Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

Welcome to the Dyson College of Arts and Sciences.

Congratulations on your acceptance to graduate-level study at the Dyson College of Arts and Sciences. We look forward to meeting you soon, and helping you work toward greatness at Pace University.

Find your academic program from the alphabetical listing below to review your next steps in the enrollment process.

Actors Studio Drama School, MFA

Advisement Information:
It is strongly advised that students meet with or speak to their academic adviser before they begin their first semester at the Actors Studio Drama School. Accepted MFA students will receive detailed enrollment information before the beginning of the fall semester.

Actors Studio Drama School Academic Adviser
Ken Urso
kurso@pace.edu

Contact Information:

Actors Studio Drama School
One Pace Plaza
New York, NY 10038
(212) 346-1531
actorsstudiomfa@pace.edu
Graduate Admission
One Pace Plaza
New York, NY 10038
(212) 346-1531
gradnyc@pace.edu



Counseling, MS/Mental Health Counseling, MS

Advisement Information:
It is strongly advised that students meet with or speak to their academic adviser before they begin their first semester in the Counseling program.

Counseling Academic Adviser
Meghan Seixas
Mental Health Counseling
(914) 773-3627 or mseixas@pace.edu

Contact Information:

Counseling Program
Marks Hall, Room 32
Pleasantville, NY 10570
(914) 773-3791
Graduate Admission
One Martine Avenue
White Plains, NY 10606
(914) 422-4283
gradwp@pace.edu 



Environmental Science, MS

Advisement Information:

It is strongly advised that students meet with or speak to their academic adviser before they begin their first semester in the Environmental Science program.

Environmental Science Academic Adviser
Dr. Melissa Grigione
(914) 773-3509 - mgrigione@pace.edu

Contact Information:

Environmental Science Program
Department of Biological Sciences
861 Bedford Road
Pleasantville, NY 10570
(914) 773-3562
Graduate Admission
One Martine Avenue
White Plains, NY 10606
(914) 422-4283
gradwp@pace.edu



Forensic Science, MS

Advisement Information:
It is strongly advised that students meet with or speak to their academic adviser before they begin their first semester in the Forensic Science program.

Forensic Science Academic Adviser
Dr. Demos Athanasopoulos
(212) 346-1967


Contact Information:

Forensic Science Program
One Pace Plaza
New York, NY 10038
(212) 346-1502
Graduate Admission
One Pace Plaza
New York, NY 10038
(212) 346-1531
gradnyc@pace.edu



Management for Homeland Security and Public Safety Professionals, MA

Orientation Information:

There will be a mandatory Orientation, on August 17th from 1:00-5:00p.m., for new incoming students. Orientation will be held on the Pleasantville campus in Room 33 of Willcox Hall. If you have any questions regarding Orientation, please contact Dr. Joseph Ryan (see below).

Academic Advisement Information:

It is strongly advised that students meet with or speak to their academic adviser before they begin their first semester in the MA in Management for Homeland Security and Public Safety Professionals. The adviser for this program is:

Dr. Joseph Ryan
Professor and Program Director
(914) 773-3814
jryan@pace.edu
 

Contact Information:

MA in Management for Homeland
Security and Public Safety Professionals
Choate House
Room 123N
861 Bedford Road
Pleasantville, NY 10570
Graduate Admission
One Martine Avenue
White Plains, NY 10570
(914) 773-4283
gradwp@pace.edu



Master of Public Administration, MPA 

Orientation Information:
Orientation will take place in the first PAA 601 class and will be held in the White Plains Grad Center. If you have any questions regarding Orientation, please contact Lorraine Monaco (see below).

Advisement Information:
It is strongly advised that students meet with or speak to their academic adviser before they begin their first semester in the MPA program.

MPA Academic Adviser
Lorraine Monaco
(914) 422-4305
lmonaco@pace.edu
 

Contact Information:

MPA Program
One Martine Avenue
Room 324
White Plains, NY 10570
(914) 422-4298
Graduate Admission
One Martine Avenue
White Plains, NY 10570
(914) 773-4283
gradwp@pace.edu

Media and Communication Arts, MA

Orientation Information:
Orientation will be held for newly admitted Spring 2014 students on January 28, 2014. Orientation will be held at 6 p.m. in Room 12 of Wilcox Hall (The Media Production Lab) on the Pleasantville campus. 

Please RSVP to Ms. Bea Simon or contact her via phone at 914-773-3790.  

Advisement Information:
It is strongly advised that students meet with or speak to their academic adviser before they begin their first semester in this program.

MA in Media and Communication Arts Academic Adviser
Dr. Maria Luskay
Program Director
(914) 773-3353
MLuskay@pace.edu
 

Contact Information:

MA in Media Communication
Arts Program
Choate House
861 Bedford Road
Pleasantville, NY 10570
Graduate Admission
One Martine Avenue
White Plains, NY 10570
(914) 773-4283
gradwp@pace.edu

Psychology, MA

Advisement Information:

It is strongly advised that students meet with or speak to their academic adviser before they begin their first semester in the Psychology program.

Psychology Academic Adviser
Dr. Mercedes McCormick
(212) 346-1284

Contact Information:

Psychology Program
41 Park Row, 13th Floor
New York, NY 10038
(212) 346-1506
jcardona@pace.edu

Graduate Admission
One Pace Plaza
New York, NY 10038
(212) 346-1531
gradnyc@pace.edu

Psychology, MS, MSEd, PsyD

Advisement Information:

It is strongly advised that students meet with or speak to their academic adviser before they begin their first semester in the Psychology program.

Psychology Academic Adviser
Ms. Aqueda Portalatin
(212) 346-1506


Graduate Assistantships:

Students in the PsyD Psychology program are eligible for graduate assistantships. We encourage all accepted students to apply for these positions. Due to their highly competitive nature, we urge applicants to send in their form quickly. Graduate students can apply through our web application or by submitting a print application.

If you're submitting the print application, please send the completed application to:

Program Director, Graduate Psychology Programs
Pace University
One Pace Plaza
New York, NY 10038-1598

Contact Information:

Psychology Program
41 Park Row, 13th Floor
New York, NY 10038
(212) 346-1506
jcardona@pace.edu

Graduate Admission
One Pace Plaza
New York, NY 10038
(212) 346-1531
gradnyc@pace.edu

Publishing, MS

Advisement Information:

It is strongly advised that students meet with or speak to their academic adviser before they begin their first semester in the Publishing program.

Publishing Academic Adviser
Barbara Egidi
(212) 346-1416
begidi@pace.edu

Graduate Assistantships:

Students in the Publish program are eligible for graduate assistantships. We encourage all accepted students to apply for these positions. Due to their highly competitive nature, we urge applicants to send in their form quickly. Graduate students can apply through our web application or by submitting a print application.

If you're submitting the print application, please send the completed application to:

Program Director, Graduate Publishing Program
Pace University
One Pace Plaza
New York, NY 10038-1598

Contact Information:

Publishing Program
551 Fifth Avenue, 8th Floor
New York, NY 10176
(212) 346-1431
puboffice@pace.edu

Graduate Admission
One Pace Plaza
New York, NY 10038
(212) 346-1531
gradnyc@pace.edu