Long Island University-C W Post Campus


Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral

College Type: Private

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: New York


C.W. Post Campus of Long Island University is a private educational institution widely recognized for its quality academic programs, renowned faculty and nationally respected Cooperative Education program, as well as its magnificent 307.9-acre campus. Students choose from 235 degree programs, including doctorates in clinical psychology and information studies. Flexible schedules for day, evening and weekend are offered year-round.

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 8771
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Faculty: 322

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 27:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: Not available:1

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Contact Information

Northern Blvd
Brookville New York 11548

Website: http://www.cwpost.liu.edu

Main Email: cwpost@liu.edu

Main Phone: 516-299-2000

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Admissions Contact:
Denise Seigel
Director, Transfer Admissions

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Applying to Transfer

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High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
Minimum GPA - 2.0. Some programs, such as Nutrition, Nursing, Radiologic Technology, and Social Work require higher grade point averages.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
The minimum grade required for a course to transfer is C-.

Credits (Min/Max):
C.W. Post accepts a maximum of 72 credits from two-year colleges and 96 credits from four-year colleges and universities.

Test Scores for Applying:
Official copy of SAT or ACT test scores from ETS if not included on your official high school transcript (see "Standardized Testing: SAT, ACT and test of English as a foreign language" for more information.)

Letters of Recommendation Required:
One letter of recommendation from instructor, transfer advisor, or supervisor is required. (*Additional requirements related to letters of recommendations may apply.)

Essay(s) required:
Personal statement/essay (for students who have completed fewer than 24 college credits).

Application Fee:
There is a non-refundable application fee of $40.00 USD.

Other Requirements:
Additional requirements vary by program.

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Students who transfer to C.W. Post with grade point averages of 3.0 or better receive automatic, renewable scholarships that range from $4,000 to $16,000 per year.

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