School of Professional and Graduate Studies
Application for Admission

Please refer to instructions before completing the form.
SPGS Admission Requirements

* - Indicates Required Fields

Applicant's Name:
*Last Name
* First Name
Middle Name

Please list maiden name under which any former transcripts may be listed:


Social Security Number (For internal recording purposes only.):
- -
* Email:  

* Mailing Address (include number, street and apartment number):

Zip Code      
(if not US)

* Citizenship:
Country Of Citizenship  

*Date of Birth (month/day/year):
Month Day Year(yyyy)

Telephone Number(s) (include area codes):
Home       Work

*How did you hear about us?

*Are you a veteran or are you currently active military?
Yes, I am
No, I am not

The following question is optional and will not be used in consideration of your application for admission.
 Please describe yourself:


Year of Desired Entrance:

Please note: The Master of Science in Nursing is only offered starting in the fall term.


Have you ever been charged with a felony? Yes No
If yes, Please Explain: 

*Desired Program
Please indicate your choice of graduate program at Mount Saint Vincent.

Nursing Education
Master of Science in Nursing -                 Family Nurse Practitioner Adolescent Education and Special Education       (Dual Certification: Grades 7-12)
Business Administration
Master of Business Administration -       (MBA) - Health Care Management Master of Business Administration -           
     (MBA) - Management of Nonprofit Organizations
Master of Business Administration -       (MBA) - International Business Master of Business Administration -           
     (MBA) - Comprehensive Track for Students in the      Master's Program in International Development      and Service
Master of Business Administration -       (MBA) - Comprehensive Track

Check if you wish to be considered for:
Financial Aid (You must submit the FAFSA to the U.S. Dept of Education and the TAP Application if you are a resident of the state of New York)

The following scholarships are ONLY for Adolescent Education & Special Education applicants. Please check if you wish to be considered for:

$10,000 Commitment to Teaching Scholarship
$12,000 Teaching Assistanship
$23,000 Teaching Fellows Scholarship

* Education
Do you currently hold a bachelor’s degree or will you earn a bachelor’s degree prior to enrolling at the College of Mount Saint Vincent? Yes No

List all colleges or universities you have attended or are now attending (If you have no college credit please list the name of your high school and dates attended):

Institute City State From (mm/yyyy) To
# of Credits
Degree Received/Expected
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Cumulative Grade Point Average  Current Major

For students applying to the Master of Science in Nursing or Post-Master’s Certificate Programs:
Are you now, or will you be a Registered Nurse prior to enrolling at the College of Mount Saint Vincent? Yes No

Essay: Please submit your essay below

PLEASE NOTE: Applicants to the M.B.A. program should submit their essay below. Applicants should discuss why they wish to pursue and M.B.A. degree.

The personal essay must be between 2–3 pages double spaced (or approximately 600–1000 words). The applicant chooses the topic of the essay. Please upload your essay in the box provided below or submit your essay via e-mail to Please be sure to include your full name and e-mail address on the essay. To submit via fax, please send the document to: (718) 549-7945.

Application Fee and Supporting Documents
The application fee is $40 for M.S. in Nursing applicants only.

Candidates should mail their application fee (if applicable) and supporting documents to:

     College of Mount Saint Vincent
     SPGS Admission
     Office of Admission
     6301 Riverdale Avenue
     Riverdale, New York 10471

For All Applicants

I certify that all information contained in this application is true and complete.

Full Name (filling in this box is considered the same as a signature): Date (mm/dd/yyyy):

The College of Mount Saint Vincent does not discriminate against any applicant for admission to the College
because of race, sex, color, alien, age, citizenship, religion, sexual orientation, disability or marital status. Admission to the College of Mount Saint Vincent is based solely upon the applicant's qualifications and ability to meet educational requirements.

If you have finished your application press SUBMIT. You will receive a confirmation email.