Scholarships will be awarded each year to new applicants from culturally diverse backgrounds. These scholarships are intended to support the changing school population needs. One-third (1/3rd) tuition discount (does not include fees) will be awarded for all courses in a masters degree program. One Diversity Scholarship will be available in each of the following programs:
Early Childhood Childhood Literacy Physical Education Secondary Education Special Education TESOL Art/Music Educational Leadership Educational Studies
Applicants should submit a letter of application explaining why they would be an appropriate choice. Two letters of support should be included regarding the applicant's potential contributions to K-12 education.
A completed financial need form (FAFSA) should be attached to the letter of application.
Representative of diverse background Documentation of financial need Evidence of teaching potential (recommendations)
Scholarships may not be combined with any other institutionally funded scholarships
The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) accredited Manhattanville College School of Education at the initial-licensure level. CAEP is the only recognized national accreditor for educator preparation. Manhattanville College School of Education has met rigorous national standards for educator preparation set by CAEP.