Discover Maria

When researching colleges and universities to try to decide which one to attend, the choices for higher education seem endless. You could attend a large campus with over 50,000 students, or even a very small school with under 500. Some schools have built their reputation on sports, while others have focused on professional studies or on providing a wide range of majors. We feel Maria College is a special place and our 7000+ alumni will attest to the quality of our educational offerings and their memorable college experience. 

What can you expect at Maria College?

    • Small classes where the professors get to know you as an individual
    • A caring, family-like academic culture – rarely seen in higher education today
    • A beautiful campus with places for reflection and areas to connect with your classmates
    • Four-year & two-year degrees that prepare you for the workforce after graduation
    • Majors that open the door to real jobs after graduation
    • Required clinical or co-op experiences to help build your resume and make you marketable
    • A focus on majors related to service that is relevant to today’s complex society
    • Scheduling that works with high school graduates who want the ability to work part-time while attending college
    • Scheduling that also appeals to returning, transfer or part-time students who wish to take classes during the evening or attend Maria’s Weekend College
    • The most affordable tuition of any private four-year college in the Capital District

This is the Maria College higher education advantage.