An Education Without Boundaries
A Learning Experience Without Geographical Limitations
At Marist, students receive an outstanding education without any limitations of location. They can avail themselves of opportunities at our main campus and facilities in New York’s beautiful Hudson Valley, our Marist NYC location in the heart of midtown Manhattan, our campus in Florence, Italy, and any number of our convenient online courses and programs of study. With so many enriching academic and cultural experiences available to them, Marist students are limited only by their imaginations.
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The Hudson River Valley
Marist's main campus is located in Poughkeepsie, NY, right along the majestic Hudson River. The Hudson Valley was recently ranked among the "Best 25 Places to Visit" in 2020 by Forbes, and Marist is proud contributor to the success of the region.
Just over a century ago, the Marist Brothers came to New York's Hudson River Valley to train young men to continue the Brothers' vocation as great educators. Now sectarian, the College aligns itself with the unique and growing spirit of the Hudson Valley – a spirit of kind, proud progress.
The City That Never Sleeps
One of the many prides of Marist’s centralized location in the Hudson River Valley is its proximity to New York City. Why not take even further of advantage of that proximity by studying directly at the heart of this city of opportunity. At the Marist New York City Executive Center, located at 420 Fifth Avenue in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, students have the opportunity to receive a Marist education at the hub in the global hub of booming business.
Marist NYC serves as the New York City location for Marist’s innovative academic offerings for graduate, adult, and undergraduate, including the College's Management Studies program, as well as for corporations.
A Hub of Leadership Development
The Raymond A. Rich Institute, housed at the Payne Estate in Esopus, NY, focuses on developing the communication, interpersonal, and social skills necessary to lead complex organizations in a global setting. Marist students have the opportunity to focus on their leadership skills by attending speeches, conferences, and workshops that take place at the estate.
A bequest by one of the 20th century's leading businessmen and industrialists, the Raymond A. Rich Institute for Leadership Development is a program dedicated to educating and training individuals in the art of leadership for careers in business, government, and the nonprofit sector.