Graduate Students

Earning a graduate degree represents a significant investment of your time and resources and there’s no doubt you expect a return on that investment.

When you enroll in STAC’s graduate programs in education, business or criminal justice, you get more than a sense of accomplishment; you get the edge you need to stand out and advance your career and earning power.

Need to speak to someone? Call our Admissions office at 845-398-4100.


We are happy to inform you that STAC's Admissions and Financial Aid departments will be hosting a series of upcoming Graduate Studies Information Sessions. We are looking forward to sharing the next steps with you and answering questions you may have.

Please join us by registering for the information sessions and dates that are convenient for you, which are listed below:

Graduate Studies Info Session - Tuesday, July 28th, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Graduate School of Education

STAC’s nationally accredited School of Education offers renowned graduate programs on par with the nation’s best.

Our Master of Science in Teaching (MST) is custom-tailored for students who want to teach, but who don’t hold an undergraduate degree in education. The MST degree leads to careers in childhood education, childhood and special education, adolescence education, and adolescence education for students with disabilities.

Our Master of Science in Education (MSEd) allows practicing teachers to advance their careers with a master’s degree in leadership, literacy, special education, or special education with a specialization in autism.

Visit our Graduate School of Education page to learn more.

Graduate Business

STAC’s online and on-campus weekend MBA programs provide working professionals with a world-class, convenient graduate business education.

Our MBA students choose a concentration in finance, marketing, management, sport administration, or general business administration. And they have immediate access to our Bloomberg Professional Laboratory, giving them hands-on experience with the same information and world-class technology financial professionals use.

Visit our MBA Program page to learn more.

Master of Public Administration in Criminal Justice Administration

The College's newest graduate program is an MPA in Criminal Justice Administration. The MPA-CJ program prepares you for a career in public administration, whether you are progressing in your current organization, changing careers, launching a second career, or starting out with a college degree. Top-notch faculty from our Criminal Justice program and our School of Business combine forces to provide you with a unique graduate school experience that creates a solid foundation for your career.

Visit our MPA-CJ page to learn more.