The College of Saint Elizabeth is a community of learning in the Catholic liberal arts tradition for students of diverse ages, backgrounds, and cultures.

Founded in 1899 by the Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth, the College has a strong tradition of concern for the poor, for developing leadership in a spirit of service and social responsibility, and a commitment to the promotion of women as full partners in society.

Through the vision of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton, Saint Vincent de Paul, Saint Louise de Marillac and Mother Mary Xavier Mehegan, CSE continues to support students as they search for intellectual and personal growth in the caring and supportive atmosphere of a Catholic liberal arts college.

The College is proud to offer a large variety of programs to meet the challenges of the 21st century. Students have the following options in selecting a program of study that best meets their needs:

  • Undergraduate – the undergraduate program enables students to gain the knowledge and experiences they need to achieve their full potential academically, personally, spiritually and professionally.
  • Continuing Studies – flexible evening, weekend, and online programs leading to a bachelor's degree meet the needs of adult learners seeking to advance their careers.
  • Graduate Programs – evening, weekend and online master's programs and a fully subscribed doctoral program are designed to help students advance in high-demand fields and professions. These programs prepare our students to stand out as ethical, knowledgeable leaders, who act in the spirit of service and active engagement, excel in their professions, communities, and daily lives.
  • Professional Certificate Programs – CSE offers evening, weekend and online programs leading to certification in counseling, education, healthcare, management, ministry, nutrition and other fields.

The College of Saint Elizabeth does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, creed, color, religion, disability, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or national origin, in the administration of its admissions, educational policies, scholarship and loan programs or other College policies, including employment.

The College of Saint Elizabeth has filed compliance with the Department of Health, Education and Welfare under Title VI-Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX, Education Amendment of 1972 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended.

Mission Statement

The mission of the College of Saint Elizabeth, sponsored by the Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth, is to be a community of learning in the Catholic liberal arts tradition for students of diverse ages, backgrounds, and cultures.

Through the vision and values of Elizabeth Ann Seton, Vincent de Paul and Louise de Marillac and rooted in Gospel values and in Catholic Social Teaching, the College of Saint Elizabeth affirms its solidarity with the poor and its commitment in service to the community.

Vision Statement

The College of Saint Elizabeth will be nationally recognized for educating individuals who seek an education focused on engaged learning for leadership in service to others.

Core Values

The College of Saint Elizabeth as an engaged institution of higher education, driven by mission and informed by our Catholic and Sisters of Charity traditions, seeks to live the following core values to achieve our mission, vision and strategic goals:

Integrity

As a community, we are called to unite in honesty, trust, and mutual respect and be transparent in our choices.

Social Responsibility

As a community, we are required to support the just and ethical well-being of individuals and communities to promote justice, diversity, and sustainability.

Leadership

As a community we are inspired and empowered to move beyond our own boundaries to be accountable, to innovate and to transform for the common good.

Excellence in Teaching and Learning

As a community, we are committed to creating a stimulating learning environment that promotes critical inquiry and the holistic development of the individual.

Programmes taught in:
  • English

This school also offers:

MA

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The Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology at the College of Saint Elizabeth is a 30-credit foundational program that also offers students the option to specialize in me ... [+]

The Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology at the College of Saint Elizabeth is a 30-credit foundational program that also offers students the option to specialize in mental health counseling and school counseling. Additionally, applicants who already hold a graduate degree in counseling can apply as visiting students to complete coursework required for certification or licensure.

The counseling psychology curriculum provides a solid professional foundation for all students – whether seeking to enter a doctoral program, or seeking professional expertise in school counseling or mental health counseling. The curriculum encourages students to consider the helping relationship in light of current trends and challenges and will help develop the expertise to meet these challenges.... [-]

USA Morristown
September 2019
English
Full time
12 - 15 months
Campus
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A graduate of the Master of Arts in Justice Administration and Public Service program will be prepared to assume managerial and executive positions within various sectors ... [+]

In order to meet the needs of the 21st Century, the College of Saint Elizabeth has developed a program that focuses on the development of exceptional professionals and ethical leaders in the areas of justice administration, community safety, law enforcement, social justice, and public service.

The College believes that individuals who serve the public must be fully grounded in all aspects of the justice milieu and responsible decision-making consistent with democratic societies. A graduate of the Master of Arts in Justice Administration and Public Service program will be prepared to assume managerial and executive positions within various sectors of justice administration and law enforcement including police departments, courts, corrections, probation, parole, homeland security and military systems.... [-]

USA Morristown
September 2019
Full time
12 - 15 months
Campus
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The College of Saint Elizabeth's integrative and interdisciplinary M.A. in Social Media Design and Management is open to all qualified students who have a bachelor's degr ... [+]

The College of Saint Elizabeth's integrative and interdisciplinary M.A. in Social Media Design and Management is open to all qualified students who have a bachelor's degree in almost any discipline. Students in this program will:

Learn about the history and development of social media; Acquire skills to create innovative branding and graphic designs for e-markets; Write business-savvy text; Understand key communication theories and principles; and Gain the ability to market and manage social media sites for private, public and governmental employers, as well as private individuals who demand a creative web presence.

This M.A. teaches multi-disciplinary skills while keeping students abreast of changing developments, markets and sites crucial for job readiness. The 31-34 credit degree includes day, night and online classes during the full-time, two-year course of study.... [-]

USA Morristown
September 2019
Full time
Part time
2 years
Campus
Online
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The Master of Science in Data Analytics Program at CSE will prepare graduates with the knowledge and skill set necessary to become analytics and data science professional ... [+]

Data Analytics is an exciting area that has gained a lot of attention. The U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports that jobs in data analytics are one of the fastest growing in the United States. According to a report by the McKinsey Global Institute, by 2018 the US is expected to have a shortfall of 140,000-190,000 people with data analysis skills. Our new M.S. program is developed to meet the need in NJ and the tri-state area.

The Master of Science in Data Analytics Program at CSE will prepare graduates with the knowledge and skill set necessary to become analytics and data science professionals. The program will explore the intricacies of data analytics and expose students to various topics related to data collection, manipulation, processing, analysis, and visualization. Along with probability theory and statistical analysis methods and computing tools, students will learn how to solve crucial data-driven problems and assist with analytics-driven decision making that are needed in the workforce as the progression of big data jobs continues to grow. Our program emphasizes not only on data analytics theories but also data analytics skills and techniques with both a mathematics and computer science focus.... [-]

USA Morristown
September 2019
Part time
12 - 15 months
Campus
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The Master of Science in Management is a part of ED CHOICE – a new tool for adult learners that allows simultaneous online and in-class learning. Each week, students may ... [+]

The Master of Science in Management is a part of ED CHOICE – a new tool for adult learners that allows simultaneous online and in-class learning. Each week, students may choose their learning option – in-class or online – and never fall behind because each class is taught by the same professor following the same curriculum.

The M.S. in Management is a 30-credit program that offers a choice of specialization in either Human Resource Management or Organizational Change Management, combining advanced study in current trends and best practices with a competency-based curriculum. Taught from a leadership perspective, this experiential program prepares graduates to change or advance careers, compete in industry trends, and manage evolving organizational environments. Students who graduate from the M.S. in Management program are equipped to succeed and lead in a variety of career opportunities in corporate, government, non-profit, and private organizations.... [-]

USA Morristown
September 2019
English
Full time
12 - 15 months
Campus
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