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Mercy College 2022-2023 Graduate Catalog 
Mercy College 2022-2023 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Catalog Addendum

While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information in this catalog, Mercy College reserves the right to alter its degree requirements, regulations, procedures, and course offerings. 

This page reflects the changes made from May 15, 2022 to October 20, 2020 to the 2022-2023 Undergraduate catalog.

Students are encouraged to speak with a PACT/COP mentor regarding these changes and how, if at all, they may affect their intended program of study. 


Catalog Changes

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N/A Faculty of Instruction    

The following updates to Faculty of Instruction have been made:


School of Business:

Howard Cohen

Emily Goldman

School of Education:

Eva M. Fernández

School of Liberal Arts:

Tamara Roose


School of Social and Behavioral Sciences:

Linda Bastone

Carol Bennett-Speight

Jacqueline Fisher

Yu-Huaang Lin

Yvette Page

Miranda Montez



School of Business:

Stanley Chu

Tara Foley

Pedram Khoshakhlagh

Illya Mowerman

Wayne L. Ciofiari

Benjamin B. Weisman


School of Health and Natural Sciences:

Deborah Hunt

Sandra Dave


School of Liberal Arts:

Austin Dacey

Eileen M. McMahon


School of Social and Behavioral Sciences:

Minerva Guerrero

Carolyn Hanesworth

Regina Kaishian

Sara Martucci

Maureen Clements

Judith Liebman



School of Business:

John Power-Assistant Professor

Timothy Allport-Emeritus

Andrew Joppa-Emeritus

Louis Lopilato-Emeritus

Alfred Romeo-Emeritus


School of Education:

Amanda Gunning

Kathy-Anne Jordan

Eric Martone

JungKang Miller

Victoria Núñez

Aki Ohseki

Gulizar Bahar Otcu-Grillman


School of Health and Natural Sciences:

Oren Abramowitz

Andrew Arniotes

Sheila Chatman

Helene Dill

Diane Dleikan

Miriam Ford

Kara J. Giustino

Ruth Lyons Hansen

Susan LaRocco

Samantha Matzio

Ashley O’Rourke

Sylvie Rosenbloom

Helen Cronin Buhler

Jack Burke - Emeritus

Jean Burke - Emerita

Claudia B. Fenderson - Emerita

Sara McGlinchy - Emerita

Mary Dawson McGuinness - Emerita

James F. Melville, Jr. - Emeritus


School of Liberal Arts:

Ben Abelson

Cheng “Jeff” Chang

Saul Fisher

Sophie “Sisi” Li

Maureen Macleod

David Wang

John P. Yoon

Jason Matthew Zalinger

Miriam Dick - Emerita

Barbara Dodsworth - Emerita

Thomas Guglielmo - Emeritus

Nancy Harrison - Emerita

Frank McCluskey - Emeritus

Richard Medoff - Emeritus

Rosemarie Murray - Emerita

Martha Nochimson - Emerita

Nagaraj Rao - Emeritus


School of Social and Behavioral Sciences:

Siliha Bava

Illya Lichtehberg

Jack D. Simons

William Lindsey - Emeritus

Stanislaw Wiktor - Emeritus

Moddie Breland

Agnes Cameron - Emerita

Donald Ray - Emeritus

Fall 2022

10/20/2022   Mercy College Administration   

The following update to Mercy College Administration has been made: 


Eva M. Fernández, Ph.D
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Susan LaRocco, M.B.A., Ph.D.
Interim Dean, Nursing



Annette Piecora, M.S.
Director of Human Resources

Andrés Matías-Ortiz, Ph.D.
Interim Dean, School of Liberal Arts



Moddie Breland, Ed.D.
Director of Libraries

Whitley Humes, B.A.
Interim Director of Human Resources

Eric Martone, Ph.D.
 Dean, School of Education

Matthew Presser, Ed.L.D.
Assistant Vice President of Institutional Research and Innovation

Scorpio Rogers, Ph.D.
Vice President for MercyManhattan

Peter West, Ph.D.
Dean, School of Liberal Arts

Fall 2022

10/20/2022 School of Business Business Administration, M.B.A.  

The following updates have been made to the courses:


MBAA 601 is a prerequisite for ANLC 751,752,753, 754

MBAA 601- added to description;

All Business Analytics, B.S., applicants must interview to determine if they are prepared for the Program. 

MBAA 601 - removed MBAA 501, 502, 507 as prerequisites

Fall 2022
10/20/2022 School of Business Business Administration, M.B.A.  

The following updates have been made:


Course                  Prerequisites

ANLC761              MBAA601 & ANLC751

ANLC762              MBAA601, ANLC751 & ANLC754

ANLC763              MBAA601, ANLC751, ANLC752 & ANLC754

ANLC771              MBAA601 & ANLC 751

ANLC772              MBAA601, ANLC751 & ANLC754

ANLC773              MBAA601, ANLC751 & ANLC761

ANLC774              MBAA601 & ANLC751

ANLC775              MBAA601 & ANLC751

ANLC801              MBAA601, ANLC751, ANLC752, ANLC753, ANLC754, ANLC761, ANLC762, ANLC763

Fall 2022
10/20/2022 School of Education Educational Studies, M.S.  

The following update has been made under Concentration Courses:


Select six courses from one of the six concentration areas


Select 6 courses = credits*


The following updates have been made under Students with Disabilities Track


EDUC 531 - Tchng Stdnts with Dsblts B-6 Credit(s): 3


EDUC 532 - Tchng Stdnts with Dsblts 7-12 Credit(s): 3

*The following course may be substituted for one course in the above sequence:  

EDUC 657 Collab & Consult Stdnt Spec Nd

Fall 2022
10/20/2022 School of Education Department of Secondary Education  


Amanda Gunning, Ph.D., Chair

Fall 2022
10/20/2022 School of Education Department of Literacy and Multilingual Studies  


JungKang Miller, Ph.D., Chair

Fall 2022
10/20/2022 School of Education


Intensive Teacher Institute Program (ITI-BSE)   

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages Pre K-12 Advanced Certificate  

We are no longer accepting new students into these programs.

Fall 2022
10/20/2022 School of Health and Natural Sciences Communication Disorders, M.S.  

The following updates have been made:


CMDS 890


CMDS 891


CMDS 800

A six-hour pre-clinic workshop may be required for incoming Communication Disorders graduate students to develop the knowledge of clinical procedures as well as the mechanics of clinical writing.  There is no credit assigned to this workshop, however, an additional fee is required.  Offered fall and spring semesters.

Fall 2022
10/20/2022 School of Social and Behavioral Sciences Marriage and Family Therapy, M.S.  


Core Course 

PSYN 653 -  Family Systems Assessment is the approved core course.

PSYN 640 -  Practicum I - MFT is no longer the core course.

Fall 2022
10/20/2022 School of Social and Behavioral Sciences Counseling, School Counseling Certification, M.S. (In Teach Out)  


This program is no longer accepting new students.  The Teach out date is February 1, 2023. 

Fall 2022
10/20/2022 School of Social and Behavioral Sciences School of Social and Behavioral Sciences  



Cynthia Walley, Ph.D., Chair

Fall 2022