The School of Professional Studies at Columbia University spans the continuum from high school and pre-college students through lifelong learners with innovative offerings at the highest levels of academic excellence. Our Offerings include: Fourteen master’s degrees, focusing on emerging market needs, Seventeen certificate or certification programs, Courses in over 100 subject areas, Pre-college academic study for high school students with over 50 curricular options, ESL instruction through the American Language Program, Access to Arts and Sciences courses through the Auditing and Lifelong Learning Programs, and Summer Sessions for Columbia University.
The Interchurch Center, owned and managed under the auspices of several Christian organizations, is Morningside Heights’ largest office facility recognized for its ongoing art exhibits. Interchurch provides a working environment that is conducive to ecumenism and interreligious involvement.
Manhattan School of Music is a preeminent international conservatory of music granting bachelor of music, master of music, and doctor of musical arts degrees.
Morningside Area Alliance members include Barnard College, Cathedral of St. John the Divine, Columbia University, Corpus Christi, Interchurch Center, International House, Jewish Theological Seminary, Manhattan School of Music, The Riverside Church, St. Hilda’s & St. Hugh’s, Mt. Sinai St. Luke’s Hospital, Teachers College, Ulysses S. Grant Houses, and Union Theological Seminary.
The Riverside Church is an interdenominational, interracial, international, open, welcoming, and affirming church and congregation. Whoever you are: You are safe here. You are loved here. You are invited into full participation in our life together.
Teachers College, Columbia University, is the oldest and largest graduate school of education in the United States, and also perennially ranked among the nation’s best.
St. Hilda’s & St. Hugh’s is an independent, Episcopal school for boys and girls. Founded in 1950, the school endeavors to create and educate a community diverse in race, culture, and religious beliefs, preparing its students to make meaningful contributions to our global society. It is located in the Morningside Heights neighborhood of Manhattan’s Upper West Side.