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Study at College of Saint Elizabeth

The College of Saint Elizabeth, or CSE, was established by the Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth in 1899. This Roman Catholic private liberal arts institute for women is located on a 200-acre wooded campus in Morris County, New Jersey. Men are offered Enrolment as part-time students in some programs of study.

The College of Saint Elizabeth awards bachelor's and master's degrees in arts, science, and education, apart from minors and certificate programs in various fields. The academic divisions of CSE include:

  • Center for Catholic Women's History
  • Center for Theological and Spiritual Development
  • Holocaust Education Resource Center
  • School of Graduate and Continuing Studies
  • Women's College
The athletics department of College of Saint Elizabeth fields teams in basketball, cross country, lacrosse, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, and volleyball. The teams, known as the Eagles, are members of the North Atlantic Conference and the North Eastern Athletic Conference.

Profile of College of Saint Elizabeth

Students attend College of Saint Elizabeth in Morristown, NJ, a large suburb. The school is proud of its Roman Catholic status. College of Saint Elizabeth is a private, not-for-profit institution. The school degrees go up to the Doctoral degree.

Course Topics

College of Saint Elizabeth is known for its programs in education and teaching.

College of Saint Elizabeth Selectivity

The school is selective and does not offer open admission. Three quarters of students in 2007 had SAT verbal scores of at least 390. Half of math SAT scores of accepted students fell between 370 and 490.


The school has a tenure system for senior faculty.

Student Enrolment

There are 2, 044 students at College of Saint Elizabeth . A large number of students at the school are 40 years old or older. A very high share of students at College of Saint Elizabeth are female.

Student Life

Full-time students are the norm at the school. College of Saint Elizabeth offers dorm rooms to a higher percentage of its students than do most colleges. The school offers students meal plans. College of Saint Elizabeth values student athletics, and belongs to the Other.

The school reports its educational mission is:

"The mission of the College of Saint Elizabeth is to be a community of learning in the Catholic liberal arts tradition for students of diverse ages, backgrounds and cultures. Characterized by a strong Catholic identity and values, the College is committed to scholarship and critical inquiry. It fosters just and ethical relationships and the promotion of women as full partners in society in all its programs, including those which enroll both women and men. With quality teaching as a primary activity and the development of leardership in a spirit of service and social responsibility for others, the College promtoes a caring persoal environment where studetns learn by example as well as by participation throughout their educational experience. The College is sponsored by the Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth, Convent Station, New Jersey. "

College of Saint Elizabeth Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Education and Teaching250teacher education, education courses, educational administration, teacher ed
Business and Management81business management
Nursing and Emergency Medicine63registered nursing
Religion and Philosophy56theological and ministerial studies, theology, youth ministry
Liberal Arts52interdisciplinary studies, English, history, sociology, American studies, Spanish language, international studies
Therapy and Counselling38psychology, Counselling psychology
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy23dietetics and clinical nutrition, dietitian
Media18communication studies
Science14biology, biochemistry, chemistry
Art Studies8art studies
Medical administration6health care administration
Computer Science and Engineering2computer science
Family and Social Work2food and related services

Contact: College of Saint Elizabeth

College of Saint Elizabeth

2 Convent Rd

Morristown, NJ 07960-6989

General Phone: (973) 290-4000


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