Wagner College
 

Category: Private offering Doctorate | State: New York

About Wagner College
 

Wagner is a nationally-recognized liberal arts and sciences school with more than 40 majors and programs, where more than 80 percent of the students live on campus, where a close-knit community of faculty and students collaborate on a beautiful campus in the greatest city in the world: New York, NY. Our students benefit from the College's innovative curriculum, The Wagner Plan for the Practical Liberal Arts. We start with a solid foundation in the liberal arts, add lots of practical and applied experiences like internships and externships, and integrate everything with service learning and community engagement.
 

STATUS: Military Friendly®

Military Friendly Ratings

We rate how Military Friendly® an organization is within 6 different categories. Learn more about our methodology.

The ratings below reflect the extent to which each organization exceeds the benchmark standards for Military Friendly®.

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Why attend Wagner College
 

Wagner College is extremely devoted to serving our veteran and active military servicemen. Wagner is currently ranked #20 in the north by U.S.News and World Report as a Best College for Veterans. Wagner is committed to offering benefits both financially and educationally that will help veterans pursue and earn their degree. From our participation with the Yellow Ribbon Program, G.I Bill and additional scholarships Wagner has become an affordable option for many veterans, active servicemen and their families. For our current military students we offer life experience credits, priority registration, and on-campus housing options.
 

Ratings

Top Degrees

plaeholder-teamAccounting

A program that prepares individuals to practice the profession of accounting and to perform related business functions. Includes instruction in accounting principles and theory, financial accounting, managerial accounting, cost accounting, budget control, tax accounting, legal aspects of accounting, auditing, reporting procedures, statement analysis, planning and consulting, business information systems, accounting research methods, professional standards and ethics, and applications to specific for-profit, public, and non-profit organizations.

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Biology

A general program of biology at the introductory, basic level or a program in biology or the biological sciences that is undifferentiated as to title or content. Includes instruction in general biology and programs covering a variety of biological specializations.

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Business Administration & Management, General

A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making.

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Criminal Justice/Police Science

A program that prepares individuals to perform the duties of police and public security officers, including patrol and investigative activities, traffic control, crowd control and public relations, witness interviewing, evidence collection and management, basic crime prevention methods, weapon and equipment operation and maintenance, report preparation and other routine law enforcement responsibilities.

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Elementary Education

A program that prepares individuals to teach students in the elementary grades, which may include kindergarten through grade eight, depending on the school system or state regulations. Includes preparation to teach all elementary education subject matter.

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Finance, General

A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, manage, and analyze the financial and monetary aspects and performance of business enterprises, banking institutions, or other organizations. Includes instruction in principles of accounting, financial instruments, capital planning, funds acquisition, asset and debt management, budgeting, financial analysis, and investments and portfolio management.

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Health Professions & Related Programs

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Law

A program that prepares individuals for the independent professional practice of law, for taking state and national bar examinations, and for advanced research in jurisprudence. Includes instruction in the theory and practice of the legal system, including the statutory, administrative, and judicial components of civil and criminal law.

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Nursing Practice / Registered Nurse

A program that generally prepares individuals in the knowledge, techniques and procedures for promoting health, providing care for sick, disabled, infirmed, or other individuals or groups. Includes instruction in the administration of medication and treatments, assisting a physician during treatments and examinations, Referring patients to physicians and other health care specialists, and planning education for health maintenance.

Undergraduate Graduate
In State Out of State In State Out of State
Tuition $44,800 $44,800 $20,520 $20,520
Fees $580 $580 $280 $280
Room $8,190 $8,190 $8,190 $8,190
Board $5,460 $5,460 $5,460 $5,460
Books $832 $832 $832 $832
Other Expenses $1,437 $1,437 $1,437 $1,437
Totals $61,299 $61,299 $36,719 $36,719
  • Approved for Post 9/11 GI Bill
  • Waives the admission application fee for military students and veterans
  • Awards college credit for passing scores on CLEP exam
  • Award college credit for military training and experience according to the ACE recommendation guidelines
  • Additional scholarships specifically for military students and veterans
  • Compliant with Section 702 of the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 ("Choice Act")
  • Active duty or reserve military student returns without penalty after deployment
  • Returning student receive reimbursement or remission of course fees
  • Offers evening programs
  • Offers weekend programs
  • Offers accelerated courses (i.e., 6-8 weeks course completion time)
  • Explicit commitment to serving the military and veteran community
  • Formal policy in place regarding business conduct and compliance when admitting, educating, advising, and placing military and/or veteran students
  • Academic support/tutoring
  • Academic advising
  • Study skills workshops
  • Financial aid counseling
  • Career planning services
  • Accommodations for military students with disabilities