Teaching students and preparing them to lead in the 21st century is the mission
of Old Westbury...
The goal at Old Westbury is to prepare students to achieve their potential
and to create the career - and life - they imagine. Old Westbury
offers more than 40 degree opportunities, all well-respected and many with
prospects for students to engage in the real-world while they pursue their
For those who are undecided, the College offers skilled advisers to assist
you in making that decision. Further, our general education curriculum permits
you to take courses from a wide array of disciplines so that you can learn
more about yourself and your interests.
The key to academic success at Old Westbury is you.
Spend time asking questions, participating in group projects, and debating
the news of the day in class. Team up with a professor and conduct research
topical to your interests. Enroll in a Study Abroad program and experience
more of the world around you.
An Old Westbury education is an interactive one, and you will be challenged
to think outside the box as you pursue your field of study.