Welcome to the Queens College Graduate Studies and
This site provides basic information about graduate study at Queens College to present and potential students. Information on scholastic standards and academic appeals, registration permits, maintenance of matriculation and filing for graduation can be found in the Graduate Handbook. Whatever your goals, we hope that your experience with us will be one that will be both enriching and enjoyable. For entering students, matters concerning admission to graduate programs at Queens College may best be addressed by contacting the Office of Graduate Admissions (Jefferson Hall, Room 105: 718-997-5200), or by directly contacting the particular program in which you are interested. For enrolled students, matters concerning registration for courses may best be addressed by contacting your Program Advisor (see below) or the Assistant Registrar (Jefferson Hall, Room 100; 718-997-4432).
Graduate Programs: The college offers programs leading to the Master of Arts Degree, the Master of Liberal Studies Degree, the Master of Fine Arts Degree, the Master of Science Degree, the Master of Library Science Degree, the Master of Arts in Teaching Degree, and the Master of Science in Education Degree. The college also offers programs leading to the Post-Baccalaureate Advanced Certificate, the Post-Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma, and the Post-Masters Advanced Certificate. The College is an active participant in Doctoral Programs at the Graduate Center of CUNY. The Graduate Curriculum Committee is responsible for implementing any changes in the graduate curriculum and new graduate programs.
Research: A major indicator of academic viability in higher education is the strong scholarly activity of full-time faculty. Queens College and CUNY have demonstrated a strong commitment in support of its faculty’s scholarly achievements through such university-run initiatives as the PSC/CUNY Award Program and the CUNY Internal Funding Program and such college-sponsored initiatives as the Research Enhancement Program. Contact the Queens College Office of Research and Sponsored Programs for more information about submission of internal and external proposals. Also be sure to consult the CUNY guidelines for research.
The faculty of Queens College has continued to demonstrate great scholarly productivity in their books, peer-reviewed publications, and book chapters, as well as their presentations at national meetings, performances, exhibitions and scholarly reviews. Scholarly activity by each department from 2008-2015 can be accessed. The faculty of Queens College has also been very successful in the recent awarding of Competitive External Grants.