About Medgar Evers College


The college is proud of the strong academic programs offered through its four Schools. We provide a solid foundation of general education to prepare our students to achieve personal and academic goals, through an approach that is fundamentally qualitative and transformative with a student-centered curriculum. We believe that education has the power to positively transform the lives of individuals and is the right of all individuals in the pursuit of self-actualization. Consequently, the College's mission is to develop and maintain high quality, professional, career-oriented undergraduate degree programs.


Medgar Evers College is a college of the community.  Our stakeholders are heavily invested in its success and they deserve to see the possibilities of higher education in our community.


Medgar Evers College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs, the Council on Social Work Education, the

College Catalog

The Medgar Evers College Catalog is for the guidance of applicants, students, and faculty. Students should consult the Schedule of Classes each semester and/or Edutrac for changes.


Medgar Evers College has the distinction of being the youngest of the four-year senior colleges in The City University of New York. In the early 1960's, the Central Brooklyn community recognized the need and expressed a desire for a local public college.