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)

Country Of Citizenship  

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

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

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.


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)

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

*Major/Area of Interest:
Please indicate your choice of major at Mount Saint Vincent.

Nursing Business Administration and Professional Studies
Nursing Post-Master's Certificate -       Nursing Education Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Master of Science in Nursing -              Major Undecided Education
Master of Science in Nursing -                 Family Nurse Practitioner Master of Science in Education (MS) -
      Urban and Multicultural Education
Master of Science in Nursing -                     Nurse Educator Master of Science in Education (MS) -
Master of Science in Nursing -                     Nursing Administration Education Advanced Certificate Program in       Middle Level Education
Nursing Post-Master's Certificate -       Family Nurse Practitioner Education Advanced Certificate Program in       Multicultural Studies
Education Advanced Certificate Program in             Instructional technology and Global Perspectives

Will you have an Associate’s Degree or more than 60 credits 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
/ /
/ /
/ /

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: Applicants for the Master's of Business Administration program can submit their essay below.

PLEASE NOTE: Applicants for the M.S. in Nursing and M.S. in TESOL programs are required to complete an essay exam once all supporting application materials are submitted. They should NOT submit an essay with their application.

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
The application fee (beginning January 31, 2012) is $40 for all graduate and SPGS programs.

Candidates should mail their essays and a $40 check to:

     College of Mount Saint Vincent
     Ellen Lloyd, Assistant Director for Admission for SPGS
     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.