|Scholarship & Discounts|
We are pleased to announce that the School of Education is awarding Graduate Scholarships to any incoming graduate student possessing a cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 3.2 or higher and registered for nine credits or more their first semester. Students applying to the School of Education Graduate program may be entitled to one of the following academic scholarships.
Requirement Scholarships Amount
3.70-4.00 G.P.A. Board of Trustees $2,000
3.50-3.69 G.P.A. Presidents $1,500
3.20-3.49 G.P.A. Merit Award $1,000
For Graduating Seniors
Fast Start students with a GPA of 3.6 or better will also receive a one-time award, Advanced Scholarship of an additional $1000.
Students may NOT combine the Fast Start and Alumni Scholarships.
A 25% tuition discount will be made available to teachers and administrators employed by a religiously-affiliated school accredited by New York State or the federal government.
Criteria for Eligibility
Seven scholarships will be awarded each year to new applicants from racially/culturally/ethnically diverse backgrounds. These scholarships are intended to support the changing school population needs.
One Diversity Scholarship will be available in each of the following programs:
One-third (1/3rd) tuition discount (does not include fees) will be awarded to each of the seven (7) teacher candidates for all courses in a master's degree program.
A completed financial need form (FAFSA) should be attached to the letter of application.
The Mary K. Humphreys Endowed Scholarship in Special Education is an award to students in honor of the memory of Mary K. Humphreys who dedicated her life to the education of children with special needs. She received an undergraduate degree in education and a master's degree in special education from Manhattanville College. To honor her memory, the friends and family of Mary K. Humphreys have established this scholarship for Special Education at Manhattanville College.
The successful candidate should demonstrate a passion for and sensitivity to the needs of children with special needs. This candidate should personify the ideals, compassion, and work ethic of Mary K. Humphreys. The candidate will demonstrate perseverance in enriching the quality of life of children. This candidate will be a life-long learner.
Criteria for Selection
Teachers from Bedford, Elmsford, Greenburgh 7, New Rochelle, Ossining, Port Chester and White Plains receive 1/3 tuition discount for all courses registered through the School of Education.
Teachers from Mamaroneck and Peekskill receive 20% tuition discount.
Students interested in obtaining certification as math, science or TESOL teachers through our accelerated program, Jump Start, are now eligible for a 30% tuition discount.
Graduates of Manhattanville at either the Bachelor's or Master's level will receive 20% discount for educational leadership programs.
Scholarships may not be combined (except Fast Start and Advanced if eligible).
Scholarships may not be used if a student is receiving any other discount (i.e. through partnership programs), is a graduate assistant, or is receiving tuition assistance from Manhattanville College or any other employer.
Scholarships cover the cost of tuition only. Does not cover fees, books, or other costs.
For more information:
Please contact the Graduate Admissions office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 914-323-5142.