Dowling College is located in Oakdale, Long Island, only a few minutes from the ocean beaches and a short train ride from Manhattan. Dowling offers a small campus environment where you will easily get to know your fellow students and teachers. There are more than 29 clubs and organization which you can engage in, and there are great sporting facilities for athletes.
Dowling College is beautifully located next to Connetquot River. The college is great for students who want to study at a smaller institution, but with close proximity to the busy New York City. Manhattan is only 90 minutes away by train.
Class sizes are small (average 15 students) and you will find that the faculty members are very dedicated to teaching. Dowling offer good internship opportunities as a part of you degree and it is possible to find work on campus. Dowling can provide good on-campus accommodation. KILROY students will be offered a one-time USD 500 scholarship.
If you are interested in college sports, Dowling offers scholarships for athletes. Dowling's championship program is in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II, and East Coast Conference: Men's and Women's: Basketball, Cross Country, Lacrosse, Rowing, Soccer, and Tennis. Men's: Baseball, Golf. Women's: Volleyball, Softball. Club Sports: Bowling, Cheerleading, Equestrian, Rowing.
Dowling College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education which is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).
The most popular programs at Dowling are business and psychology. They also offer majors within English, humanities, biology, political science, natural science, sport management, communication arts, anthropology, social sciences and many more. They also offer an excellent program in aviation management with pilot training.
Dowling College also offers and MBA with specializations within
aviation, management and leadership, banking and finance, health
care management, corporate finance and public management.
It is also possible to take 1 - 2 semesters of your degree at Dowling College (Study abroad semester).
Total number of students: 6,000
Number of international students: 500
Academic calendar (intake months): September and January