The LIU difference goes far beyond the classroom—we lead the nation in experiential learning through innovative learning environments such as our one-of-a-kind student-run businesses. We also offer a vibrant campus life, including dozens of clubs and organizations, championship NCAA Division II Pioneers athletics teams, and the LIU Promise to guide you from enrollment through graduation.

  • AACSB accredited business programs
  • One year International MBA program includes stays in London and Paris
  • Located on Long Island's famous Gold Coast, one of the safest and most exclusive communities in America
  • Groundbreaking Access programs for students who are unsure of their major
  • Excellent, nationally recognized co-operative education program which integrates academic studies with paid professional work experience.

What's special?

College of Management is listed in Princeton Review's 'Best 296 Business Schools' for 13 consecutive years. Placed in Tier 2 of U.S. News and World Report's 'Regional Universities, North' C.W. Post is one of six campuses of Long Island University. The beautiful campus has historic mansions, modern buildings, rolling hills of green grass, gardens and tree-lined walking paths.

  • Located on the North Shore of Long Island, LIU Post resides on a 307-acre estate just a short train ride from NYC and even closer to Long Island beaches.
  • Tilles Center for the Performing Arts – more than 70 performances each year by world-renowned artists in music, theater & dance along with student performances
  • Thoughtbox – Business incubator where students work with business leaders and venture capitalists.
  • 24 NCAA Division II teams who are perennial East Coast Conference leaders.

Some of our most popular programs include:

  • Business and Management
    • MBA with concentrations in Finance, International Business & Marketing
    • Student-run businesses provide real-life applications
    • Dual Degree BS/MBA options including Art Management, International Business, Marketing, Management, Finance, Economics, and Criminal Justice
    • Dual Degree Health Care Admin BS/MPA
    • BS in Business Admin with concentrations available in Finance, International Business, Management, Marketing, Management Information Systems
  • Computer Science
    • BS Computer Science, MS Computer Science (blended courses combine online and classroom learning)  Additional options in Management & Technology, Information Systems, and Management Engineering
    • Capstone for graduate program with a large development project or thesis
  • Health Professions
    • BS Nursing or Dual Degree MS program
    • Dual BS/MS Occupational Therapy (OT)
    • BA Psychology, MA Psychology.  Additional options in School Psychology, Behavior Analysis, and Experimental Psychology.  Ability to focus toward research or clinical applications
    • MPA Public Administration, MPH Public Health - 42 credit NASPAA accredited.  Blend theory & practice specializations including urban government, non-profit, social policy, etc. with customizations available
  • Education
    • BS programs in Adolescence Education, Urban Education and Early Childhood Education
    • MS Ed. programs in Urban Education, TESOL, Disabilities Education
  • Sciences
    • BS Biochemstry, Biology, Chemistry
    • BA Political Science
  • Arts
    • BFA Acting, Dance, Music Technology/Entrepreneurship/Production
    • BA Journalism, Media Arts
    • MFA Creative Writing, Game/Application Design/Development, Writing/Producing for TV
    • Award winning, practicing faculty

Fast facts

1954
Temperate - 4 seasons
18, Student/faculty ratio: 12:1
Yes
862 , 95% with advanced degrees , 431 fulltime
New York, NY (JFK)
No

Undergraduate

Programs of study add

Bachelor Degree Programs:

  • Accounting
  • Adolescent Education/Biology
  • Adolescent Education/Chemistry
  • Adolescent Education/Earth Science
  • Adolescent Education/English
  • Adolescent Education/French
  • Adolescent Education/Italian
  • Adolescent Education/Mathematics
  • Adolescent Education/Social Studies
  • Adolescent Education/Spanish
  • Art, Art Education
  • Art History & Theory with Museum Studies
  • Art Management
  • Art Therapy
  • Biology
  • Biomedical Sciences/Clinical Laboratory Studies
  • Biomedical Technology
  • Broadcasting
  • Business Administration/Finance
  • Business Administration/International Business
  • Business Administration/Management
  • Business Administration/Marketing
  • Business Administration/Management Information Systems
  • Chemistry
  • Childhood Education
  • Computer
  • Criminal Justice
  • Dance
  • Digital Arts & Design
  • Digital Game Design & Development
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Economics
  • English/Literature
  • English/Writing
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Film
  • Food Nutrition & Wellness
  • Forensics Science
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Health Care Administration
  • Health Education & Physical Education
  • Health Information Management
  • Health Sciences
  • Healthcare Information Management
  • History
  • Information Management & Technology
  • Instrumental Performance
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Interdisciplinary Studies/Earth System Science
  • Interdisciplinary Studies/Environmental Science
  • Interdisciplinary Studies/Environmental Sustainability
  • International Studies
  • Journalism
  • Mathematics
  • Medical Imaging
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition & Dietetics
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Physical Education
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Pre-Medical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration
  • Public Relations
  • Radiologic Technology
  • Respiratory Care
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Speech Language Pathology & Audiology
  • Theatre Arts
  • Theatre Arts/Acting
  • Theatre Arts/Design & Production
  • Theatre Arts/Directing & Playwriting
  • TheatreArts/Musical Theatre
  • Vocal Performance

Dual Degree Programs:

  • Accountancy (B.S.)/Business Administration (M.B.A.)
  • Art Management (B.F.A.)/Business Administration (M.B.A.)
  • Business Administration (B.S.)/Business Administration Finance (M.B.A.)
  • Business Administration (B.S.)/Business Administration International Business (M.B.A.)
  • Business Administration (B.S.)/Business Administration Management (M.B.A)
  • Business Administration (B.S.)/Business Administration Marketing (M.B.A.)
  • Criminal Justice (B.A/M.B.A.)
  • Digital Game Design (B.F.A.)/Digital Game Design & Development (M.A.)
  • Economics (B.A.)/Business Management (M.B.A.)
  • Health Care Administration (B.S./M.P.A.)
  • Public Administration (B.S./M.P.A.)

Subject Areas

  • ESL
  • American Civilization/Studies
  • Art
    • Art
    • Art: Digital Arts and Design
    • Art: Education
    • Art: Film/Filmmaking
    • Art: History and Theory
    • Art: Management
    • Art: Photography and Digital Art
    • Art: Printmaking
    • Art: Sculpture
    • Art: Therapy
  • Biology
    • Biology
    • Biology: Clinical Laboratory Science
  • Biomedical
  • Business Administration
    • Business Administration
    • Business Administration: Accounting
    • Business Administration: Economics
    • Business Administration: Finance
    • Business Administration: Health Service Manage./Admin
    • Business Administration: International Business
    • Business Administration: Management
    • Business Administration: Marketing
    • Business Administration: Public Administration/Management
  • Chemistry
  • Communication Studies
    • Communication Studies
    • Communication Studies: Broadcasting
    • Communication Studies: Journalism
    • Communication Studies: Public Relations and Advertising
  • Computer
    • Computer
    • Computer: Info Systems/Tech Management
    • Computer: Science
  • Criminal Justice
  • Education
    • Education
    • Education: Adolescent
    • Education: Early Childhood Education
    • Education: Elementary School Emphasis
    • Education: Health
    • Education: Information Technology Education
    • Education: Physical Education
  • Environmental Science/Studies
  • Fashion
  • Forensics
    • Forensics
    • Forensics: Science
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Health
    • Health: Health Care Admin/Management
    • Health: Information Management
    • Health: Nutrition
    • Health: Radiologic Technology
    • Health: Sciences
    • Health: Sports Medicine/Sciences
  • History
  • International Studies
  • Languages and Cultures
    • Languages and Cultures
    • Languages and Cultures: Comparative Languages
    • Languages and Cultures: French
    • Languages and Cultures: Italian
  • Mathematics
  • Media Studies
  • Music
    • Music
    • Music: Education
    • Music: Instrumental
    • Music: Music Education
    • Music: Performance
    • Music: Vocal
  • Nursing
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Pre-Engineering
  • Pre-Medicine
  • Psychology
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Social Work
  • Sociology/Social Justice
  • Speech-Language Pathology
  • Theatre Arts
    • Theatre Arts
    • Theatre Arts: Acting
    • Theatre Arts: Dance
    • Theatre Arts: Film/Filmmaking
    • Theatre Arts: Musical Theatre
    • Theatre Arts: Performance

Accommodations add

Freshman campus housing is guaranteed Optional all years

Double

14 meals per week at the Winnick Student Center's dining hall during operating hours. $300 Dining Dollars to be used at any on-campus dining location. Meal Plan balances and Dining Dollars are non-refundable and non-transferable and must be used before the end of the semester.

Admissions criteria add

2.5
Yes

Direct Admission:
75 iBT 85 iBT: Nursing programs or IELTS: 6.5
Conditional Acceptance:
35 iBT or IELTS: 3.5
Accepts OEAT
9
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Postgraduate

Programs of study add

Master's Degree Programs:

  • Accounting/Professional Accounting
  • Accounting/Taxation
  • Adolescence Education
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Art Education
  • Art
  • Behavior Analysis
  • Biology
  • Biomedical Science
  • Business Administration
  • Business Administration/Finance
  • Business Administration/International Business
  • Business Administration/Marketing
  • Cardiovascular Perfusion
  • Childhood Education
  • Childhood Education/Literacy
  • Childhood Education/Special Education
  • Clinical Laboratory Sciences
  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Criminal Justice
  • Digital Game Design
  • Early Childhood Education
  • English
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Genetic Counseling
  • Health Care Administration
  • History
  • Information Sciences
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Library & Information Science/School Library Media
  • Library & Information Science
  • Management Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics for Secondary School Teachers
  • Music/History & Literature
  • Music/Performance
  • Music/Theory & Composition
  • Music Education
  • Nutrition
  • Political Science
  • Public Administration
  • School Counselor
  • Social Work/Alcohol & Substance Abuse
  • Social Work/Child & Family Welfare
  • Social Work/Forensic Social Work
  • Social Work/Gerontology
  • Social Work/Nonprofit Management
  • Speech-Language Pathology
  • Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages TESOL
  • Theatre

Subject Areas

  • ESL
  • Accounting
  • Administration
    • Administration: Business Administration
    • Administration: Health Administration
    • Administration: Public Administration
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Art
    • Art
    • Art: Education
    • Art: Therapy
    • Art: Visual Arts
  • Biology
  • Biomedical Science
  • Cardiovascular Perfusion
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Management
  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Communications
  • Computer Science
  • Counseling and Psychological Services
  • Criminal Justice
  • Digital Game Design and Development
  • Earth Science
  • Education
    • Education
    • Education: Adolescent
    • Education: Curriculum and Instruction
    • Education: Early Childhood Education
    • Education: Educational Technology
    • Education: Educational/Instructional Leadership
    • Education: Information Technology Education
    • Education: Leadership
    • Education: Literacy and Language Arts
    • Education: Middle Childhood Education
    • Education: Music Education
    • Education: Nursing
    • Education: Special Education
    • Education: Technology
  • Engineering
  • English
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Finance
  • Foreign Languages
  • Genetic Counseling
  • Health Science
  • History
  • Information Studies
  • Information Systems
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • International Studies
  • Library and Information Science
  • Management
    • Management: Business Management
    • Management: Clinical Laboratory Management
    • Management: Information Technology Management
    • Management: Systems/Technical Management
  • Mathematics (Applied)
  • Medical Biology
  • Mental Health Counseling
  • Music
    • Music
    • Music: Musical Performance
    • Music: Therapy
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
    • Psychology
    • Psychology: Applied Behavior Analysis
    • Psychology: Clinical
  • Social Work
  • Spanish
  • Speech-Language Pathology
  • Sports Science
  • Sustainability
  • Taxation
  • Teaching English (TESOL)
  • Theater Arts

Accommodations add

Available but limited

Admissions criteria add

GMAT required: MBA and Accounting - minimum score of 400 GRE required: Psychology, Public Health

Official

Official

5.5

Required for all programs

56 iBT

6.5

Yes with course-by-course evaluation confirming their degree is equivalent to a 4-year bachelor's degree

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Athletics

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Equestrian
  • Fencing
  • Field Hockey
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Indoor Track and Field
  • Lacrosse
  • Outdoor Track and Field
  • Rugby
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Campus features

A world-class performing arts center, three art galleries, and the Post Theatre Company; state-of-the-art technology, free Internet and email accounts, high-tech laboratories for music, multimedia arts and computer science, networked 'smart classrooms,' wireless Internet access, and one of the largest research libraries in the northeast

Extracurricular activities

  • Accounting Society
  • Art & Art History Club
  • Economic Student Organization
  • Health & Physical Education Majors Club
  • Nutrition Club
  • Psychology Club
  • Social Work Club
  • Student Art League
  • Chinese Students & Scholars Association
  • International Student Union
  • Vikings
  • Association of Campus Programming
  • Post Anime Gaming Entertainment Society
  • Student Dance Association
  • The Runway
  • Opticon
  • Pioneer Newspaper
  • Post Television Stations
  • WCWP Radio Station
  • Resident Student Association
  • Student Government Association
  • Amnesty International
  • Animal Lovers United
  • Model United Nations Club
  • Music Industry Club
  • among others
French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Russian

Estimated costs

$49,757

$1,876 Fees

$2,478 Insurance

$11,850 ELI Intensive English Program

Postgraduate

$1,225

–Estimated tuition cost for 18 credits: $22,267

–MBA: 36-48 credits ($44,100-$58,800)

–MS Applied Mathematics: 37 credits ($45,325)

–MS Biology: 30-36 credits ($36,750-$44,100)

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