Schools and Colleges
The oldest and largest academic unit at Seton Hall University, the College of Arts and Sciences provides a learning, teaching and research environment that informs and promotes the University's Catholic mission. Based on a liberal arts course of study that is grounded in the Catholic intellectual tradition, the College fosters a value-centered, technologically enhanced education that enables the personal and professional development of its students.
Established in 1950, the Stillman School of Business at Seton Hall University maintains professional accreditation from The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business — AACSB International. The School is also among the select group that has achieved both business and accounting accreditation, a distinction earned by less than one percent of the world's business schools. The School integrates technology and core business skills into challenging undergraduate, graduate and unique dual-degree programs, and is committed to enriching each student's life through an ethics-centered education focusing on transforming concepts into business practice. Known for academic excellence, the Stillman School has received national recognition from Bloomberg Businessweek, US News & World Report and The Princeton Review.
Just minutes from Manhattan, the College of Communication and The Arts is a top choice for those seeking a high quality, interdisciplinary education rooted in the liberal arts that embraces today's digital culture and is guided by our Catholic mission.
For those interested in furthering their education or professional psychology careers, the College of Education and Human Services provides a unique, socially-conscious setting and nationally recognized, accredited campus-based, off-site, and online programs, taught by skilled practitioners, that enable students to succeed as teachers, administrators and psychology professionals.
The School of Diplomacy and International Relations prepares students from around the world to become leaders in a global society. Its innovative graduate and undergraduate programs provide students with the critical skills and knowledge needed for international careers in public service, business, law and the nonprofit sector. Through a unique alliance with the United Nations Association of the United States of America and the United Nations Foundation, students are exposed to today's leaders and policymakers while experiencing diplomacy at work.
Students come together from throughout the United States and nearly 20 countries to participate in a multidisciplinary curriculum that emphasizes global studies, multilateral diplomacy, conflict resolution, international economics and leadership. A distinguished faculty of scholars and professionals bring cutting-edge theory and practical perspectives to the classroom. With a growing network of alumni working in the field of international affairs, the School is strengthening international institutions by contributing well-prepared and talented diplomatic professionals.
The School of Health and Medical Sciences combines the expertise of Seton Hall University with the resources of affiliate healthcare sites to provide exemplary academic and clinical training in graduate-level health sciences and health administration. The School’s emphasis on interprofessional education prepares healthcare leaders of tomorrow to focus on patient-centered care and to make a difference in patients’ lives and their communities.
Seton Hall prepares its students for legal practice by combining doctrine with practical, hands-on applications. From day one, students collaborate with professors to effect social change through pro bono service, and to conduct research, draft publications and participate in conferences and symposia that shape the perspectives of policymakers, legislators and corporate leaders the world over. Centrally located in Newark, Seton Hall Law offers a high concentration of state and federal judiciary, governmental agencies and major law firms within walking distance and providing our students access to an array of internships and clerkships. These opportunities enable Seton Hall students to uncommon strong legal skills and professional networks that will benefit them throughout their careers.
The new Seton Hall - Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine will offer an innovative team-based approach to medical education that will mirror how healthcare will be delivered in the future. Our graduates will learn to apply the most advanced scientific knowledge and tools to helping patients in their communities as well as in hospitals and clinics in New Jersey and beyond.
For current and prospective nurses, the College of Nursing provides a wide variety of undergraduate and nationally ranked graduate programs that have prepared students for leadership in the nursing industry since 1937. Unlike its competitors, the College of Nursing is a pioneer in evidence-based practice, servant leadership and cutting-edge technology, and encourages its students to integrate their values into their daily nursing practice.
Immaculate Conception Seminary School of Theology is for seminarians who wish to be ordained to the priesthood through an esteemed, integrated priestly formation program that has been serving God's people for 150 years. It is also for students who want to prepare for ministries among the People of God in an environment where seminarians and lay students can study and share their perspectives alongside each other and where they are intimately connected to surrounding parish communities, while having access to all the academic and spiritual resources that a Catholic Diocesan university has to offer.