The College of Mount Saint Vincent (CMSV) is a four-year, coeducational college on a 70-acre campus overlooking the Hudson River.

Located only 30 minutes from Manhattan, in safe, affluent Riverdale, New York, it offers over 70 programs in Bachelor's, Master's and Post-Master's Certificate degree level

CMSV is ranked top 5 for most student volunteers among 48 colleges throughout New York City.

Key facts

Founded: 1847 (Private)

Location: Riverdale, New York (30 minutes by train to central Manhattan)

Students: 1,800+

Housing: On campus

Internship: Placement in NYC

Unconditional: GPA 2.5+, IELTS 5.5 / TOEFL 61 iBT, No SAT required.
Conditional: From TOEFL iBT 20.

Transfer: After 2 – 4 semesters

Programs at CMSV

Typical major pathways available at the College of Mount Saint Vincent include:

  • Architecture
  • Business and Management
  • Communications
  • Computer Science
  • Digital Media
  • Economics and Finance
  • Engineering/Pre-Engineering
  • Fine Arts
  • Health Sciences and Nursing
  • Humanities
  • Law/Pre-Law
  • Mathematics
  • Performing Arts
  • Natural Sciences
  • Political Science
  • Pre-Medicine
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Sports Management

Kings programs offered at the College of Mount Saint Vincent:

Great location
  • Only 30 minutes from Manhattan, in safe Riverdale, New York

Clubs and societies

When it comes to expanding and deepening your experience beyond the classroom there is something for everyone at Mount Saint Vincent.

You are encouraged to get involved in co-curricular activity. It’s a great way to connect with fellow students, develop all-important leadership skills or just explore.

Examples of the over 40 club and organizations include:

  • Accounting Club
  • Make a Difference
  • Mount Media
  • Mount Times
  • Student Nursing Association
  • Sports Business Club
  • The Underground
  • Women’s Studies Club
  • Psychology Club
  • Moment on Magic Foundation

Sports and Athletics

  • 15 NCAA D-III Athletic Teams(Mount Saint Vincent Dolphins)
  • Fitness and Recreational programs

Facilities include:

  • Outdoors athletic field with the view of the Hudson River
  • Performance and auxiliary gym
  • Dance studios
  • Wrestling rooms
  • Sports medicine suites
  • 7,500-square-feet fitness center

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The Kings Admissions Team