College of Arts and Sciences
The College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) houses the original departments that opened with the formation of Stony Brook University over fifty years ago. Since then several other important departments have been added. Through the years the excellence of the CAS departments has been a major contributor to Stony Brook's growing national and international reputation. The college itself was officially formed in the early 1990s by combining four divisions: Humanities and Fine Arts (HFA), Life Sciences (LS), Physical Sciences and Math (PSM) and Social and Behavioral Sciences (SBS).
College of Business
The College of Business at Stony Brook University prepares students for leadership roles, fosters entrepreneurial growth, and conducts cutting-edge research that informs business practice. The College's strong faculty from around the world achieves rigorous standards for research productivity and teaching effectiveness. The College attracts top quality students and engages them in the highest level of hands-on business education.Faculty members are integral in curriculum development, creating and refining programs that prepare students for future careers in business and academia.
College of Engineering and Applied Sciences
CEAS is committed to attracting a diverse and highly qualified student body and producing the exceptional leaders of tomorrow for the State of New York and the nation.With over 160 faculty members, students have the benefit of learning from 30 NSF CAREER and Presidential Young Investigator awardees, National Medal of Science and National Medal of Technology recipients, members of the National Academy of Engineering, and 12 SUNY Distinguished Professors
School of Medicine
The three missions of the Stony Brook School of Medicine are to advance our understanding of the origins of human health and disease, to train the next generation of committed, curious and highly capable physicians, and to deliver world-class, compassionate healthcare. Stony Brook School of Medicine excels in all these pursuits.Stony Brook Medicine is one of the largest and highest quality healthcare organizations on Long Island, and New York.
School of Dental Medicine
The School conducts an excellent educational program for its students, contributes to scientific knowledge through its active programs in research, and actively participates in community service through its programs in continuing education and its treatment center, which provides dental care to thousands of community residents each year.The vision of Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine is to define and shape the future as an international leader and innovator in dental education, patient care, research and service.
School of Nursing
The School of Nursing is one of five professional schools in the Health Sciences Tower at Stony Brook University. Our Undergraduate Programs, Clinical Masters Programs and Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).The mission of the Stony Brook School of Nursing is to prepare nurse leaders at all entries of practice to advance the health of the people of New York, the wider geographic regions and the global community with a focus on the underserved. This is accomplished through innovative, high quality and accessible educational programs, clinical practice, research and public service.
School of Health Technology & Management
The School of Health Technology and Management is recognized as a premier professional school, which has for many years offered professional certificate programs in physical and occupational therapy, respiratory care, clinical laboratory sciences, physician assistant and athletic training.The mission of the School of Health Technology and Management (SHTM) is to provide the highest quality education in a multidisciplinary learning environment that fosters research, scholarly activity, critical thinking, evidence-based practice, leadership, and professionalism, while affirming the importance of ethical behavior, human diversity, service, and a team approach to health care.
School of Social Welfare
The School of Social Welfare prepares students for professional practice in the field of social welfare, from baccalaureate to doctoral levels.The School of Social Welfare is committed to a more just society based on equality, human dignity and social justice.The School's educational process enables people to identify and analyze the nature and extent of oppression and engage in social work practice that affirms people's strengths as a means to create social change in their lives and in society.
School of Journalism
Stony Brook’s School of Journalism is ideally positioned to fill that need. It was created specifically to prepare you for a dynamic and evolving multi-media future, beginning first and foremost with training as an enterprising news reporter, and then with advanced skills in video, online and social media applications.
The Stony Brook School of Journalism was established in September 2006. It is the first and only Journalism School in the SUNY public higher-education system.In addition to its core undergraduate and masters programs, the school operates three Centers: The Center for News Literacy, which has developed a pioneering course in News Literacy for news consumers; the Marie Colvin Center for International Reporting, which prepares the next generation of international correspondents; and the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science, which trains current and future scientists to communicate more effectively with the public. Founding Dean Howard Schneider is the former editor of Newsday.
School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences (SoMAS)
The School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences (SoMAS) is SUNY's designated school for marine and atmospheric research, education and public service. SoMAS is one of the leading coastal oceanography institutions in the world.The School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences (SoMAS) at Stony Brook University is an interdisciplinary center for education, research, and public service. The mission is to increase fundamental understanding, through research and education, of the oceans and atmosphere, their interactions, and the life systems they support.
School of Professional Development
The School of Professional Development (SPD) is home to Stony Brook University’s graduate programs in education, enrolling hundreds of students in graduate degree and certificate curricula leading to teacher and administrator certification. Through its collaborations with school districts, Teacher Centers, BOCES, and other organizations, SPD serves as a leading resource for educators across the region. It also sponsors the Stony Brook University chapter ofPhi Delta Kappa, the international association for education professionals.All of SPD’s education degrees and advanced certificates articulate with the New York State Education Department’s certificate and licensing regulations.