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Mount Recognized for Exceptional Nursing, Education, and Business Programs


Riverdale, N.Y. – Already recognized by Colleges of Distinction earlier this year for its innovative approach to education, the University of Mount Saint Vincent has been further honored for its exceptional Nursing, Education, and Business programs. The 21st century job market demands employees who are both stellar communicators and critical thinkers. With a comprehensive approach to professional development, including the Oxley Career Education Program, Mount Saint Vincent ensures that students are well prepared to take on the postgraduate world.

“We are ecstatic to celebrate the Mount once again for its outstanding commitment to student success,” said Tyson Schritter, Chief Operating Officer for Colleges of Distinction. “Building upon its extensive liberal arts curriculum, as well as its impressive engagement of high-impact practices, the Mount continues to stand out through its stance as a leader in professional education.”

Mount Saint Vincent’s new Field of Study Colleges of Distinction Badges are true marks of honor in the world of higher education. Colleges of Distinction granted these awards after completing a comprehensive vetting process, which involved selecting schools based on qualities including accreditation, breadth of programs, and a track record of success. These badges reflect the Mount’s extraordinary array of first-rate programs and recognized professional accreditation in Nursing, Education, and Business.

About the University of Mount Saint Vincent
Founded in 1847 by the Sisters of Charity, the University of Mount Saint Vincent offers nationally recognized liberal arts education and a select array of professional fields of study on a landmark campus overlooking the Hudson River. Committed to the education of the whole person, and enriched by the unparalleled cultural, educational, and career opportunities of New York City, the College equips students with the knowledge, skills, and experiences necessary for lives of professional accomplishment, service, and leadership in the 21st century.