Renovations Begin on
NewYork-Presbyterian Iona School of Health Sciences

Left to right: William C. Fredericks, Bronxville Trustee; Helen Knapp, Bronxville Trustee; Mary C. Marvin, Bronxville Mayor; Seamus Carey, Ph.D., Iona President; Wilhelmina Manzano, NewYork-Presbyterian Group SVP and Chief Nursing Executive; Mary Taylor Behrens, Bronxville Trustee; and Darrell P. Wheeler, Ph.D., MPH, ACSW, Iona Provost. (Photo credit Lea Carpanzano/Iona College.)


Renovations are now underway on the future home of the NewYork-Presbyterian Iona School of Health Sciences in Bronxville, N.Y. Offering a cutting-edge education in state-of-the-art new facilities, classes on Iona’s second campus are expected to commence Spring 2023

Iona College is building this premier new school of health sciences in collaboration with NewYork-Presbyterian to develop the next generation of world-class health care professionals. Supported by a $20 million gift from NewYork-Presbyterian, the school offers an innovative new vision for collaborative health care education, modern workforce development and community care.


NewYork-Presbyterian is ranked the #1 hospital in New York, according to U.S. News & World Report. NewYork-Presbyterian is also consistently recognized as a leader in medical education, groundbreaking research, and innovative, patient-centered clinical care in collaboration with two renowned medical schools, Weill Cornell Medicine and Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons.


Degrees are currently being offered through the NewYork-Presbyterian Iona School of Health Sciences in Nursing (BS); Social Work (BS); Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology (BA); Occupational Therapy (MS); Communication Sciences & Disorders (MA); Marriage & Family Therapy (MS); and Mental Health Counseling (MA). Direct-entry admission, pending fulfillment of program-specific requirements, is available for the Nursing, Occupational Therapy, and Communication Sciences & Disorders programs.