NAAAHR-GNY is pleased to provide its members with educational opportunities, professional development and provide assistance with career transitions when needed.
Strategic programming designed to provide members with the tools to be a more effective HR professional, foster personal and professional growth, align yourself as a strategic partner in your organization, and gain competitive advantage.
Earn recertification credits towards the PHR/SPHR designation for select general body meetings and special programs.
Develop Leadership Skills
Gain and develop leadership skills through service on the Chapter board and special committees. Active participation in the chapter provides members with the opportunity to develop key relationships with fellow chapter members and help shape the development of the organization and the future of the HR profession.
National Association of African Americans in Human Resources, Greater New York (NAAAHR-GNY) and Marist College are proud to announce an academic partnership. The goal of this partnership is to provide a high-quality education and professional development services to assist NAAAHR members in achieving their personal and professional goals. As a result of this partnership, NAAAHR members, along with their families, will have the opportunity to engage in active learning through the pursuit of graduate and adult undergraduate degree programs offered at the Marist College campus in Poughkeepsie, our satellite locations throughout New York State, or online.
SPECIAL pricing for National Association of African Americans in Human Resources Members
Marist recognizes the importance of providing affordable educational opportunities. NAAAHR members, along with their families, will receive the following benefits:
1) a 25% tuition discount on most graduate and adult undergraduate degree programs
2) application fees will be waived for all degree programs
NAAAHR members are encouraged to contact the Marist College Office of Graduate and Adult Enrollment at to learn more about programs and application requirements.
Marist College is located on a 180-acre campus that overlooks the majestic Hudson River midway between New York City and Albany , in Poughkeepsie , New York . Founded in 1929, the College is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Higher Education, and recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. The Princeton Review named Marist one of the best 368 colleges in the country and Forbes and The Princeton Review call Marist one of the “25 most connected campuses” in America. U.S. News & World Report consistently places Marist in its top tier. Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Magazine and Barron’s call us one of the nation’s best buys in college education. Yahoo! Internet Life magazine selected Marist for its list of the 100 most wired campuses in the nation. The John Templeton Foundation placed us on its elite honor roll of only 100 academic institutions noted for teaching character development.
MARIST SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT
In a 2009 survey of over 19,000 business students, Entrepreneur Magazine and The Princeton Review named Marist College ’s School of Management as a top 15 school for general management programs. The School is also listed as one of the top 290 business schools in the world by The Princeton Review. Both the undergraduate and graduate business programs at Marist are accredited by AACSB International (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), the premier accrediting organization for business schools worldwide. Only thirty percent of all business programs in the United States have earned this prestigious recognition for high quality standards relating to curriculum, faculty resources, admissions, degree requirements, library and computer facilities, financial resources, and a mission-linked intellectual climate. In addition, Marist College holds the distinction of being the first college in New York State to offer its Master of Business Administration (MBA) program exclusively online.
Marist College offers both on-site and online courses and programs for adult learners at the graduate and adult undergraduate levels. To be eligible for the tuition discount, NAAAHR members must submit proof of membership with their application in addition to the required support documents as indicated at www.marist.edu/admission.
- Master of Public Administration, MPA*
- Master of Business Administration, MBA*
- Master of Arts: Professional Teaching Certification*
- Master of Education, M.Ed.
- MA in Communication*
- MS in Software Development
- MS in Information Systems*
- MS in Technology Management*
Adult Undergraduate Programs
Adult students (ages 22+) may enroll in any of the traditional majors offered at the main campus. There are approximately 1,000 adult students enrolled in more than 35 undergraduate programs. In addition, Marist’s School of Global and Professional Programs offers the following programs exclusively to adult students:
- BA/BS Degree Completion Program*
- Organizational Leadership and Communication Degree Completion Program
- BS in Social Work Degree Completion Program
- BA in Psychology Degree Completion Program
* offered in an online format
For more information please contact:
Marist Office of Graduate & Adult Enrollment
Career Coaching and Outplacement Assistance
NAAAHR Greater New York is proud of it’s partnership with the Five O’Clock Club, America ’s Premier Career-Coaching and Outplacement Service. With this partnership, NAAAHR-GNY members are able to who avail themselves of the Five O’Clock Clubs services, such as Job-Search Strategy Groups; Private Coaching; Books and Audio CDs and other Membership information – without cost. Members most submit an application with NAAAHR-GNY to be able to take advantage of this opportunity, and most be in the field of Human Resources.
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NAAAHR-GNY has monthly meetings that have high-level presenters with riveting topics. Whenever possible, we seek HRCI certification so that our members who have obtained PHR, SPHR, GPHR designations may get credit toward recertification.