Monroe College's Bronx campus is an ideal urban campus located in the bustling Fordham section.

New Rochelle

Located in downtown New Rochelle, the Monroe College New Rochelle campus is nestled in a diverse, thriving suburban community in Westchester County.

St. Lucia

Located on the Vide Boutielle Highway, Monroe College’s St. Lucia campus offers a practical education designed to give students a competitive edge in the workplace.

  • Welcome to Monroe College

    Monroe College was founded in 1933 with a single goal: To educate men and women for a successful future. Monroe is recognized as a leader in providing a focused, career-oriented, quality education that integrates classroom learning with real-world experience. Monroe offers a range of certificate, associate, bachelor's and master's degree programs.

    You can also visit our history page to learn more about Monroe College.

    Mission Statement

    Monroe College, founded in 1933, is a national leader in higher education access, affordability, and attainment.  We believe in the power of education to facilitate social mobility and transform communities, and embrace our responsibility to advocate national policies that serve students’ best interests.  We are proud of our outcomes and unique caring environment, especially for first-generation college students, newly arriving immigrants, and international students

    Our innovative curriculum, taught by experienced industry professionals, integrates local, national, and global perspectives.  Our academic programs align with industries that drive the New York and international economies that we serve.  Our graduates are prepared for continued scholarship, professional growth, and career advancement..

    Core Values

    Outcomes drive us. 

    We are committed to remaining a national leader in delivering strong outcomes for students and always strive for continuous improvement. 

    Integrity guides us. 
    Honesty, transparency, accountability and fairness are the bedrock of our work. 

    Relationships define us. 
    We build strong personal connections among students, faculty, and staff, as well as with external educational, corporate, and community partners.