Molloy College

Rockville Centre, NY

Molloy College

Company Overview

Molloy College, an independent, Catholic college located in Rockville Centre, Long Island, provides a value-centered, multidimensional education with more than 50 quality academic undergraduate and graduate degree programs and three doctoral programs. Founded in 1955 by the Sisters of Saint Dominic, the College provides over 4,900 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students with a variety of competitive academic programs including liberal arts and sciences, business, education, and nursing. Combining the strengths of academic excellence and leadership with personal, compassionate mentoring, Molloy brings out the best in every student. Molloy was recently ranked a Top Three Value school by Money magazine, the only college in the nation to earn this honor for two consecutive years. The College has earned numerous other honors, including being ranked a Top Ten Best Value Catholic university by College Values Online.

The College is deeply rooted in the Dominican tradition of study, spirituality, service, and community. These values, known as the Four Pillars of Dominican life, encompass all elements of life at Molloy. The College is committed to academic excellence with respect for all people, and through transformative education, promotes the development of ethical leadership and the pursuit of truth.


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Molloy College is located in Rockville Centre, New York, just 25 miles east of New York City. The close proximity of Molloy to Manhattan facilitates partnerships and student internships with some of the leading healthcare, educational, social services, business, professional, and art and media sectors in the country.

The Incorporated Village of Rockville Centre is home to approximately 25,000 residents and is an integral part of a larger community of 3 million people who reside in Nassau and Suffolk Counties. It offers a thriving downtown area with a wide variety of shops and restaurants as well as a train station that provides easy access to Manhattan. The Village boasts a hospital, 12 parks, one library, 11 churches, two synagogues, as well as community centers for both youth and the elderly. Rockville Centre is also home to the headquarters of the Catholic diocese. The Rockville Centre Union Free School District has five elementary schools, one middle school, and one high school. Over the past ten years, Molloy College has developed a growing network of business, not-for-profit and governmental partners for the purpose of identifying and addressing the serious, complex and multi- dimensional issues challenging the community. The Energeia Partnership, an Academy of Regional Stewardship, is an extension of Molloy's mission that aims to serve, engage and cooperatively work for the transformation of Long Island's common good. To learn more about the local community, please visit the Rockville Centre Chamber of Commerce.

Molloy College does not discriminate on the basis of an individual's race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, familial status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, or military status; in its administration of educational policies, programs or activities; its admissions policies; or in employment practices.