Long Island University Post, better known as LIU Post, is a private university located in Marjorie Merriweather Post, Gold Coast, Long Island, New York City. It is accredited by the Middle states commission on Higher Education. The university is well-known to start the first ever professional school of accountancy in the USA.
Long Island University Post offers admissions in more than 150 programs. With the motto of dedicating everything to the city and the world, the university helps its students to find the right path of their life with 375 different types of degree courses and highly renowned athletic teams, belovedly called the Sharks.
LIU Post was ranked within the rank range of 196-255 among the best education schools by US News.
It received 43rd rank among the Best library and information studies institutes.
Ranked 319 in Best College for Athletics in America by Niche in 2020.
Ranked 407 in Most Diverse Colleges in America by Niche in 2020.
Ranked 161 in Clinical Psychology by US News in 2020
Ranked 186 in Computer Science by US News in 2020.
|Type of University||Private|
|Year of Establishment||1954|
The Long Island University was founded in 1926, and has two campuses, one at Brooklyn, and the other at Post. The beautiful and historic campus of LIU Post stretches through 330 acres of land, and contains a world famous theatre/concert hall known as Tilles center for the Performing Arts, along with the Bethpage Federal Credit Union Stadium.
It has more than 70 clubs, sports and athletic teams, and organizations for the students to join. 12 major types of feasts and traditions are celebrated at LIU Post for social recreation of the students. Along with the other facilities like bookstores, medical facilities, theatres and fitness centres, the University also has a specialised disability support services for reaching out to the physically challenged students in need.
Currently, around 1,200 students live on-campus of LIU Post. LIU Post has 8 different types of residential halls, each of them co-ed and with capacity ranging from 120 to 350 students. 3 different types of meal plans are available for the students living on campus. The various residence halls in the campus are:
Long Island University Post offers programs for four different undergraduate degrees which are BS, BFA, BA, and BM, in 47 different domains.
Among the graduate degrees, it provides MS, MA, MBA, MFA, MSW, MS Ed. and MPA degrees in 30 different majors. It also provides 10 different certification courses, and three doctoral courses in Information Studies, Interdisciplinary educational studies, and Psychology.
International students who want to seek admissions at Long Island University Post can follow the below-mentioned application details:
The estimated cost of attendance for international students to study at Long Island University Post is mentioned below:
|Type of Expenditure||Cost for one year (in USD)|
|Housing Rates||8,200 (4,100 per semester)|
|Meal Plan||4,938 (2,469 per semester)|
|Student Health Insurance||3,348|
The university offers international students scholarships to study in the USA. The International students are not allowed to apply for federal state aid, so they have to apply through college scholarship service (CSS).
For the scholarships provided by the university on the basis of merit, International students are eligible to be considered. Some of the scholarships provided are:
|Name of the Scholarship||Criteria|
|Admission Merit award||On the basis of CGPA obtained in the exam prior to admission|
|Alumni and Sibling Scholarship||Merit Based|
|Performing Arts Awards||For excellence in performing arts|
Apart from these, special scholarships are available for the Disadvantaged Students enrolled in MSW courses.
The Alumni of the Liu Post university are offered the following unique benefits:
Some of the notable alumni of the university are Linda E. Ampere, David Antin, Robert Arning, Stanley Barshay, among others.
According to a survey, the graduates from LIU Post earn an average salary of USD 71,000. The highest salary recorded is USD 105,000 for the position of Project Manager, IT. Other positions earning more than the average salary are Director of Operations (USD 95,000) and Senior Accountant (USD 73,000)
|Institution Type||Private (Not for Profit)|
|Average Cost of Attendance||$36,750 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||2 : 1|
|Long Island University Post Enrollment||9713|
|Average Graduation Rate||37.9%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Post Graduate Program||$36,750 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$2,000 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$13,720 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$2,500 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$25,000 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$2,500 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$5,500 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$5,500 / Year|
|Middle States Commission on Higher Education|
|Program Wise Accreditations|
|Medicine Programs||Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology|
|Nursing Programs||Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education|
|Nursing Programs||New York State Board of Regents|
|Pharmacy Programs||Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education|
|Physiotherapy Programs||American Physical Therapy Association|
|Psychology Programs||American Psychological Association|
|Programs||Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics|
|Programs||American Occupational Therapy Association|
|Programs||American Speech-Language-Hearing Association|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary