Molloy College

Campus Description

Molloy College, an independent Catholic college based in Rockville Centre, was founded in 1955. The College serves a student population of approximately 4,800 undergraduate and graduate students. Molloy students can earn degrees in a variety of outstanding academic programs, including nursing, business, education, social work, music therapy and many more.

1000 Hempstead Ave., P.O. Box 5002, Rockville Centre, NY 11571-5002

Suffolk Center- 7180 Republic Airport, E. Farmingdale, NY 11735; Phone: 516.323.3570. Offers graduate education and nursing programs.

Toll-free 888.4MOLLOY or 516.323.3000

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Degrees Offered

Associate, Bachelor's, Master's (criminal justice, education, business, nursing, music therapy and speech-language pathology), Post-Master's Certificates (education, nursing), Doctorate (education, nursing)


Varsity Sports: Women's: basketball, bowling, cross-country, lacrosse, soccer, softball, tennis, track & field, volleyball. Men's: baseball, basketball, cross-country, lacrosse, soccer, track & field.

Club Sports: cheerleading, dance, equestrian.

Clubs and Activities

African American and Caribbean Organization (AACO); American Red Cross Club; American Sign Language Club; Anime Club; Biology Club; Break The Silence; Business and Accounting Club; Career in Sports and Marketing Club; Chrysalis (yearbook); Club Italia; Consulting Club; Education Club; Gaelic Society; Gamma Society; Gaming Club; Golf Club; Hercampus Magazine; Hilel (Jewish Student Union); History and Political Science Club; Intramurals Club; Investment Club; Leadership Education and Awareness for Disabilities (LEAD); Lioness Steppers; Literary Magazine; Lion's Café Poetry Club; Math and Computer Studies Club (MACS); Model UN Club; Molloy Entrepreneurship; Molloy Forum (newspaper); Molloy Life Media; Molloy Mock Trial/Moot Court Club; Molloy News Now; Molloy Nursing Student Association (MNSA); Molloy Student Government; Music Education (A.Mus.Ed.); Music Therapy Club; National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA); Not For Sale; PAWS (animal welfare); Performing Arts Club (PAC); Ping Pong Club; Psychology and Counseling Club; Quidditch Club; Relay for Life; Respiratory Therapy Club; Rugby – Men; Rugby – Women; Social Work Club; South Asian Cultural Exchange (SACE); S.P.E.C.T.R.U.M. Club; TRiO CLuB; Ultimate Frisbee Club; Union Hispana de Molloy; Youth for Christ

Featured Programs

Molloy College offers an Honors Program for entering freshmen. The emphasis of the Honors Program at Molloy College is academic enrichment and personal achievement. Our distinctive program will immerse you in courses that are focused on themes that reflect inter-relationships among disciplines. The course work will take you from the classical to the post-modern period and includes art, history, literature, music, philosophy, sociology and theology - all of which fulfill the General Education requirements. This unique program is only open to a select group of entering freshmen.

Enrollment for Fall 2015

Undergraduate (Matriculated): 3,373 (Full-time: 733 men, 2,013 women; Part-time: 116 men, 511 women).
Graduate (Matriculated): 1,116 (Full-time: 47 men, 192 women; Part-time: 136 men, 741)
56% enrolled in top quarter of high school class
17% enrolled in top 10% of high school class
SAT verbal range: 480 – 570
SAT math range: 490 – 580
ACT range: 21 – 26
61% have a high school GPA of 3.0 or higher
33% have a high school GPA of 2.0 to less than 3.0

Campus Demographics

 Undergraduate StudentsGraduate Students
% Black / African American12%16%
% Asian7%8%
% Hispanic / Latino15%10%
% White, Non-Hispanic60%61%
% American Indian / Alaskan Native1%0%
% International / Nonresident Alien0%1%
% Two or more races1%0%
% Unknown Race / Ethnicity3%3%

Tuition Information for 2015-2016

Tuition & Fees:
$28,030 per year, or $890 per credit
Tuition Only:
Room & Board:

Admission/Application Deadlines

Freshmen Applications:
fall- rolling, October 15 priority; spring- rolling
Transfer Applications:
fall- rolling; spring- rolling

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Deadlines (Same for Freshmen and Transfers):
May 1

Application Requirements

HS diploma with 20.5 units (4 English, 3 foreign language, 3 math, 4 social science, 3 science, 3.5 academic electives); SAT or ACT; official HS and college transcripts; $40 fee.
Average Financial Aid Package:
Average Non-Need-Based Scholarship or Grant Aid:
Types of Non-Need Aid Awarded:
Honors Program; St. Thomas Aquinas Program (summer program before freshman year) for HEOP and academically disadvantaged students.