Dominican College is an independent and private college situated in Orangeburg, New York. It’s a liberal arts college. The college is a not-for-profit institution. It offers coeducational learning. The college is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. Moreover it has gained some program specific accreditation from various organizations including the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, he Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education, the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education, the Council on Social Work Education, the Council on Social Work Education and the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education.
Humanities- interdisciplinary program including courses from arts, history, theology, culture etc
Philosophy- for clear, creative and rational thinking
Art Minor- developing creativity in students
Economics – throwing light on production, distribution and consumption of goods and services
Nursing- for those who want to pursue career in nursing
Biology- for those who are interested in studying life sciences
English- for those who have flair for literature and writing
Religion- for those who want to study theology
Occupational Therapy- for those who want to pursue career in healthcare field
Business- preparing students for starting ventures of their own or acquiring managerial posts in other business organizations
Physical Therapy – preparing skilled and efficient doctors of physical therapy
Teacher Education- preparing educators with a systematic approached program
Teachers of Students who are Blind or Visually Impaired- producing teachers for students with special needs
Dominican College wants to educate each and every student who is interested in learning in the collage irrespective of his financial capacity. The college offers some merit scholarships and grants like Freshman Scholarships, Kaplen Foundation Scholarship, Lee & Jerome Johnson Foundation Scholarships, Tappan Zee High School Scholarship, Athletic Scholarships, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Tuition Assistance Program etc. For those who don’t qualify for these scholarships can ask the college to provide help on student loans.
Students of the college can enjoy being member of any of the student organization and clubs like Aquin Players, Biology Club, COSA, DC Chorus, FBA, SAAC, SOCS etc. When it comes to taking care of health of the students, the college is well concerned about it. The Student Health Center offers all routine services to students without any charges. The college also runs a Counseling Office for students encountering various issues like family problems, troubles in relationship, substance abuse, sexual issues etc.