in Public Relations and Computer Science develop informed and responsible professionals who can meet the challenges of an ever-changing, global information society.

Graduate programs in lona’s Hagan School of Business provide state-of-the-art education in Business and Management. The school aims to produce graduates and future leaders who understand business and its social responsibilities, are skilled to work productively in a high-technology society, demonstrate sensitivity to the global and multicultural character of business, and subscribe to high ethical standards in the discharge of their responsibilities.

Programs in the Hagan School of Business that are offered in Rockland are identified with an “R”.

School of Arts and Science

Hegis Code Curriculum Degree
Communication Programs:  
0604 Public Relations MA
0605 Sports Communication and Media MA
0604 Nonprofit Public Relations Certificate
Computer Technology Programs:  
0701 Computer Science MS
0701 Concentration in Cyber Security MS
0701 Concentration in Game Development MS
Counseling Programs:  
2104.10 Marriage and Family Therapy MS
Criminal Justice Program:  
2105 Criminal Justice


0701 Advanced Certificate in Cybercrime and Security Certificate
1999.20 Advanced Certificate in Forensic Criminology Certificate
English Program:  
1501 English MA
History Program:    
2205 History MA
Psychology Programs:  
2001 Psychology MA
  Experimental Industrial/Organizational  
2104.10 Mental Health Counseling MA
0826.02 School Psychology MA
2199 Advanced Certificate in Human Resources Certificate
2005 Advanced Certificate in Organizational Behavior Certificate
Teacher Education Programs:  
  Adolescence Education MSEd
0830.01 Special Education/Literacy  
0808 Special Education/Literacy MST
0401.10 Specialization in Biology  
1501.01 Specialization in English  
1701.01 Specialization in Mathematics  
2201.01 Specialization in Social Studies  
0802 Early Childhood Education/Childhood Education MST
0830 Literacy Education MSEd
0808 Literacy Birth-Grade 6/Special Education 1-6 MSEd
0802 Teaching in Childhood Education MST
0808 Childhood 1-6/Special Education 1-6 MST
0803 Teaching in Adolescence Education MST
  Specialization in:
  • Biology
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Social Studies
Speech/Language Pathology/Audiology Programs:    
1220 Communication Sciences and Disorders MA
1220 Clinical Communication Certificate

Hagan School of Business

The Hagan School of Business offers the MBA in the following areas:

Hegis Code Curriculum
0502 Accounting (General and Public)
0505 Financial Management (R)
1202 Health Care Management
0515 Human Resource Management (R)
1201 Information Systems (R)
0506 Management (R)
0509 Marketing (R)

The Hagan School of Business offers Advanced Certificates in the following areas:

0502 Accounting (General and Public)
0506 Business Continuity & Risk Management (R)
0599 Business Fundamentals (R)
0599 Electronic Commererce (R)
1202 Health Care Analytics
1202 Health Care Information Systems
1202 Health Care Management
0599 Infrastructure Management (Not Accepting New Students)
0513 International Business
1202 Long-Term Care Services Management
1202 Medical Practice Management
0599 Project Management
0599 Sports and Entertainment Studies

The Hagan School of Business offers the Master of Science Degree in the following areas: (New Rochelle Only)

0502 Accounting
0502 Accounting and Information Systems
0504 Finance
0504 Financial Services
0702 Information Systems
0504 International Finance
0599 Project Management
0599 Technology, Media, and Telecommunications in Sports and Business Entertainment

Post-Master’s Certificate

The Post-Master’s Certificate (PMC) is available in
the same concentrations as the MBA. The following certificate programs are offered in Rockland.

  • Financial Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Information Systems
  • Management
  • Marketing

Iona College reserves the right to advance and alter requirements regarding admission, the arrangement of courses, the curriculum, requirements for graduation and degrees, and other regulations affecting the student body. Such regulations will govern both incoming and matriculating students and will be effective as determined by Iona College.