Located in Albany, NY, The College of Saint Rose was founded in 1920 by the Sisters of Saint Joseph. The college is liberal arts in nature and offers undergraduate programs, graduate programs, and post-graduate certificates. Students may also enroll in certain accelerated combined programs that allow them to earn both a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in 5 years.
Saint Rose has an active campus life and offers several intercollegiate, intramural and recreational sports. There are also numerous student clubs and organizations that students may be a part of. Throughout the year, the college schedules several organized art exhibits, lectures, concerts and other events.
Because of its location, The College of Saint Rose offers a plethora of student activities. In the immediate vicinity there are coffee shops, pizza places, a movie theater, shops and many other things to do. Since Albany is close to the Hudson Valley as well as the Catskill and Adirondack mountains, the opportunities for year-round outdoor activities abound.